This week, Green America President Alisa Gravitz sent a letter to California State Senator Noreen Evans, thanking her for introducing SB 1381, a new bill that would require labeling of genetically engineered foods. Bill Update: SB 1381 passed out of the health committee 5-2 and moves forward to the agriculture committee. More here: http://gmoinside.org/green-america-supports-ca-bill-label-genetically-engineered-food
The fact that chemical companies are responsible for production and sale of a majority of the food we eat is disheartening. But, I am encouraged by the changes we've seen thus far, and the fact that we have the power to change the future of health and food with our knowledge and dollars.
"Biotechnology and GM crops are taking us down a dangerous road, creating the classic conditions for hunger, poverty and even famine. Ownership and control concentrated in too few hands and a food supply based on too few varieties of crops planted widely are the worst option for food security." - Christian Aid Report http://www.naturalnews.com/Quote-Biotechnology-GM-Crops-Worst-Option-Christian-Aid-Report.html
Benefit of Cashews- Although 'raw cashews' are not usually raw, they still have many benefits if consumed in moderation. Cashews are also rich in magnesium and tryptophan, which makes them a good snack before bed.