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BubbaCast #45

Back from the grave. We take some feedback, do some general updates, read some news, and partially segway into soap making.

Court Backs Monsanto on Biotech Alfalfa

More from the front lines.. From: The New York Times In its first-ever ruling on genetically modified crops, the Supreme Court on Monday overturned a lower court’s ban on the planting of alfalfa seeds engineered to resist Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide. The decision was a victory for Monsanto and others in the agricultural biotechnology industry, with [Continue]

Victory against Monsanto!!

From: Thank you High Mowing Seeds for standing up in the face of evil. You are a hero and an inspiration to farmers everywhere. Let’s hope that your determination helps set a legal precedent against these companies and gives some power back to the farmers of this great nation. September 23, 2009 Local Seed [Continue]

Ordinance changes bother keepers of bees and chickens

It’s nonsense like this that really gets me going in the morning. Please if you have some time, contact Burgh Bees and see how you can assist. From The Pittsburgh Post Gazette By Diana Nelson Jones, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Proposed changes to the city ordinance dealing with the keeping of agricultural animals on city properties has [Continue]