All posts created by Isabelle Z.
08/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

University of Illinois researchers have announced that they have discovered a way to design a landscape that can provide people

http://www.harvest.news/2017-08-24-scientists-think-they-just-invented-multifunctional-polyculture-food-farms-but-its-been-around-forever-as-food-forests-and-permaculture.html

08/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Researchers have discovered the earliest example of the use of potatoes in North America, and it dates back far longer

http://www.harvest.news/2017-08-01-rewrite-history-scientists-discover-that-potatoes-were-likely-domesticated-in-north-america-almost-11000-years-ago.html

07/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Anyone who still tries to claim that pesticides do not harm honeybees after recent study results out of Germany and

http://www.harvest.news/2017-07-24-denial-remember-when-the-scientific-status-quo-claimed-pesticides-didnt-harm-honeybees-now-the-evidence-is-undeniable.html

07/16/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

As people become increasingly attuned to the dangers posed by GMOs, Big Ag is trying to stem its losses through

http://www.harvest.news/2017-07-16-university-of-kentucky-now-indoctrinating-high-school-students-into-gmo-agriculture-with-ag-biotech-day.html

06/07/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Genetically modified crops were once hailed as the solution to all manner of problems facing our planet. Proponents insisted they

http://www.harvest.news/2017-06-07-fake-food-gmo-crops-have-been-a-massive-failure-on-every-level.html

06/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

In a classic example of government overreach, federal regulators are now demanding nearly $3 million from a California farmer for

http://www.harvest.news/2017-06-01-farmer-faces-2-8-million-dollar-fine-for-plowing-his-own-land.html

04/25/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Last year, the USDA was working with the EPA and FDA on plans to start testing samples of corn syrup

http://www.harvest.news/2017-04-25-petition-pressure-the-usda-to-test-food-for-deadly-glyphosate-herbicide.html

04/12/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

It wasn’t too long ago that organic food was considered to be a luxury. Its high prices made it something

http://www.harvest.news/2017-04-12-organic-seed-market-explodes-sales-predicted-to-hit-5-4b-by-2024.html

04/01/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you were buying organic food ten years ago, more than one acquaintance probably rolled their eyes at you and

http://www.harvest.news/2017-04-01-82-of-households-are-now-purchasing-organic-items.html

02/25/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Consumers are increasingly realizing the benefits of natural foods, and it appears their voices are finally being heard as new

http://www.harvest.news/2017-02-25-winning-food-freedom-bills-are-spreading-across-the-u-s.html