More Than 100,000 Americans Urge EPA To Restrict Unnecessary Use of Monsanto’s Weedkiller on Oats

A coalition of companies and public interest groups, led by Environmental Working Group (EWG) and Megafood, gathered 104,952 signatures on online petitions to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), urging the agency to lower the tolerance limit of glyphosate in oats and prohibit its pre-harvest use.   The EPA's legal limit for glyphosate residues on oats is 30 parts per million, or ppm. The petition, first filed last September, asks the agency to set a more protective standard of 0.1 … [Read more...]

Wheat-less Wednesday – Breakfast Burrito

Ingredients: 1/2 bell pepper (chopped into thin strips) 1/2 small onion (chopped into thin strips) Shredded cheese 2 eggs 1 Tbsp coconut milk Seasoning salt Coconut oil  Instructions: 1. Heat skillet at medium-high and add 1 Tbsp. coconut oil. 2. When coconut oil has melted, add pepper and onions.   Sauté until onions become translucent. 3. Set onions and peppers aside in a covered bowl and rinse out skillet thoroughly. 4. Whisk egg, milk, and seasoning salt … [Read more...]