Janis Levy

14 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 4 Followers | @janislevy1 | Keep up with Janis Levy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Janis Levy”

Gut-Wrenching: New Studies Reveal the Insidious Effects of Glyphosate

By Pamela Coleman, PhD<br>Farm and Food Policy Analyst<br>The Cornucopia Institute<p><i>Credit: Tim McCabe, USDA NRCS</i><p>Glyphosate is the active ingredient in one of …

Farm to Fork Across America: Quality U.S. Grown Food IS Our Homeland Security

<b>Co-authored by Lee Glenn</b><p>Winding my way from Reno, down some of the most scenic highways in California, redwood, pine and fir greened the way to Heaven and Earth Farm as I traveled to meet legendary farmer, teacher and soil scientist Amigo Bob Cantisano. A ninth generation Californian, he bears the …

Agriculture

The Bad Seed: The Health Risks of Genetically Modified Corn

With symptoms including headaches, nausea, rashes, and fatigue, Caitlin Shetterly visited doctor after doctor searching for a cure for what ailed her. What she found, after years of misery and bafflement, was as unlikely as it was utterly common.<p>The office of allergist Paris Mansmann, MD, sits on a …

Agriculture

Asia curbs US imports of wheat after genetically modified sample found

The discovery of rogue genetically modified wheat in a farmer's field in Oregon shook global confidence in the safety of America's food supply on …

Monsanto Protection Act May Soon Be Repealed Thanks to Activism

The so-called Monsanto Protection Act signed into law earlier this year caused such an outrage that people around the world are planning to protest …

New App Lets You Boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto And More By Scanning Your Shopping Cart

In her keynote speech at last year’s annual Netroots Nation gathering, Darcy Burner pitched a seemingly simple idea to the thousands of bloggers and web developers in the audience. The former Microsoft programmer and congressional candidate proposed a smartphone app allowing shoppers to swipe …

Nearly 1,000 protesters turn out for Dallas' March Against Monsanto

On May 25, Dallas joined 435 cities around the world in a March Against Monsanto, to protest the agribusiness giant's genetic and financial …

March against Monsanto: Rallying for our future

As the diverse crowd gathered in New York City’s Union Square on an unseasonably cold and rainy Memorial Day weekend – just as they did in hundreds …

Protestors All Over The World March Against Monsanto

People carry signs during a protest against Monsanto in Montpelier, Vt. on Saturday, May 25, 2013.<p>AP<p>LOS ANGELES (AP) — Protesters rallied in dozens of cities Saturday as part of a global protest against seed giant Monsanto and the genetically modified food it produces, organizers said.<p>Organizers …

Agriculture

800 Scientists Demand Global GMO "Experiment" End

Did you hear about the 800 esteemed scientists who came together and <b>demanded the production of genetically modified crops and products be stopped</b>? …