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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: October 14, 2009

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October 14, 2009

Daily Roundup: October 14, 2009

Big Ag Barks: The American Farm Bureau, the nation’s largest farmer's group, is launching a campaign against climate legislation. Green, Inc. (NYT)

Get Out of Here: Ireland is banning the production of genetically modified crops and starting new labeling for GM-free products. ENN

Truth is Out: A 2007 EPA report which scientifically proved climate change to be a threat, but was ignored by the Bush administration, was released to the public. Los Angeles Times

California Paradox: California is one of the nation’s leaders in alternative energy, but state regulations are slowing down clean-energy projects. Wall Street Journal

Trees, Please: Two new studies prove that forests and oceans are more cost-effective than carbon-capture technologies when it comes to reducing carbon. Ecologist

--Kyle Boelte

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