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Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?

Revealed: The gene-edited food hitting supermarkets soon, from mold-resistant bananas to disease-proof oranges and fat-free beans Genetically modified foods was mixed with another species’ DNA Gene-edited food is more precise, using CRISPR to avoid side effects Scientists are starting with editing foods to make them heart-healthy by eliminating trans fats Then they hope to make… Read More »

Soil Organic Matter Is the Secret to Good Food

The majority of food produced as meats in the U.S. comes from concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), industrialized systems that, by their very nature, degrade the ecosystems around them. But “to be economical and efficient, farming needs healthy ecosystems,” notes “A Regenerative Secret,” the important documentary video above. This stark contrast between two farming methods… Read More »