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How to Avoid GMOs When You’re on a Budget


We can wish for labeling until the rBGH-free cows come home, but the battle will have to be fought without the aid of labels. In a free market where consumers have adequate information, their desires direct what is produced.

How to Make Jam without Using Added Pectin

How to make jam without added pectin

It’s easy to make an intensely fruity jam with absolutely no added pectin!

Roast Beef, Potatoes, and Carrots Don’t “Meet Nutrition Guidelines” but GMOs, HFCS, and Trans Fats Do


The school lunch drama continues, this time in Manitoba, Canada. Close on the heels of a federally sponsored preschool in Virginia disallowing homemade lunches without a doctor’s note, a mom in Manitoba was given this note and a $10 fine when her children’s preschool felt that the lunch she sent fromRead the Rest…

The People Triumph Over Biotech: Monsanto Protection Act Defeated in Senate

monsanto act defeated

Finally, it seems like we have the attention of some of the members of Congress.  As the result of an enormous outcry, the Senate voted down the rider that was recently approved by the House of Representatives.  The rider would have continued Big Biotech’s immunity against prosecution resulting from theirRead the Rest…

Biotech’s Next Line of Defense: Cartoons Are Used to Program Kids to Accept GMOs

prop tv

What is the best way to change public perceptions on any topic? Through entertainment. The battle to control us through changing (or creating) our opinions is as old as history.  Carefully disseminated disinformation was first documented in ancient Greece, when playwrights and poets created dramas for the sole purpose ofRead the Rest…

The Top 14 Fruits and Veggies to Buy Organic


The Environmental Working Group has released its 2013 list of The Dirty Dozen Plus and The Clean Fifteen. The suggestions given by EWG are based strictly on the levels of contamination from pesticide.  The Clean 15 list does contain items that are potentially genetically modified, so you must be awareRead the Rest…

GMOs: Not Even in Moderation


If I told you that there was a poison, let’s say, strychnine, for example, that you could ingest in teeny tiny minuscule doses and live to tell the tale, would you do it?   Strychnine poisoning is one of the most painful ways to die.   Ten to twenty minutes afterRead the Rest…