The formation of cancer-causing chemicals in the gut could be at the heart of understanding how high levels of nitrate in our drinking water contribute to increasing the risk of bowel (colorectal) cancer, New Zealand researchers say.
Why do we follow social influence, and why is it so effective at creating conformity?
Dr Christine Jones explains the life-giving link between carbon and healthy topsoil
Christine Jones, PhD
Founder, Amazing Carbon
Pioneering research that was on track to reduce a major pollutant in the country’s waterways has been scrapped, in a decision some scientists are describing as mind blowingly disappointing.
Professor of Agri-business at Waikato University, Jacqueline Rowarth talks to Radio NZ
Science in Agriculture
The Anatomy of LIfe and Energy in Agricuture
Both by Dr. Arden Anderson available from Amazon
From farmer Joel Salatin’s point of view, life in the 21st century just ain’t normal. In FOLKS, THIS AIN’T NORMAL, he discusses how far removed we are from the simple, sustainable joy that comes from living close to the land and the people we love.
A handy guide to compare brix levels (dissolved sugar content) for different grasses, fruits and vegetables to help determine plant and soil health