INVESTORS ARE GRABBING A JAPAN...

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[Translate] TAKE PART DAILY Activists tracking these deals say rich countries are buying up land—93 million acres—and displacing...

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Four Ways Mexico’s Indigenous ...

Aug 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food How can we get the most out of our farmland without harming the planet? I traveled to rural Mexico to learn from...

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People Are Dying from Contamin...

Aug 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A sweeping food safety reform bill was passed five years ago, but not a single new rule has yet been implemented — and...

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THE TRUTH ABOUT BAGGED LETTUCE

Aug 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Blue Marble MOTHER JONES Sure, prepackaged salad greens are convenient. But are they good for you and for the planet? —By...

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SELLING UGLY FRUITS AND VEGETA...

Aug 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Jordan Figueiredo Jordan Figueiredo wants you to be able to buy these amorous...

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NEW MONSANTO SPRAY KILLS BUGS ...

Aug 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Tom Philpott   MOTHER JONES B Brown/Shutterstock In a fascinating long piece in MIT Technology Review, Antonio Regalado...

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MEAT EATERS ARE THE NUMBER ONE...

Aug 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   A meat-inclusive diet often comes with a side of environmental...

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THE MIDWEST’S CORN FIELD...

Aug 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] PXLated GRIST By Tom Philpott This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the...

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DESTRUCTION OF OUR SOIL IS MOR...

Aug 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Press Release: Dr John Baker   An international soil scientist says restocking the world’s arable soil with...

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FEDERAL JUDGE RULES IDAHO AG-G...

Aug 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Charlie Litchfield, FILE A line of Holstein dairy cows feed through...

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COLOSSAL GREEN VALUE FARM FLUO...

Aug 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] INHABITAT     <p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p> The colossal 2,100 square meter factory has...

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EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ...

Jul 31, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock   By Amelia Urry   GRIST Aquaculture is booming: As of 2012, we produce more farmed fish than beef...

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Temple Grandin digs in on the ...

Jul 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Red Maxwell By Nathanael Johnson Temple Grandin, an animal scientist who teaches at Colorado State University, works to...

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8 Vegetables That Are Better t...

Jul 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food Cooking vegetables can often bring out their health benefits, but to maximize the cancer-fighting potential of some...

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One of the Healthiest Foods Yo...

Jul 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] It’s also tasty and easy to prepare. By Alan Christianson / Huffington Post  VIA ALTERNET Are You Eating Buckwheat?...

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BRAD PITT WANTS YOU TO KNOW SO...

Jul 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food Brad Pitt Wants You to Know Something Horrible About Costco “Cramming hens into cages for their entire lives...

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ONE SIMPLE WAY TO GET FRESH FO...

Jul 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Sam P.K. Collins THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   For the last three years, Sasha Purpura has been a Robin Hood...

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THE URBAN FARMING TREND THAT&#...

Jul 16, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Climate by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Green City Growers In May of 2001, Boston Red Sox coach John...

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WILL THE WORST BIRD FLU OUTBRE...

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[Translate] The outbreak has required that farmers resort to fire-extinguisher foam to kill off infected flocks. Can commercial farms...

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WHAT’S YOUR TAKE ON STEA...

Jul 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock We’re asking the tough questions on meat By Nathanael Johnson GRIST We’re about to take a deep dive into the...

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A NATURAL SYSTEM AND AN AGRICU...

Jul 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Staff, The Source Project | Op-Ed (Image: The Source Project)Working with Kheti Virasat Mission, Amarjeet Sharma has...

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COOKING AND DINING KIT WITH TH...

Jul 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Products The LifeEdited apartment could do seated dinners for 12, made possible by the...

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5 Superfoods to Maximize Your ...

Jul 3, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] There are many sources of protein — and they’re not all from meat and seafood alone. You can get your daily protein...

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GOP BUDGET CUTS LIMIT CHOICES ...

Jun 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Joshua Ferrer  CAMPAIGN FOR AMERICA’S FUTURE Beth Hughes of Tippecanoe County, Ind., is raising three kids with a...

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Ryan Gosling: What Costco Does...

Jun 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The actor calls it “appalling” that Costco markets eggs “with deceptive labeling on cartons featuring graphics of...

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NEW RESEARCH WARNS OF CATASTRO...

Jun 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Joe Romm  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   New research supported by the United Kingdom’s Foreign Office and...

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RISE IN CO2 COULD RESTRICT GRO...

Jun 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     Food stalls at a market in Kamuli, eastern Uganda....

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AMAZING PHOTOSYNTHETIC FURNITU...

Jun 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Algae Whiz By Grist staff Most furniture is pretty damn one-note. That chair? It just suspends a relaxed rear. A table?...

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MEET MORINGA, THE (LASTEST) WO...

Jun 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Harvesting moringa    Kuli Kuli Meet moringa, By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST I have an involuntary reflex to the word...

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DID YOU KNOW ABOUT COMPANION P...

Jun 16, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Casey Coates Danson   Companion planting helps us place plants that have a beneficial relationship to one another...

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