Food Wars

Drought-stricken California – Thieves hijack water tanks, siphon private wells, illegally tap industrial pipelines

Sunday, June 14, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: Ethan A. Huff NaturalNews.com Sunday, June 14, 2015 Special law enforcement task forces, believe it or not, are reportedly being deployed throughout California to deal with a new crime wave blossoming in what 10 years ago would have been a rather unlikely economic sector: water. The water wars have apparently already begun, as... »

California’s ‘relentless’ drought has taken a dire turn

Saturday, June 13, 2015
By Paul Martin

FENIT NIRAPPIL AND SCOTT SMITH BusinessInsider.com JUN. 12, 2015 As California grapples with a relentless drought, state regulators on Friday ordered farmers and others who hold some of the strongest water rights in the state to stop all pumping from three major waterways in one of country’s prime farm regions. The order involving record... »

Poultry from Iowa spark avian flu worries in Arizona

Saturday, June 13, 2015
By Paul Martin

Robert Roos CIDRAP News Jun 12, 2015 Authorities in Arizona have quarantined four properties in the state because the sites imported poultry and eggs from an Iowa facility where birds fell ill with avian influenza shortly after the products were shipped, the Arizona Department of Agriculture (ADA) announced yesterday. “Thirteen quail and chickens and... »

Beef Prices Hit Record: Up 30% In Past Two Years

Friday, June 12, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 06/12/2015 According to the BLS, after a torrid 2014, in which there was a 24% surge in beef prices which central planners blamed on everything except their policies, in May the Beef and Veal price index just rose to a new all time high of 260.8, up 12.3% from a... »

Latest Warning To ‘Be Prepared’ Comes From MSM – Food Shortages, Disease, Riots and Martial Law On The Doorstep

Tuesday, June 9, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Susan Duclos All News PipeLine June 9, 2015 f you were following the news about a far away, distant country where reports indicated that due to severe weather conditions causing crops to fail, certain foods were to be imported because of shortages, prices were increasing dramatically on basics, that they also expected a... »

Why GMO and vaccine pushers should be arrested for racketeering

Sunday, June 7, 2015
By Paul Martin

by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Sunday, June 07, 2015 Democratic U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island has ramped up his rhetoric against the “fossil fuel industry,” and he thinks that the government may be able to make a case against it for racketeering. Sen. Whitehouse should be careful what he asks for; he... »

Awkward: Day After EPA Finds Fracking Does Not Pollute Water, Top Oil Regulator Resigns Over Water Contamination

Saturday, June 6, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 06/06/2015 Put this one in the awkward file: just hours after the EPA released yet another massive study (literally, at just under 1000 pages) which found no evidence that fracking led to widespread pollution of drinking water (an outcome welcome by the oil industry and its backers and criticized by... »

Egg Rationing in America has Officially Begun

Saturday, June 6, 2015
By Paul Martin

PatriotRising.com June 6, 2015 “The United States is facing a temporary disruption in the supply of eggs…” In recent days, an ominous sign has appeared throughout Texas. “Eggs not for commercial sale,” read warnings, printed on traditional 8 1/2-by-11-inch pieces of white paper and posted at H-E-B grocery stores across Texas. “The purchase... »

‘Dangerous’ Domoic Acid Levels Prompt Seafood Warning in California

Friday, June 5, 2015
By Paul Martin

FoodSafetyNews.com JUNE 3, 2015 Due to “dangerous levels” of domoic acid found in some species, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is advising consumers not to eat recreationally harvested mussels and clams, commercially or recreationally caught anchovy and sardines, or the internal organs of commercially or recreationally caught crab taken from Monterey and... »

Banana Supply Face Critical Threat As Fungus Wipes Out Plantations Across Latin America

Friday, June 5, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Phoebe Sedgman Bloomberg.com June 4, 2015 Six decades after a banana-killing fungus all but wiped out plantations across Latin America, a new strain threatens to destroy global harvests. A type of Fusarium wilt appeared this year in Australia’s main banana-growing state after spreading to Asia and Africa. While the fungus has been around... »

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