Time for a Crop Swap

Time for a Crop Swap

Another kind of food swap exists – it’s one I think many communities could easily embrace: a crop swap!

Challenge Yourself to Waste Less

Challenge Yourself to Waste Less

July 18, 2011 No time like the present to change some old habits into ones that not only are beneficial to you, but ultimately to the planet as well. GOOD magazine is holding a 30-day challenge this month and it is one we all can participate in each and every day: Waste Less. “…the average […]

Major International Hurdle to Allow GM Labeling Removed

Major International Hurdle to Allow GM Labeling Removed

In a stunning reversal, the U.S. Delegation of the Commission removed their opposition to allow GM labeling as a right of nations to pursue.

‘Artificial Meat’ to the Rescue?

‘Artificial Meat’ to the Rescue?

If there’s a future for commercially grown ‘artificial meat’— some scientists believe may be possible in a few years—they are going to need a different name.

There’s Corn In Them There Hills

There’s Corn In Them There Hills

Channeling America’s largest growing commodity crop—corn—40% of it to be exact—toward ethanol production for fuel, may be less than a stellar idea.