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The Great Honeybee Conspiracy

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted December 16, 2010

Editor Jimmy Mengel examines the mystery behind "colony collapse disorder" and why the EPA may share some of the blame.

One Million Strong Against GM Crops

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted December 13, 2010

Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses a citizen backlash against GMOs in the European Union, and a new democratic tool they are using to fight them.

Detroit: "Farm City"

Written by Alex Reid
Posted November 22, 2010

Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on the multiple proposals to turn vacant lots in shrinking Detroit, MI, into urban farms.

Rooftop Farms Gaining in Popularity

Written by Alex Reid
Posted November 18, 2010

Green Chip Living's Angela Guss discusses the growing trend of rooftop farms and how Lufa Farms in Montreal is working to provide fresh produce year round.

New Study Pegs Obesity Rate at 42%

Written by Alex Reid
Posted November 9, 2010

Green Chip Editor Brigid Darragh reports on the latest findings from a Harvard study that pegs obesity rates on track to reach 42 percent.

Tax Dollars Funding Attack on Organic Foods

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted November 3, 2010

Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses a pro-pesticide group's bizarre claim that pesticide education is scaring people away from fruits and vegetables.

Monsanto Asks Competitors for Help Killing "Superweeds"

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted October 26, 2010

Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses Monsanto's new plan to fight the "superweeds" that they themselves created...

Shoppers Confused By Food Labeling

Written by Alex Reid
Posted October 25, 2010

Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on a recent consumer poll in the UK revealing environmental labeling is confusing for shoppers trying to make informed decisions.

Politics are Poisoning the Food Supply

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted September 21, 2010

Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses why our food safety has been hijacked by political and business interests.

Sustainable Aquaculture

Written by Jeff Siegel
Posted September 9, 2010

Guest editors Michael Whelchel and Aaron Enz offer up 10 reasons why sustainable aquaculture is the future of seafood.

Avoid the Salmonella Worries and Buy Local

Written by Alex Reid
Posted August 26, 2010

Contributor Angela Guss discusses local farming following the recent salmonella outbreak.

FDA Approves Gulf Seafood Based on "Smell Test"

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted August 5, 2010

Green Chip Living's Jimmy Mengel discusses the FDA's new decision that declares Gulf seafood safe based on a "smell test".

EPA Slaps Monsanto with Record Fine

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted July 9, 2010

Green Chip Living's Jimmy Mengel discusses the EPA's record fine against Monsanto, and why it won't do a bit of good...

A Win for Monsanto?

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted June 25, 2010

Green Chip Living's Jimmy Mengel discusses this weeks Supreme Court decision regarding Monsanto's ability to grow GMOs.

Down and Dirty with Terra Preta

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted June 16, 2010

Green Chip Living's Jimmy Mengel explores the ancient farming technique of terra preta and explains how to make your own.