Fukushima farmers pray for cesium-free rice

ShareThis Fukushima farmers pray for cesium-free rice 01 Jun 2012 Last year’s crop is still sitting in storage and deemed unsafe to consume, but Toraaki Ogata is busy planting rows of seedlings at his rice paddies in the city of Fukushima, continuing his family’s proud, six-generation history of farming and praying he will be able […]

6,800 tons of radiation-tainted rice straw left lying in 8 prefectures

ShareThis 6,800 tons of radiation-tainted rice straw left lying in 8 prefectures –Tainted rice straw used as feed for beef cattle has proven to have contaminated the animals with radiation. 03 Mar 2012 Some 6,800 metric tons of rice straw contaminated with radioactive substances leaked from the crippled Fukushima No. 1 Nuclear Power Plant remains […]

Japan mulls over rice ban after radiation findings

ShareThis Japan mulls over rice ban after radiation findings 17 Nov 2011 Japan is expected to announce its first ban on rice sales in the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster after samples showed radioactive contamination well above legal limits, officials said on Thursday. The findings will further worry nervous consumers, already fretting over the […]

Sarah Palin had sex with ex-NBA star Glen Rice, snorted cocaine and cheated on husband, book claims

ShareThis Sarah Palin had sex with ex-NBA star Glen Rice, snorted cocaine and cheated on husband, book claims 14 Sep 2011 Sarah Palin bedding basketball star Glen Rice, snorting cocaine and cheating on her husband? You betcha! The scandalous details are revealed in the highly-anticipated tell-all “The Rogue: Searching for The Real Sarah Palin,” written […]

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China’s poor treated to fake rice made from plastic

China’s history with food safety is a rocky one, but even in the annals of robbery and abuse, this will go down in infamy. Various reports in Singapore media have said that Chinese companies are mass producing fake rice made, in part, out of plastic, according to one online publication Very Vietnam. The “rice” is […]