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Agent Orange Chemical Still in Wide Use Throughout the U.S.

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The USDA appears about to approve a new Monsanto GMO crop that will increase spraying of a herbicide containing 2,4-D, a chemical component of Agent Orange. 2,4-D is already in use, not only on crops, but on lawns and playing fields. Read More...

Water and Chemicals Cast Long Shadows on U.S. Fairways

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A couple of years ago, on a visit to Scottsdale, Arizona, we went for a day hike to a state park east of the town. The main trail through the park climbed to an elevation of about a thousand feet above the land around it, which was entirely desert, except for a few sprawls... Read More...

The Way We Were: Spraying Agent Orange on Farms in the 60′s

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This scary story in the Toronto Star reminds us how foolishly we sprayed toxic chemicals on ourselves in the 1960's, and the price we are still paying for that time. With the EPA and chemical regulation under attack again, this is a cautionary tale to remind us that there is no excuse for ignorance... Read More...


Water: Our Most Precious Resource: by Marc Devilliers. This highly readable report on the looming global water crisis is amazingly informative on water issues around the world from China to Texas.