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On May 5, more than 50 farmworkers outside of Bakersfield, California, were exposed to a highly toxic pesticide that apparently drifted from a nearby field….

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[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters mushroom for improvement GRIST.ORG Bee populations have been in flux for the past decade....

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CAN MUSHROOMS SAVE THE HONEY B...

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[Translate] Briefly Stuff that matters mushroom for improvement To save the honey bee, researchers are turning to mushrooms. Bee...

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[Translate] THEDIRT.ASLA.ORG  Jared Green Deep in the woods southwest of Atlanta, Serenbe is a unique designed community — a...

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Apr 30, 2017 by

[Translate] The Dirt Contributor What’s left of the world’s biodiversity in protected areas / © 2017 Richard J. Weller, Claire Hoch,...

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[Translate] THEDIRTASLA,ORG   Aaron King The western hemisphere’s conflict zones / © 2017 Richard J. Weller, Claire Hoch, and Chieh...

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[Translate] Local Peace Economy There is nothing inevitable about the demise of rural America. By Sarah van Gelder / AlterNet Photo...

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[Translate] Climate & Energy, State of the World  Julie Potyraj WORLDWATCH.ORG Due to long hours outdoors, interacting with heavy...

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[Translate]     Ken Roseboro   ECOWATCH.COM Glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto‘s Roundup herbicide, is...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The cultivation of wheat comes at a heavy environmental...

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[Translate] Environment The proposed remarriage of two agrochemical giants with dark histories promises more bad things. By Will...

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[Translate] Briefly   GRIST.ORG Stuff that matters We’re sunk Reuters/Lucy Nicholson A NASA report released Wednesday found...

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U.S. FACES ‘ABRUPT AND S...

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[Translate]   By Alex Kirby / Climate News Network     Scientists predict that U.S. wheat crops will suffer serious damage by...

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[Translate] Erin Connelly WORLDWATCH.ORG Fast-tracking nature’s design solutions to foster sustainability breakthroughs with the...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  J.R. Taylor The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative / Image: Michelle & Chris Gerard America’s First...

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ONLINE CALCULATOR HELPS CUT FA...

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[Translate] By Kieran Cooke / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The Cool Farm Tool is boosting production while cutting carbon...

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Dec 12, 2016 by

[Translate] Less meat, higher yields, open minds, and the right incentives are among the realistic solutions experts see. A boy...

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EXECUTIVE ORDER — ADVANC...

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[Translate] The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release November 04, 2016 EXECUTIVE ORDER – –...

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OVERPOPULATION: WHERE DO WE PU...

Dec 4, 2016 by

[Translate] Earth & Energy FUTURISM Getty Images In Brief The dangers and ills of overpopulation can be circumvented through...

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Court Fails to Protect Bees an...

Dec 1, 2016 by

[Translate] Environment Pesticide-coated seeds remain unregulated by EPA as pollinator populations plummet Center for Food Safety  ...

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Nov 27, 2016 by

[Translate] Food Their fundamental premise is that the value of farmland lies in its contribution to food production, lasting...

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[Translate]  by: L.J. Devon, Staff Writer  NATURAL NEWS (NaturalNews) As universities across the country hold cry-ins, counseling...

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[Translate] Heidi Petersen   THE DIRT Farmers at Grow Dat Farm / Claire Bangser In New Orleans’ City Park, Grow Dat Youth Farm...

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[Translate]   By Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Foreign Policy in Focus | Report (Photo: Pascal Frei; Edited: LW / TO) The consolidation of...

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DECLINE OF BEES FORCED CHINA&#...

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[Translate] Dave Goulson  CHINA DIALOGUE.NET The decline of wild bees in China threatens more than just its apple and pear harvests,...

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[Translate]   HEALTHNUT NEWS September 30th, 2016 By Dr. Joseph Mercola Guest writer for Wake Up World As you may recall, the Zika...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     African farmers using cattle to thresh wheat in Eritrea, a...

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[Translate] Food A scary future for farmers around the world. By Katherine Paul / AlterNet NEW YORK CITY – MAY 23 2015:...

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[Translate] A federal program is bringing solar energy and other green technology to farms and small communities. (Photo: Robert...

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[Translate] Environment A little-known program under federal environment law is being used to permit oil and gas companies to inject...

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