Date: 15 Sep 2016 Source: EcoWatch [edited] Full Article The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found residues of the weed killer glyphosate in samples of U.S. honey, according to documents obtained by the consumer advocacy group U.S. Right to Know through a Freedom of Information Act request. Some samples showed residue levels double Continue Reading

Brattleboro Reformer: Parties in Vermont GMO labeling lawsuit agree to dismissal

By Robert Audette 09/01/2016 Full Article BRATTLEBORO >> Vermont has officially thrown in the towel. In documents filed with the United States District Court for the District Of Vermont, the Vermont Attorney General has agreed to dismiss with prejudice the proceedings related to the Green Mountain State’s GMO labeling law. According to, “The inclusion Continue Reading

Politico: A-MAZE-ING Industrial Hemp

8/15/16 By Helena Bottemiller Evich Full news briefing A-MAZE-ING INDUSTRIAL HEMP: Forget corn mazes – this fall, a farmer just south of Nashville is trying to make a statement and bring awareness to a long-forgotten crop by opening what is said to be the state’s first hemp maze. Clint Palmer and Paige Thompson have carved Continue Reading

Rutland Herald Op-Ed: A hemp future

By Mia Feraleto August 14, 2016 Full Op-Ed In an effort to inform and educate Americans on the importance of industrial hemp to our health and the health of our economy, I created and produced a series of events in New York City this past February and March entitled, HEMP NY CITY. Presentations were held Continue Reading

NPR: How Monsanto And Scofflaw Farmers Hurt Soybeans In Arkansas

August 1, 2016 By Dan Charles Full Article When Tom Barber, a scientist at the University of Arkansas who studies weeds, drives the country roads of eastern Arkansas this summer, his trained eye can spot the damage: soybean leaves contorted into cup-like shapes. He’s seeing it in field after field. Similar damage is turning up Continue Reading