Apples Top EWG’s Dirty Dozen | Environmental Working Group

This just in from Environmental Working Group (EWG): Washington, D.C. – Apples top the Environmental working Group’s annual Dirty Dozen™ list of most pesticide-contaminated produce, followed by strawberries, grapes and celery. Other fresh fruits and vegetables on the new Dirty Dozen list, a part of EWG’s 2013 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™ are peaches, spinach, sweet…

Vermont Says NO to GMO And Monsanto!

YIPPEE! WAHOO! HIP HIP HOORAY! Not that I’m all that surprised…I’m a native New Englander and Vermont has always been liberal and bucolic and determined to stay that way. Hell, in 1966 they banned billboards so you can drive through every inch of that gorgeous state and not see one single advertisement eye sore! Kudos…

Roundup Ready Breast Milk?

From the OCA: It’s only a small pilot study. But the numbers are alarming. And the implications profound. In the first testing done of its kind, Moms Across America and Sustainable Pulse found high levels of glyphosate, the key active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup, in the breast milk of American women. The pilot study has…