French Parliament Permanently Bans All GMO Maize Effective this Year

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


Canada Delays Spring GMO Alfalfa Release

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


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

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


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

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


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

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


Former Pro GMO China Refuses 8 Shipments of US GMO Corn

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.


Medical Marijuana by Drone Delivery?

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


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

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.


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

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


Are Pesticides Lurking in Your Favorite Cup of Tea?

A recent investigation has found that many tea brands contain concerning levels of pesticides – here are some teas to stay away from for your health.


Colorado Crime Rates Down 14.6% Since Legalizing Marijuana

Just 3 months after Colorado voters allowed marijuana legalization, Denver is enjoying a 14.6 percent decrease in crime from the same time last year.


Victory in Vermont: Senate Passes Bill 28-2 to Label GMOs

Breaking News: Vermont’s Senate has passed a bill to require mandatory labeling of foods sold in Vermont that contain genetically modified organisms.


DEA Raids Woman’s House at 5AM After She Shops for Gardening Supplies

The DEA believes Angela Kirking’s shopping for fertilizer and supplies made her a very serious subject for investigation, leading them to raid her house.


Walmart Announces Release of Organic Foods at Cheap Prices

Walmart has just announced that it will be offering packaged organic foods at the same or comparable prices as non-organic foods for affordability.


Higher Food Prices to Come: California Food-Producer Experiencing Intense Droughts

California is a primary food producer in the U.S. The state is also experiencing intense droughts, which will result in higher food prices everywhere.


Studies Suggest Marijuana Availability Decreases Violent Crime and Alcohol-Related Accidents

Also evidenced in Colorado, two recent studies suggest that access to marijuana actually leads to decreased rates of some of the most serious crime.


Make Way for Marijuana: Drug Sentences to Be Slashed According to US Commission

The US Sentencing Commission has voted to slash prison populations by the thousands annually by decreasing federal drug-related sentences.