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Food Day Inspiration

Today is Food Day in America. To celebrate, you may consider visiting your farmers’ market, and making the acquaintance of a few of the people who grow food in your area—and being a grateful customer. Or joining a local gardening … Continue reading

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24/7 Raw Milk Dispenser (French Tale)

Once upon a time, there was a dairy farmer in the south-west of France who was struggling to make ends meet. One day, while surfing the web, he uncovered what he believed may be his ticket to a prosperous future. … Continue reading

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GM Labeling Allowed Worldwide

Consumers everywhere, rejoice! After a two-decade struggle against the powers-that-be, consumer groups and a handful of committed countries have succeeded this week in having the Codex Alimentarius Commission, an international body created in 1963 by FAO and WHO, adopt the … Continue reading

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Jamie’s Lonely Struggle In L.A.–Not!

Jamie Oliver is at it again. After the successful run, last year, of his “Food Revolution” first season in Huntington, Virginia, the British celebrity chef has taken his Reality TV show to Los Angeles. His goal: to single-handedly introduce nutritious, … Continue reading

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Plenty Of [Farmed] Fish In The Sea

News from the sea abound on this National Oceans Month! First off, you may be pleased to know that the U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to prohibit the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from approving genetically modified … Continue reading

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FDA Sued For Antibiotics in Animal Feed

I can’t blame Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of organic and natural meats and cheeses producer Applegate Farms, for tooting his own horn this week. Call it a smart, justified marketing move. The FDA (Food & Drug Administration) was recently … Continue reading

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