Posts Tagged ‘factory farming’

Pesticides in food linked to ADHD in kids – Health – Children’s health – msnbc.com

Spraying pesticide in California

Spraying Pesticide in California; Image via Wikipedia

“Children with substantially higher levels of a breakdown product of neurotoxic organophosphate pesticides were twice as likely to be diagnosed with ADHD. The university researchers conclude that parents should buy organic for their kids. Numerous other researchers stress the importance of women eating organic at least six months before conception and throughout pregnancy, too.”

via Pesticides in food linked to ADHD in kids – Health – Children’s health – msnbc.com.

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Chipotle Commercial on Factory vs. Sustainable Farming

A little pastoral in popular culture for your Tuesday morning: