Archive for December, 2010

A Trip to India

December 30th, 2010 | monica | Comments Off on A Trip to India

Monica McClintock’s journey to India with photos of the people, places and food.

Season’s Greetings

December 21st, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings from Albert’s Organics

Will Apples Continue to Keep the Doctor Away?

December 17th, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | 1 Comment »

Okanagan Specialty Fruits is petitioning the USDA to approve a genetically-modified variety of apple that the company says does not brown after being sliced.

Green Innovation

December 14th, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Green Innovation

The Daily Green has come up with several different alternative fuels to replace oil. Here are the ones that I found most interesting.

Turning Up the Heat – Can Farming Do This?

December 10th, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Turning Up the Heat – Can Farming Do This?

Fossil fuel-intensive agriculture is contributing to the creation of the unpredictable weather conditions that all farmers will need to battle in the future.

A Victory Against GMO’s

December 7th, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | 2 Comments »

Last week a Federal judge ordered 256 acres of genetically modified sugar beets developed by Monsanto Co. to be pulled from the ground and destroyed.

Something Good

December 3rd, 2010 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Something Good

… or as Jackson Browne would sing, “Something Fine.” The headlines that have dominated the American political system lately have become… well, embarrassing. Let’s see, there’s been Wikileaks, the uproar over who can touch you and how much so at the airport, and of course, let’s not forget the challenges facing Bristol Palin as she […]