All Hands on Deck for Food Security

In response, the nation is looking at legislation that would, without hindering anyone’s rights, convert to urban farming, all idle or abandoned government or private lands, buildings, shipping containers, subdivisions or villages, public housing, open spaces in all urban, peri-urban and urbanizable areas in the country; and all available land resources and buildings in schools,…

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Traces of Glyphosate Found in 80 Percent of Americans

Positive Future News #944 (Feature Photo – Corn – CCA SA 3.0 Unported, Illustratedjc) With concerns by the World Health Organization over the links between glyphosate and cancer in humans, it is not comforting to hear that glyphosate is in many of our bodies. Glyphosate is the active ingredient in Round-up. The CDC reports that…

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Despite the Cost – Growing Food in City Buildings is Still a Vision

Positive Future News #942 (Feature Photo – Vertical Farm – CCA SA 4.0 International) Despite geometrically higher costs, vertical growing structures in buildings are still a vision for many. Ariang News, of South Korea, brings us the story of how some buildings are already retrofitted for growing food. The claim by these vertical farmers is…

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$13,070 Electric Car – Something Has to Give With Inflation

$13,070 Electric Car – Something Has to Give With Inflation Positive Future News #938 (Feature Photo – Qiantu K20 – courtesy of Qiantu) Chinese automaker Qiantu, is coming to the market with its K20 electric car at an affordable price. With food prices and agricultural inputs soaring, something has to give. Unfortunately, electric cars at…

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