agriculture

A “New Vision for Agriculture” hurts small farmers while Big Ag profits

December 21, 2016 Leave a comment
A “New Vision for Agriculture” hurts small farmers while Big Ag profits

 

by Faith Attaguile

Agribusiness giants are always on the prowl, looking for ways to increase profits and guarantee supply chain security. In Asia, Africa and Latin America, they’ve found new ways to work the ...

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Cowspiracy: Fake facts and fall-guy “truths”

July 21, 2016 Leave a comment
<em>Cowspiracy</em>: Fake facts and fall-guy “truths”

 

by Faith Attaguile

Before we begin, know this: I’m a vegetarian. Well, sort of. I’m a vegetarian when I’m not sure where the meat on my plate comes from or how the animal ...

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Big Ag’s toxic legacy: Broken soils, cokehead cows

June 19, 2016 Leave a comment
Big Ag’s toxic legacy:  Broken soils, cokehead cows

by Faith Attaguile

If I could sum up what’s wrong with our food production and distribution system today, I’d have to say it’s that farmers no longer control the farm. Big Ag does. And folks, ...

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Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for August

August 31, 2014 Leave a comment
Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for August

 

 

 

Don’t  miss our picks for cutting-edge stories in August! From the GMO debate to urban agriculture to the struggle to protect our planet -- here they are …

 

 

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