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How Dr. Bronner’s Empowers Mint Farmers In India

How Dr. Bronner’s Empowers Mint Farmers In India

Dr. Bronner's is a great example of a company that’s incorporated fair trade practices directly into its business model, helping to build a more ethical and sustainable supply chain by partnering w...

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How You Can Help Build Wells With Charity: Water

How You Can Help Build Wells With Charity: Water

Around the world, more than 663 million people live without access to clean water—and this month we’re partnering with charity: water to do something about it.

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Here’s How EPIC Celebrates Earth Day, Every Day

Here’s How EPIC Celebrates Earth Day, Every Day

Every year on April 22, individuals and businesses come together for Earth Day, a celebration of sustainability and the environment. EPIC is one brand that’s no stranger to putting the planet first...

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Meet Our Meat (and Seafood): Thrive Market’s Program Is Creating a Better Food Future

Meet Our Meat (and Seafood): Thrive Market’s Program Is Creating a Better Food Future

When biologist Allan Savory gave the keynote address at Slow Food USA’s Slow Meat Symposium in 2014, he called agriculture “the most destructive industry in the world.”

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All The Signs Are Clear: It's Time to Reconsider Factory-Farmed Meat

All The Signs Are Clear: It's Time to Reconsider Factory-Farmed Meat

Are industrial meat’s chickens finally coming to roost? It certainly looks that way.

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Can Urban Farming Revitalize Detroit’s Lower East Side?

Can Urban Farming Revitalize Detroit’s Lower East Side?

The Great Recession was tougher on some cities than others. Take Detroit, for instance.

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The Simple Reason Junk Food Is So Cheap

The Simple Reason Junk Food Is So Cheap

Hate paying taxes every year? Trade in your suit and tie for a pair of overalls. Instead of handing over part of your hard-earned paycheck every April, you could get a handsome sum of money from th...

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19 European Countries Say No to GMOs

19 European Countries Say No to GMOs

One by one, European Union member states stepped out in defiance against Monsanto, Syngenta, Dow and the rest of the biotech mafia last week.

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Old MacDonald? That's Mrs. MacDonald These Days

Old MacDonald? That's Mrs. MacDonald These Days

If your idea of American agriculture is American Gothic—the classic painting of a farmer, his wife, and a pitchfork—it's time to think again. These days, it might be more accurate to paint an image...

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Americans Are Buying So Much Organic Food That We’re Running Out

Americans Are Buying So Much Organic Food That We’re Running Out

If you’re looking for proof that, increasingly, American consumers are growing tired of questionable, chemical-soaked food, look no further than the results of the 2014 organic survey, just release...

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Will New 'Spray GMOs' Reignite the Frankenfood Debate?

Will New 'Spray GMOs' Reignite the Frankenfood Debate?

Monsanto is at it again. The widely reviled biotech company has been hard at work formulating a chemical it’s calling BioDirect, which, when sprayed onto a plant, reconfigures the plant’s genes ...

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