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Open Source Seeds

Originally posted on Global Food Politics:
A group of researchers and plant breeders based at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, on Thursday announced a new initiative intended to break the monopoly control over plant genetic materials promoted by the use…

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Science about kale and the immune system

Thanks to Monica Cassani at Beyond Meds (see my reblog a few minutes ago) I’ve just looked up the science that’s mentioned in the video she links to, about how kale is good for the immune system. It’s a 2011 … Continue reading

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Kale and the immune system ( #foodie Friday)

argylesock says… I like kale too. It’s part of a marvellous species, Brassica oleracea, described by Jeanne at the Botanist in the Kitchen here. I’ll point out that the photo, on the video clip you linked to, isn’t a photo … Continue reading

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