All posts tagged "USDA"

  • You Want Superbugs With That?

    Barry Estabrook, in a cogent essay that appeared first in OnEarth.org explains where the superbugs are coming from and why we must stop the use of antibiotics in healthy animals.

    • Posted June 3, 2011
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  • Food Deserts Mapped and Codified

    Ever wonder how your town ranks in terms of food security? Check out the new Food Atlas, created in a joint venture that included the USDA, the private sector, and academia. Although flawed, its...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • The Fox To Guard Henhouse According to USDA Edict

    Oh, good grief.  Is the corruption of the USDA now complete?  Have we not learned anything from scandals of the past?  Now,  the USDA proposes to let the GMO industry govern itself,  regulate itself, and simply submit...

    • Posted April 21, 2011
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