Food Wars

Japan Kills 333 Whales During Gov’t-Backed Expedition

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 31.03.2017 Japanese whalers have killed 333 black minke whales during a government-backed months-long expedition to allegedly survey biomass resources, the national Fisheries Agency said Friday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The agency said as cited by news outlets that a fleet of five ships returned to Japan’s southern port city of Shimonoseki earlier in the... »

Subway Removes Ham And Bacon From Menu After ‘Demand’ By Muslims

Friday, March 31, 2017
By Paul Martin

Baxter Dmitry YourNewsWire.com March 31, 2017 Fast food giant Subway has removed ham and bacon from menus in 185 stores and switched to halal meat in the UK after “strong demands” by Muslims. Halal foods are foods that Muslims are allowed to eat or drink under Islamic law. Pork isn’t permitted and the slaughtering... »

Food trade drains global water sources at ‘alarming’ rates

Thursday, March 30, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Matt McGrath BBC.com 30 March 2017 The global market for foodstuffs is depleting water sources in many parts of the world quicker than they can naturally be refilled. The complex trade is increasing pressure on non-renewable groundwater, mainly used for irrigating crops such as rice, wheat and cotton. Pakistan, the US and India... »

“Most catastrophic fisheries collapse in history” expected along West Coast — Official: “This is a nightmare, I have never in my life dreamed that it could get this bad” — Threat of “coast-wide fishing failure” (VIDEO)

Thursday, March 30, 2017
By Paul Martin

ENENews.com March 30th, 2017 Yurok Tribe Press Release, Mar 24, 2017 (emphasis added): The Yurok Tribe is bracing for the far-reaching economic, cultural, and social challenges created by what is expected to be the most catastrophic fisheries collapse in the Klamath River’s history. The number of fall Chinook salmon predicted to return… is the... »

Banned video reveals the horrors of Venezuela’s starving population

Thursday, March 30, 2017
By Paul Martin

by: Jayson Veley NaturalNews.com Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Once thought to be a promising and upcoming socialist utopia, Venezuela is now caught in a death spiral towards famine, starvation and poverty, all of which are directly linked to the corruption of a centralized authoritative regime. The conditions in Venezuela are so bad, in fact,... »

How Come Famine has become a Weapon that Rich and Powerful Employ Against the Poor

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Paul Martin

Grete Mautner Journal-Neo.org 3/25/2017 When famine in certain regions of the world is provoked by natural disasters, these events automatically trigger a universal sense of compassion and the desire to provide every possible means of assistance to those poor souls starving. But when famine is the direct result of certain political games of various... »

Bird flu: 73,000 birds to be slaughtered in Tennessee

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Paul Martin

by: Jude Henry NaturalNews.com Saturday, March 25, 2017 ading to a cascade of unfortunate events. At a farm in Tennessee, upwards of 73,000 birds are scheduled to be killed because of the possible existence of H7 avian influenza, also known as HPAI, a type of bird flu virus. The seemingly severe action was considered... »

Pandemic? Bird flu found at multiple poultry farms in Alabama

Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Paul Martin

by: D. Samuelson NaturalNews.com Friday, March 24, 2017 Reuters reports that in the first week of March 2017, a southern Tennessee farm growing chickens for Tyson Foods, Inc. had to euthanize 73,500 broilers because those birds had the unfortunate distinction of being the “first confirmed case of highly pathogenic H7 avian influenza (HPAI)” in... »

56 percent of Maryland’s bees disappeared in 2016 as pollinator collapse accelerates

Friday, March 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

by: Vicki Batts NaturalNews.com Friday, March 24, 2017 The decimation of bee populations is a national concern, but beekeepers in the state of Maryland have been hit especially hard by the wave of bee deaths. In 2016 alone, beekeepers in the mid-Atlantic state faced a devastating loss equating to more than 56 percent of... »

Are Enviro’s Trying To Kill Farming In California? 2017 Water Allocations Imply ‘Yes’

Friday, March 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com Mar 23, 2017 Several times over the past two months we’ve written about the historic floods that have descended upon California during the 2016-2017 rainy season (see here and here for some examples). In fact, the flooding was so severe that it very nearly caused the complete failure of a... »

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