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[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Jodie Gummow As Earth’s resources fall into ecological deficit, it’s time to inspect our...

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Climate and Economy Fan Flames...

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[Translate] Posted on Aug 22, 2014     Burn scars: a swath of forest destroyed by wildfire in northern Spain. Photo by DM Molina...

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California Drought Stings Bees...

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[Translate]  | By By TERENCE CHEA LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — California’s record drought hasn’t been sweet to honeybees,...

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Build a $300 underground green...

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[Translate] Growers in colder climates often utilize various approaches to extend the growing season or to give their crops a boost,...

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These folks feed their family ...

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[Translate] Danielle McClung By Sara Bernard   GRIST   When Dennis and Danielle McClung bought a foreclosed home in Mesa, Ariz., in...

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Why Cows Are the 800 Lb. Goril...

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[Translate]   Food   AlterNet / By Clarissa A. León Photo Credit: Charles Henry/ Flickr.com The impact of climate change has some...

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Climate Change Heralds End of ...

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[Translate] Posted on Aug 14, 2014     Arid landscape in the former ‘Fertile Crescent’ area of southwest Syria. Photo by Simone...

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New Rules Could Block Biofuel’...

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[Translate]       The US approved the invasive giant reed (Arundo donax) as a biofuel crop. Photo by H Zell via Wikimedia Commons By...

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Teaching a humongous foundatio...

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[Translate]   Opening the Gates By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Nikki Burch These days, Sam Dryden speaks in a soft whisper. When I...

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The little seed library that c...

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[Translate]   By Heather Smith   GRIST donkeycart It seemed like one of the most wholesome, homespun things that a local library...

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From clean rooms to grow rooms...

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[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Living / Lawn & Garden Screen capture Panasonic Tech companies that are more familiar...

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GMOs Are Killing the Bees, But...

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[Translate]  By Ronnie Cummins and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | News Analysis   TRUTHOUT “It is ironic to...

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Generosity Farm: When young fa...

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[Translate] Sami Grover (@samigrover)  treehugger Living / Green Boomer Video screen capture Generosity Farm photo Young farmers...

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Indigenous Seed Savers Gather ...

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[Translate]   By Erin Sagen, YES! Magazine | Report (Image: Seed saving via Shutterstock)On top of a rugged Andean mountain situated...

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Single experimental tree produ...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Science / Sustainable Agriculture © Sam Van Aken Imagine a mythical tree that grows not...

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What I learned from six months...

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[Translate]   By Nathanael Johnson  GRIST Grist / Shutterstock / Giuseppe Arcimboldo About a third of the way through this...

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Nicotine-like pesticide blamed...

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[Translate] Christine Lepisto (@greenanswer)   GRIST Science / Sustainable Agriculture Promo image Environmental Pollution Journal In...

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5 ways to improve global food ...

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[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot)  TREEHUGGER Science / Sustainable Agriculture © Manon Verchot || Rice farmers in Malang,...

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Win-Win Way to Aid Food Securi...

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[Translate]     Water pressure: rice fields in China use huge amounts of irrigation water. Photo by Chensiyuan via Wikimedia Commons...

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Help Value the World’s Ecosyst...

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[Translate] 07/24/2014 by Karen Grajales  THE DIRT The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), an...

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Organic food’s dirty secret: W...

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[Translate] Just because food is labeled organic doesn’t mean it’s what you’re expecting, journalist Peter Laufer...

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Impotent roosters wreak havoc ...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food CC BY 2.0 Natesh Ramasamy Meat consumers are worried that there...

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This former semiconductor fact...

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[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Technology / Clean Technology © GE Reports This indoor Japanese farm uses LED lights and...

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The Weird And Wonderful World ...

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[Translate] By Annie-Rose Strasser CLIMATE PROGRESS In an unassuming industrial park on a flat landscape, off a service road lined...

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Syngenta seeks exemption from ...

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[Translate] Sami Grover (@samigrover)   GRIST Science / Sustainable Agriculture CC BY 2.0 coniferconifer When Europe approved a...

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The secret to richer, carbon-c...

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[Translate] By Nathanael Johnson Kelsey Amelia Bates Imagine if someone invented machines to suck carbon out of the atmosphere —...

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Not Eating Meat Can Cut Your F...

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[Translate] By Katie Valentine  TRUTHOUT CREDIT: AP Photo/Dean Fosdick If you’re trying to reduce your carbon footprint, you may want...

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Could Drones Finally Expose On...

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[Translate] By Tara Culp-Ressler TRUTHOUT The promotional video for a proposed investigative project on factory farms CREDIT:...

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Bee-Ware! Everything we know a...

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[Translate]   Bee-ware! By John Upton Shutterstock Neonicotinoid pesticides are great at killing insect pests, which helps to...

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Don’t Forget Butterflies! Our ...

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[Translate] When President Obama signed an order last week creating a task force that will seek to promote pollinator health,...

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