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2014/10/23 02:43
2014/10/23 02:43
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A new herbicide, long awaited by farmers as a tool to fight “superweeds” but long opposed by environmental groups, has received final federal approval and is likely headed for Midwestern fields next...
2014/10/23 02:43
2014/10/23 02:43
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2014/10/22 10:06
2014/10/22 10:06
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WASHINGTON — There's a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street. Wander through the...
2014/10/20 14:14
2014/10/20 14:14
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The cosmetics industry is massive. It’s also massively secretive when it comes to the ingredients contained in its expensive lotions and potions. That’s something CosmEthics — a startup launching its...
2014/10/20 11:21
2014/10/20 11:21
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Jessica Alba set to float her eco nappy company for £620m making her Hollywood’s most successful entrepreneur (and it might leave rival Gwynie feeling a little green) Jessica Alba, mum-of-two, 33,...
2014/10/18 17:45
2014/10/18 17:45
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Sure, they make for an easy, grab-and-go option for harried mornings, but don't be deceived: Many brands of energy or granola bars contain added sugars that total up to as much as a candy bar. Take a...
2014/10/18 04:50
2014/10/18 04:50
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Mark Twain said that "Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education." In fact, it is a super-powerful food that’s low in calories, carbs and fat, and high in vitamin C, fiber, folate,...
2014/10/17 17:51
2014/10/17 17:51
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Advocates and Chefs Judge Congress on Food Policy Celebrity chefs might be more accustomed to judging food dishes, but on Thursday they teamed up with farm advocates and policy makers to offer their...
2014/10/17 05:17
2014/10/17 05:17
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This has put Joni Ernst, the tea party favorite for Iowa's open U.S. Senate seat, in an awkward position. The Republican has vowed to both end government subsidies and preserve the freight loads of...
2014/10/16 00:25
2014/10/16 00:25
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Government regulators have approved a new generation of genetically engineered corn and soybeans. They're the latest weapon in an arms race between farmers and weeds, and the government's green light...
2014/10/14 15:51
2014/10/14 15:51
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Tom Colicchio Helps Mark World Food Day in D.C. Colicchio will discuss the Food Policy Action congressional scorecard on Thursday. (Douglas Graham/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Perhaps no other city in...
2014/10/14 13:50
2014/10/14 13:50
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Protect yourself: there is heat in the sunscreen debate. Photo: Getty Images 'Tis the delicious season of sea, salt and sunshine, but it comes with a harsh bite. For we are a sunburnt country, in...
2014/10/14 07:56
2014/10/14 07:56
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Published: Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 12:01 a.m. Opposed by so many, why does ethanol subsidy persist? There exists a government boondoggle that offends conservatives, liberals, environmentalists,...
2014/10/10 21:46
2014/10/10 21:46
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Those little gas spills when you fill up may harm the environmentThose little gas spills when you fill up may harm the environment Routine small fuel spills at gas stations could cause long-term harm...
2014/10/10 20:43
2014/10/10 20:43
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More and more Halloween attractions, like haunted attractions, corn mazes, hay rides and even the pumpkins themselves are being subsidized with state, local and federal tax dollars. According to the...
2014/10/10 02:20
2014/10/10 02:20
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Fall is in the air and local governments across America are celebrating by using tax dollars to help subsidize everything from pumpkin patches, hay rides and haunted corn mazes to an event that would...
2014/10/09 20:33
2014/10/09 20:33
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Tenacity can be a virtue. But the persistent push by giant food conglomerates to deceive us consumers has turned their tenacity into raw mendacity. Brand-name food peddlers are spending hundreds of...
2014/10/07 12:29
2014/10/07 12:29
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Rome — Wealthy countries are still subsidising their farmers at the expense of developing nations, undermining market access for some of the world's poorest producers, two farm ministers told a Food...
2014/10/04 03:42
2014/10/04 03:42
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If you typically get home from a trip feeling tired, bloated, or worse, downright sick, you’re in good company. Statistics show that travel takes a toll on our health, particularly short trips that...
2014/10/03 07:55
2014/10/03 07:55
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Known as nature's candy, wild raspberries have been gathered for consumption by humans for thousands of years. With their rich color, sweet juicy taste and antioxidant power, it is no wonder...
2014/10/03 07:05
2014/10/03 07:05
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LA SALLE COUNTY - Frac sand mining - the extraction of the fine-particle sand needed for hydraulic fracturing (�fracking�) of wells - is expanding rapidly in the United States. This mining process...
2014/10/23 02:43
2014/10/23 02:43
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