22 Feb '12, 3pm

From factory farming to excessive sprays, a new video nails the shortcomings of our food system.

From factory farming to excessive sprays, a new video nails the shortcomings of our food system.

GreennovateChina /Video screen capture From whale meat for sale on Amazon to exploding pigs in the Midwest , the symptoms of a broken food system are evident everywhere. A new video from GreennovateChina , the folks who brought us the Real Cost of Our Clothes , does an excellent job of outlining the challenges we face. GreennovateChina /Video screen capture From an overly industrialized food production system, through a reliance on corn and GMOs, to neglecting the health of our soils and marketing foods based on cravings and psychology, not nutrition, this is a pretty comprehensive overview of the major issues that advocates for healthier, more sustainable food are trying to fix. Three Meals that Matter meat photo /Video screen capture Unlike some sustainable agriculture advocates, the video is also not afraid to tackle the most contentious elephant in the room—over consum...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-agriculture/heres-w...

Tweets

Prince farming: Discussing Charles’ new book on food reform

Prince farming: Discussing Charles’ new book on...

grist.org 22 Feb '12, 12pm

Last May, Prince Charles gave an inspiring keynote speech at the Future of Food conference at Georgetown University in Was...

Farming the ‘burbs

Farming the ‘burbs

grist.org 21 Feb '12, 12pm

Prairie Crossing is a 669-acre subdivision in Illinois with small lots, 70 percent open space and 100 acres for food produ...

New NUMBNUTS ep! WARNING: Not for weak stomachs...

clicknetwork.tv 21 Feb '12, 5am

Numbnuts: EP24 - Dog Food / Football Execution WARNING: Not for those with weak stomachs! Dog food eating contest, loser g...

Ultimate #Penang Best Food List @visitpenang

Ultimate #Penang Best Food List @visitpenang

foodpoi.com 22 Feb '12, 12pm

Nagomi Shabu Shabu Buffet For RM32.80++ At Menara Hap Seng Out Of Ordinary At Hailam Kopitiam Bangsar Fei Fei Crab Restaur...

New Orleans Food and Wine Experience 20th Anniversary Begins May 22

New Orleans Food and Wine Experience 20th Anniv...

justluxe.com 21 Feb '12, 11pm

When I think about New Orleans I think about crowds fighting for the coveted purple, gold, and green beads thrown from mam...

Bill Gates Calls for More Accountability on Foo...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 23 Feb '12, 9am

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has brought a distinctive approach to problems of global development: a sense of urg...

Bill Gates Calls for More Accountability on Foo...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 23 Feb '12, 9am

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has brought a distinctive approach to problems of global development: a sense of urg...

Din Tai Fung New Menu Review

hungrygowhere.com 23 Feb '12, 9am

Din Tai Fung at Paragon has been around for awhile, but they are constantly finding ways to reinvent their menu (given tha...

"GMO Food Safety Testing is Woefully Inadequate...

organicconsumers.org 19 Feb '12, 9pm

According to Judy Carman, Ph.D., very little safety testing is done on genetically modified foods, and when it is done, bi...

@inrsoul haha pardon me. maybe this could help ...

hungrydelivery.com 25 Feb '12, 11am

The Spice Sutra Restaurant & Cafe has integrity by its sophisticated and subtle use of many spices and ingredients. Charac...

Is Edible Food Packaging The Answer To Plastic Waste? | Care2 Causes

Is Edible Food Packaging The Answer To Plastic ...

care2.com 19 Feb '12, 9pm

As our society has shifted from eating whole foods to consuming processed food-like products, food packaging has become a ...

When Pigs Start Exploding, It's Time to Rethink Our Food System

When Pigs Start Exploding, It's Time to Rethink...

treehugger.com 17 Feb '12, 11am

From meat eating versus veganism , to high-tech megafarms versus lucrative backyard agriculture , there is much disagreeme...

#Voiceless, an animal rights group in Australia, sheds light on factory farming with a new campaign. #AnimalRights

#Voiceless, an animal rights group in Australia...

ecorazzi.com 21 Feb '12, 6pm

Voiceless says Australia is behind the European Union in terms of the conditions for animals on factory farms, according t...

Why Eating Less Can Completely Change Your Life - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Why Eating Less Can Completely Change Your Life...

sg.news.yahoo.com 20 Feb '12, 10pm

Dietary choices that include less calorie intake are beneficial for our hormones. This is particularly applicable to easti...

Everything you know about dieting is wrong: US scientists: VANCOUVER, Canada: Everything you know about dieting

Everything you know about dieting is wrong: US ...

channelnewsasia.com 20 Feb '12, 2am

VANCOUVER, Canada: Everything you know about dieting is wrong, say US scientists who have devised a new formula for calcul...