Category Archives: Agriculture

Another EPA biofuels lie pointed out

John, a commenter, pointed out and linked to the EPA claim that ethanol caused no net CO 2 emissions increase.

Well let me count the lies.

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Chew on this reason that cops stop young black males–it’s good for your career.

I know this, you know this, and the black community knows this–young black males are much, much more likely to be violent criminals, criminals generally, than other identifiable American groups.

Evidence is that the conduct of police is sensible–if they are in the business of stopping criminals.

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Carbon Dioxide increases are essential to human food supplies

The reason is that more carbon dioxide improves plant drought tolerance. The requirement for water for plant production will be reduced relatively speaking.

Craig Idso provides the paper.

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GM Diamondback moth research has promise

Modifying the moth will cause a decline in the population. The moth produces a caterpillar that is voracious and very damaging to vegetable crops.

Of course the “organic fanatic” people see a problem and are anxious about losing their organic designation of a GM moth might fly onto their sacred lands.

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Henry I Miller on organic foods and the nannie/meddlers

Some people just have to be fussin’ about somethin’. Henry Miller MD is a big name in the biz of toxicology. A very wise and sensible man–who knows GM foods and the whole business of “healthy” food promotion. Continue reading

AG Pesticide residuals are no risk–chemophobes stand down

These people who are afraid of anything with a chemical name are apoplectic about insecticides–oooooh so scary.

Repeat after me–dose makes the poison. Paracelsus–very long time ago said it–still true. Too much heart medicine–poison, too much water, makes cerebral edema, hyponatremia–get it?

Here’s a big international study on ag herbicides/pesticides that make for better crop production.

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Gary Baise, expert provides comprehensive review of water law

The EPA has a stratagy for controlling the land of the US–declare all water collections part of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS).

So this past week we had some serious flooding in our area, all those wet areas could conceivable be captured and controlled as part of the WOTUS.

This link is to a series written by Baise, big time DC Ag Lawyer, on the issues.