Organic Foods contain less chemicals that adversely affect your health than conventionally grown crops

Organic Foods contain less chemicals that adversely affect your health than conventionally grown crops.

Here is a list of “Foods” (animal and humans) Sprayed with Glyphosate (a toxic herbicide and probable carcinogen): Alfalfa, Almonds, Apples, Apricots, Artichokes, Asparagus, Avocados, Barley, Beans green, Blueberries, Broccoli, Brussel sprouts, Cabbage, Caneberries, Canola, Cantaloupes, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Cherries, Chicory, Corn, Cotton, Cucumbers, Dates, Dry Beans/peas, Fallow, Figs, Garlic, Grapefruit, Grapes, Hazelnuts, Kiwifruit, Lemons, Lettuce, Nectarines, Oats, Olives, Onions, Oranges, Pasture, Peaches, Peanuts, Pears, Peas, Green, Pecans, Peppers, Pistachios, Plums/Prunes, Pluots, Pomegranates, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Rice, Sorghum, Soybeans, Spinach, Squash, Strawberries, Sugar Beets, Sugar Cane, Sunflowers, Sweet Corn, Tangelos, Tangerines, Tobacco, Tomatoes, Walnuts, Watermelons, Wheat.

Editor’s note: *Tobacco is not a “food” but it is consumed as chewing tobacco and inhaled as smoke. Animal pasture and feed crops become part of the food chain and end up as human food too, for example in meat and milk.

(List source: US EPA)

Measuring “Roundup” in the Great Barrier Reef

Measuring “Roundup” in the Great Barrier Reef

Scientists estimated the degradation time for glyphosate, an herbicide in “Roundup”, in the Great Barrrier Reef. This is the first study of the persistence of glyphosate in seawater.

Source: oceanbites.org/measuring-roundup-in-the-great-barrier-reef/

Roundup causes non-alcoholic fatty liver disease at very low doses

Roundup causes non-alcoholic fatty liver disease at very low doses

The weedkiller Roundup causes non-alcoholic fatty liver disease at very low doses permitted by regulators worldwide, a new peer-reviewed study shows. The study is the first ever to show a causative link between consumption of Roundup at a real-world environmentally relevant dose and a serious disease.

http://gmwatch.org/news/archive/17402-roundup-causes-non-alcoholic-fatty-liver-disease-at-very-low-doses