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Chicken Liver Pigweed

Chicken liver pigweed is a species of Amaranth, also known as Amaranthus gallus. No one knows exactly how and when this variety of pigweed originated. It is likely from deliberate genetic modifications. If true, the harvested chicken livers would be designated as Frankenfood by the FDA....

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Common Pigweed

Common pigweed is a species of Amaranth, also known as Amaranthus palmeri. In the south, farmers sprayed heavily with Roundup (made by Monsanto) to control this variety of pigweed. As a result of this practice, pigweed became immune to Roundup. That’s when growers switched to Dicambra,...

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