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    1. Green Living Center: Fabrics
    USA
    In addition to the chemicals used in the manufacturing of textiles, the pesticides, chemical fertilizers, and herbicides used in growing cotton also adversely affect public ...
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    2. Green Living Center: Landscaping and Gardening Your Home--The Basics
    USA
    Healthy landscaping and gardening starts with healthy soil. The quality of the soil directly affects the health of the plant and animal life it supports. ...
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    3. Manifesto For Seeds
    High impact manifesto on behalf of seeds, their heritage, meaning, threatened status. Rants against governmental/corporate debasement of these "capsules of life." I can supply plain ...
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    4. A Campaign of Reassuring Falsehoods
    Evidently the permanent government in the U.S. now sees dioxin in the food supply as a threat to itself because it has begun a new ...
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    5. Healthier Food for Us and the Planet
    Benefits of eating organic food, along with list of top 12 foods to buy organic. ...
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    6. Organics: Beyond
    It's 4:30 a.m. in Waunakee, and Reggie Destree is out gauging the flight of the asparagus beetle. He is also watching for corn borers and ...
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    7. Oz Farm News
    Fast, efficient and comprehensive news and information service on Australian Farming and Regional Communities. Rapid access to over 100 topics on farming, livestock, crops, food, ...
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    8. Studying A Town To Death
    Lompoc, California is a small city of 42,000 people that lies within a valley along California's central coast, about 100 miles above Los Angeles. Lompoc ...
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    9. 1998: A Watershed Year for the Carbohydrate Economy?
    150 years ago, ours was a carbohydrate economy. Clothes, houses, vehicles, chemicals, dyes, and inks were derived from plants. Now nearly every product produced is ...
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    10. Biodiversity and Your Food
    What we eat and the foods we buy dramatically influence the health of the environment. It is not just individual acts that can be harmful; ...
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    11. Biotech: The Pendulum Swings Back
    In recent months, opposition to genetically modified (GM) foods has exploded in both Europe and Asia. A powerful consumer/farmer backlash has spread across Europe and ...
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    12. Bull in a China Shop
    China
    The World Bank is pushing beef in China, but the critics aren't swallowing ...
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    13. Certified Organic
    Stamp Of Approval: New government rules will define ‘organic.’ The sale of these fruits, veggies and snack foods has soared, but we still aren’t sure ...
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    14. Excrement Happens -- Part 1
    Recently we came upon a history of the management of human excreta -- urine and feces -- starting back in the mists of time and ...
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    15. Fruit of the Vine: A Surging Organic Industry Delivers Natural Wine -- Without the Headaches
    Headaches or other ailments that arise after wine consumption usually have less to do with the alcohol, and more to do with the unseen chemicals ...
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    16. Genetically Altering The World's Food
    On January 14, after an 8-year scientific review, Canada rejected Monsanto corporation's request for approval of its genetically altered milk hormone, rBGH, a drug that ...
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    17. Pesticides In The News
    Pesticides continue to produce unpleasant surprises around the world. ...
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    18. Proposed Organic Rule Fumes Farmers: But There's Hope
    Back in 1990 when Congress passed the Organic Foods Production Act, organic growers celebrated. Now, as the law is about to take effect, they're livid. ...
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    19. Resurrecting the Ugly American
    "Attempts to forge the world's first treaty to regulate trade in genetically modified products failed this morning when the United States and five other big ...
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    20. The Bad Seed
    Monsanto Corporation of St. Louis has been maneuvering for more than a decade to dominate the world's supply of seed for staple crops (corn, soybeans, ...
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