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GM Golden Rice Flops In New Trial, Mutant Plants Reduces Crop Yield

Brandon Turbeville Natural Blaze After millions of dollars and untold amounts of hype, the GM Lobby’s favorite crop is demonstrating itself to do the opposite of what it was allegedly intended to do. As evidenced by a new study, Golden … Continue reading

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Iowa City Carves 1000 Acres To Seed Habitat Rescue For Bees And Butterflies

Brandon Turbeville Natural Blaze As the bee population continues to decline, many people are becoming increasingly concerned. Some in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, however, are now taking action to do what they can to prevent bees from disappearing completely. The plan … Continue reading

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Parity Is The Answer To America’s Agricultural Crisis

Brandon Turbeville Natural Blaze Farming is, by nature, an up and down game, with so many variables going into the production of food that can drive both prices and production. Throughout American and, indeed, world history, agriculture has been susceptible … Continue reading

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Skittles Highway Spill Reveals Feed Run To Cattle Lot

Brandon Turbeville Natural Blaze A recent news story, no doubt designed to capture the attention of people wanting light and weird news, has accidentally revealed yet another disgusting and unpleasant fact about the American food system. The case took off … Continue reading

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What If the Consensus on Small-Scale Toolmaking and Agriculture Is Wrong?

In the consensus view, agriculture is only profitable on a mega-farm corporate scale, and tool-making has been offshored because it’s unprofitable to manufacture stuff in the U.S. But what if both of these “obvious” consensus opinions are flat-out wrong? What … Continue reading

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