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Awareness Index Up: Climate Change, Farm Workers Exploitation

Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, have determined that the accelerated increase in atmospheric nitrous oxide in the last few decades has been caused by synthetic nitrogen fertilizer use. In other words, The Science has spoken again, and established beyond … Continue reading

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Beware Of Farm Slavery

Time for us, consumers, to truly question what our dollars buy. Most of us have a huge blind spot regarding the origin of the food we eat: who plants, grows and harvests it? How much are they getting paid? What working conditions do they experience day in day out? The reality is as bleak in the 21st century as it’s been through U.S. history. And organic agriculture has yet to make a dent in it. Continue reading

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