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Richard Schiffman

Why is the West betting against climate change?

May 19 2014

A hotter and drier Southwest may result in the loss of the lion’s share of its forests to fire before this century is done.

Column: Food fight - Vote on GMOs could alter U.S. food system

Nov 01 2013

The citizens in Washington state are about to make a decision that could have a big impact across the nation.

The endless debate over genetic engineering

Sep 08 2013

Last month a popular do-gooder website featured a curious headline: "400 Farmers Destroy Life-Saving Rice Crops, and That's a Good Thing."

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