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House Republicans Take Aim at D.C.’s Marijuana Decriminalization Efforts

House Republicans Take Aim at D.C.’s Marijuana Decriminalization Efforts

April 24, 2014 | by

Despite Washington D.C.’s Mayor signing off on legislation decriminalizing the possession of marijuana, some federal lawmakers are saying “not so fast”.

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French Parliament Permanently Bans All GMO Maize Effective this Year

French Parliament Permanently Bans All GMO Maize Effective this Year

April 23, 2014 | by

The French Parliament passed a law prohibiting genetically modified maize from being grown anywhere in the country due to environmental and health concerns.

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Canada Delays Spring GMO Alfalfa Release

Canada Delays Spring GMO Alfalfa Release

April 23, 2014 | by

After valid concerns about cross-contamination between GMO and non-GM crops, Canada has decided to delay the release of RoundUp Ready, GMO alfalfa.

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The Netherlands Says NO to Glyphosate, Monsanto’s RoundUp Herbicide

The Netherlands Says NO to Glyphosate, Monsanto’s RoundUp Herbicide

April 22, 2014 | by

The Netherlands has passed a measure which bans the non-commercial use of glyphosate, determined to protect the general public from toxic herbicides.

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Colorado and Washington 4/20 Marijuana Events Attract Surge of Tourists

Colorado and Washington 4/20 Marijuana Events Attract Surge of Tourists

April 22, 2014 | by

Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts gathered in Colorado and Washington at concerts, rallies, and trade shows to celebrate 4/20 celebrations.

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Case Study Finds Teen’s Leukemia Well-Treated with Cannabis Oil

Case Study Finds Teen’s Leukemia Well-Treated with Cannabis Oil

April 21, 2014 | by

Ontario-based doctors recently published the potentially promising treatment results of cannabis oil on a 14-year old girl diagnosed with aggressive cancer.

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Former Pro GMO China Refuses 8 Shipments of US GMO Corn

Former Pro GMO China Refuses 8 Shipments of US GMO Corn

April 20, 2014 | by

China has refused at least 8 shipment of US corn since mid-November after testing found a strain of genetically-modified corn not yet approved for import.

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Medical Marijuana by Drone Delivery?

Medical Marijuana by Drone Delivery?

April 20, 2014 | by

New start-up companies have reportedly unveiled plans to start drone deliveries of medical marijuana, but could this really happen?

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Monsanto’s RoundUp Poison 125 Times More Dangerous than Regulators Admit

Monsanto’s RoundUp Poison 125 Times More Dangerous than Regulators Admit

April 19, 2014 | by

Recent research has found that Monsanto’s RoundUp is 125 times more toxic than glyphosate alone, the main toxic ingredient in Monsanto’s RoundUp herbicide.

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Will Jackson County, Oregon Finally Take Monsanto Down in the GMO Fight?

Will Jackson County, Oregon Finally Take Monsanto Down in the GMO Fight?

April 19, 2014 | by

Oregon farmers are standing firm against Monsanto’s attempt stall measure 15-199 which would ban genetically modified crops in Jackson County.

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