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State Ag Departments Banning Hormone-Free Labels on Milk

State Ag Departments Banning Hormone-Free Labels on Milk

A quick glance at milk carton’s label let’s us know if the milk has not been made with artificial bovine hormone (rBGH).  Unfortunately, milk carton labels that state the milk does not come from rBGH cows are being banned by heads of the agriculture departments in Pennsylvania (with Ohio following suit).

November 11, 2007

A New Generation of Frankenfoods

A New Generation of Frankenfoods

Most genetically modified food on the market doesn't come from the produce section, but from processed foods containing corn, soy and wheat. But the possibility of adding nutrients like calcium or omega-3 fatty acids, or making plants like wheat or peanuts hypoallergenic, provides consumers with more of an incentive to welcome GMOs into their lives. The new wave of GMOs also comes with promises from companies like Monsanto that they're safer and more thoroughly tested than their predecessors.

October 23, 2007

The Value of Weeds

The Value of Weeds

A beautiful lawn is the setting for the American dream. Thanks to modern chemistry, it's easier and cheaper than ever to obtain the picture-perfect grassy green setting for your humble abode.  But what are the consequences?

September 7, 2007

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