05 Apr '11, 9pm

Organic Rap Fun: The initiative comes with a video contest opened to the public, as well as a web platform where...

Organic Rap Fun: The initiative comes with a video contest opened to the public, as well as a web platform where...

due for a little bit of light-hearted fun in the midst of the current food-related doom and gloom! I just found it, courtesy of organic dairy firm Stonyfield Farm’s CEO Gary Hirshberg. He launched a year-long organic education campaign with a YouTube rap video designed to spread the word on the havoc created by industrial farming (“The really scary stuff is what we cannot see/Chemical fertilizers, pesticides, hormones, drugs and herbicides”), the health challenges caused by junk, processed food (“Cut out unnecessary chemicals is what they prescribe/So to avoid getting sick, just change the stuff you imbibe!”), and the benefits of choosing organics (“Organic tastes better cause nature got it right/You don’t need chemicals to keep a drink tight”).

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/organic-rap-fun.html

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