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GMO Corn No Longer Pest-Resistant, These Farmers Say

GMO Corn No Longer Pest-Resistant, These Farmers Say

GMO corn is no longer resistant to pests, Brazilian farmers say. The growers maintain that the genetically modified corn seeds are no longer protected from “voracious tropical bugs” and therefore require enhanced use of pesticides, Reuters reported. Dow, Monsanto and ...

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4 Delicious Ways To Use All Those Extra Apples

4 Delicious Ways To Use All Those Extra Apples

The average healthy, mature apple tree can produce a few hundred pounds of apples every year. That’s a whole lot of apples! Whether you have your own orchard or have a different source for apples, when summer is near an ...

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5 Easy Steps To Canning Peppers

5 Easy Steps To Canning Peppers

One of my favorite things to preserve from the garden are peppers. Hot peppers, sweet peppers, jalapenos, Serrano peppers, banana peppers, pimentos … if it is a pepper with a skin, it can be pickled first and then canned in ...

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The Great ‘All-Natural’ Food Lie

The Great ‘All-Natural’ Food Lie

For many people, the term “natural” is synonymous with “organic.” But when it comes to food labels, the two terms could hardly be more opposite. The majority of Americans believe that when a food product is labeled “natural,” it upholds ...

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EPA Approves New Bee-Killing, Food-Poisoning Insecticide

EPA Approves New Bee-Killing, Food-Poisoning Insecticide

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the use of a new insecticide, DuPont’s cyantraniliprole (CTP), despite concerns about it getting into the nation’s food supply and the fact that it’s highly toxic to hundreds — perhaps even thousands — ...

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