South African Scientist Blames Anti-GMO Groups For Slowing Growth of Bio-Tech Foods

Dr. Jennifer Thomson who is emeritus professor in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Cape Town blamed anti-GMO activists for the slow rate of African countries embracing genetically modified foods (aka GMO’s). According to MJoyOnline, Dr. Thomas made these remarks during a live webinar that reviewed a book she authored entitled: GM Crops… Read More South African Scientist Blames Anti-GMO Groups For Slowing Growth of Bio-Tech Foods

Not So Green: Why Cannabis Has A Hefty Carbon Footprint

It doesn’t take a scientific study, like the one just released, to reveal marijuana cultivation’s huge carbon footprint. France 24 broadcast a report on their Down To Earth program 3 years ago that revealed the vast amount of resources needed to farm cannabis, including the resulting environmental devastation. However, there was one interesting solution mentioned… Read More Not So Green: Why Cannabis Has A Hefty Carbon Footprint

Victorian Farmers Accuse Officials of Slow Walking Protections

State farmers accuse the government of Victoria, Australia of slow walking protections to prevent attacks by animal rights hoodlums. According to ABC, an inquiry started on May after a number of attacks that took place over a two year period prior. But the parliamentary investigation to look into farmer attacks was recently tabled. Despite committing… Read More Victorian Farmers Accuse Officials of Slow Walking Protections