Beaver butts emit goo used in vanilla flavored foods.And the worst part? The FDA-approved castoreum is not required to be listed as an ingredient on food items. Manufacturers may list "natural flavoring" instead.
In an apparent handshake with the biotech industry, the USDA has declared that crop insurance does not cover organic crops contaminated by chemical or GMO drift. Other problems also plague crop insurance programs for organic farmers, as the insurance doesn’t include pesticide contamination in inputs like compost. A good insurance program would pay the organic farmer for the loss incurred. And then the insurer would go after the perpetrator that caused the harm.
Did you know that up until recently, the soybean was not even considered fit to eat? Although it has been around for centuries_since the Chou Dynasty BC)_all indications show the plant was not originally eaten, but used in crop rotation for regu