agriculture

If the entire US went vegan, it’d be a public health disaster

3 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on If the entire US went vegan, it’d be a public health disaster
Switching to the vegan dream would be a nutritional nightmare for Americans. That’s according to new research published this week by the US National Academy of Sciences that poses big questions about how the US agricultural sector can be changed and improved in the future, to mitigate climate change without causing deleterious effects on the Read More

Daylight Saving Time as Americans know it was instituted by corporate lobbies, not farmers

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Daylight Saving Time as Americans know it was instituted by corporate lobbies, not farmers
At some point in elementary school, many American children learn that Daylight Saving Time was originally intended to give farmers an extra hour of light to work the fields. That is, in fact, a lie. Farmers actually hated the practice, because it cut an hour of daylight in the morning, leaving them with an hour Read More