Barbara H. Peterson on February 26th, 2014

In this program we have a somewhat laid back discussion about genetically modified foods, how to grow your own food and raising animals. We also share some recipes.

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Barbara H. Peterson on February 4th, 2014

Would you buy ‘USDA Certified Organic’ made by Monsanto?

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The battle to save Polish farmland from corporate buy-outs continues. Tractors have been blockading government institutions from 14 January.

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Barbara H. Peterson on January 30th, 2014

I wonder what the state of Michigan would have to say about the Victory Gardens of old… let them eat dirt?

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Barbara H. Peterson on December 30th, 2013

Fast-food burgers, fries, and burritos gave way to fresh salads, meats “prepared with old-fashioned recipes,” and whole grain bread. Fresh fruits were added to the menu. Good drinking water arrived. Vending machines were removed. Grades are up, truancy is no longer a problem, arguments are rare, and teachers are able to spend their time teaching.

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Barbara H. Peterson on December 6th, 2013

How can we be assured that organic seeds and the crops grown from those seeds are really organic and free of GMOs? The answer is – we can’t.

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