Applying Compost To Soil Can H...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS People stroll past a pile of organic products at Grow Compost of Vermont, Tuesday,...

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Climate Renews Famine Risk to ...

Oct 20, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Posted on Oct 20, 2014 By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network  TRUTHDIG     Lack of water is a real concern for people in...

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Save the climate, pay a farmer

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[Translate] Robert Couse-Baker By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST   If you just pay attention to the headlines — politicians squabble as we...

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Monsanto’s Roundup Linke...

Oct 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] This herbicide has become the foundation for an entirely novel approach to farming – biotech agriculture –...

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Pesticide use by farmers linke...

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[Translate] Ginnie Peters Matt Peters, a fourth-generation farmer in Dallas County, Iowa, took his own life in May 2011. The Peters...

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Should big business get out of...

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[Translate] Grist / Shutterstock Hungry, hungry humans By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Let’s pretend we are the members of a committee...

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This Amish paradise goes beyon...

Oct 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Bob Jagendorf By Liz Core  GRIST Amish farmers could teach us a thing or two about agriculture. Lesson No. 1: You can...

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Going vegetarian can cut your ...

Oct 4, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock The thin edge of the veg By John Upton   GRIST The agricultural industry is a heavy global warmer,...

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In the cities of the future, s...

Oct 4, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] MGA By Liz Core  GRIST If you live in a city, it’s high time to start making room, people. World population is over 7...

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Unchecked Warming To Dust-Bowl...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm    CLIMATE PROGRESS The unprecedented drought in California will become commonplace for the Southwest,...

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California just entered its fo...

Oct 2, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The 2014 water year was California’s driest since 1977 VIDEO Lindsay Abrams SALON.COM   California just...

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Across the US, Cities Struggle...

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[Translate] by Sena Christian –  EARTH ISLAND JOURNAL Widespread interest in urban agriculture is forcing local authorities to...

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Can You Guess How Many Gallons...

Oct 1, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]       According to Mother Jones, avocados and almonds are pretty much guilty pleasures when you think about how much...

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The Book of Trans-Genesis: Pro...

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[Translate]   By Roberto Rodriguez, Truthout | News Analysis REPRINTED WITH PERMISSION FROM TRUTHOUT.ORG (Image: Placing seeds via...

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California May Heavily Restric...

Sep 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  | By SCOTT SMITH  HUFFINGTON POST Posted: 09/25/2014 6:30 pm EDT Updated: 09/26/2014 8:59 am EDT FRESNO, Calif. (AP) —...

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California Burning Points to M...

Sep 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]     Razed alarm: Wildfire rages through part of California’s Yosemite National Park this month. Photo by PBJamesPhoto via...

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Researchers Are Using ‘Bee Doc...

Sep 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS A honey bee collects pollen from a flowering tree, Monday, April 12, 2010, in...

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Croplands Changed by Climate’s...

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[Translate]     Arid areas such as Patagonia have unexpectedly become wetter rather than drier. Photo by Rolf Hengel via Wikimedia...

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To Reverse Global Warming, We ...

Sep 25, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Organic Consumers Association / By Ronnie Cummins Our life-or-death task is to move several hundred billion tons of...

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Palm oil companies agree to a ...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Business / Corporate Responsibility © K Martinko They’re only doing it while...

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World’s Oldest Beehive D...

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[Translate] Bonnie Alter   TREEHUGGER Design / Sustainable Product Design Image from scotsman.com We have read a lot about the demise...

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Four Ways Industrial Ag Is Des...

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[Translate]  By Hannah Bewsey and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | Report  via TRUTHOUT (Image: Soil testing via...

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Illegal Deforestation Is Growi...

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[Translate]     A vast palm oil plantation sweeps across the foothills in West Java, Indonesia. Photo by Achmad Rabin Taim via...

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“There are no silver bullets”:...

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[Translate] Humans have overcome plenty of natural crises before, Ruth DeFries tells Salon. Will we be able to do so again? Lindsay...

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12 Ecologically Sustainable Co...

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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...

Aug 18, 2014 Posted by

[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 ...

Aug 18, 2014 Posted by

[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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