Articles Tagged ‘farmers’

GMOs in Food: Genetically Modified Food & Our Kids

She calls it Franken-food, genocide. Strawberries grown from seeds injected with DNA from arctic flounder fish to make them frost resistant. Seeds pumped with suicide…

Farmers’ Markets to Open in Roosevelt and Bellport

Long Island has more fast food restaurants than grocery stores on record, and for those with low incomes, access to locally grown, fresh, affordable produce…

NYS Gov. Requests Crop Assistance

New York State Governor David A. Paterson requested July 27 that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) assign 17 New York counties, including Suffolk, agricultural disaster areas due to the bad weather conditions that have been present during this year’s growing season.