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Eating Pesticides Under the Guise of a Potato

GMO food products are not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  They are seen by the government, not as foodstuffs, but as pesticides, and are regulated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). In its simplest form, GMO plants are … Continue reading

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Naturally Leavened Bread as a Harbinger of Activism

When naturally leavened bread bakes off as impressively as it did in my first attempt, it’s hard to imagine serving anything but home-baked bread.  The substance, texture and taste are far beyond anything I can buy, easily equaling the product of great … Continue reading

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Genetically-Modified Food Products, a National Concern

As I recall, I was in the Columbia Gorge on the drive back to Cincinnati when I heard the NPR story about an Oregon farmer who discovered genetically modified (GMO) wheat on his land.  The farmer noticed that the wheat did not … Continue reading

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