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  • Bee collecting pollen
    A fighting chance for bees

    In Minnesota, decisionmakers are taking important steps to address declining bee populations, positioning the state as a leader in pollinator protection. Learn more

  • Science is real
    Standing up for science

    As the new administration fundamentally challenges the value of science, scientists across the country are responding by standing up and speaking out. Learn more

  • A corporate fox in every henhouse

    Scott Pruitt as head of EPA is a clear case in point. Almost every Trump cabinet nominee is on the record in direct opposition to the core purpose of the agency they've been tapped to lead. Learn more

  • Corporate Science
    Corporate science & spin

    Since the mass introduction of pesticides following WWII, control over the knowledge needed to grow food has been shifting from farmers to laboratories financed by multinational corporations. Learn more

  • Frontline farmer
    Rural families on the frontlines

    Rural life in the U.S. has long meant hard work and healthy living, and farm families — including Indigenous peoples — have been steady stewards of the land. Learn more

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GroundTruth Blog: News and happenings from the frontlines of the movement for fair food & farming.

Carmen Black's picture

Farmers vs. environmentalists. It’s a common narrative that rears its head again and again in news, opinion and...

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Last week, we learned that an official at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) helped Monsanto block additional...

Medha Chandra's picture

Are pesticides needed to feed the world? Not so much, according to a recent report by Dr. Hilal Elver, the UN...

Judy Hatcher's picture

Right now, the very existence of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is being challenged by the people...


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