20 Apr '11, 9am

Bringing EPP to the Table: Driving Down the Cost of Organic Food to Counter an ...: The American food system is

Bringing EPP to the Table: Driving Down the Cost of Organic Food to Counter an ...: The American food system is

All tissue is made of cells, all organs are made of tissue. All human living systems are made of organs, cells, and tissue. This is diabetic organ dysfunction simplified. This is the stuff that blindness, kidney failure, neuropathy, pneumonia, heart disease, and a literal cornucopia of other ailments, are made of. High blood sugar level tax out the pancreas, just as elevated blood alcohol taxes out the liver. The World Health Organization forecasts that deaths related to high blood sugar will double by 2030. A study at Princeton University , supported by the U.S. Public Health Service, supports what many of us already believe. The increasing amount of high fructose corn syrup in the American diet is closely tied to the similarly increasing prevalence of American obesity. The American food system is complicated, with many strong forces contributing to the status quo. It is ...

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World Food Day actions- 435 actions, 1 in each ...

organicconsumers.org 19 Apr '11, 10pm

Plan your action. The basic components of the events on Sunday, October 16, 2011, should include an announcement of the nu...

Food Network's 100 greatest cooking tips: The Food Network says it has the all-time greatest cooking tips. You c...

Food Network's 100 greatest cooking tips: The F...

mnn.com 20 Apr '11, 2pm

: This is how I cook (well, maybe slippers on instead of bare feet in winter). I have an under-the-counter radio/CD player...

How to solve world hunger by bringing farming i...

grist.org 18 Apr '11, 8pm

What if the only way to save crops from climate change was taking the climate out of the equation entirely? Researchers in...

FTC Investigating Online Food Marketing to Kids

FTC Investigating Online Food Marketing to Kids

care2.com 21 Apr '11, 9pm

Once upon a time food marketing meant TV commercials with cartoon leprechauns or rabbits. Now, kids get blitzed round the ...

Organic agriculture: deeply rooted in science and ecology

Organic agriculture: deeply rooted in science a...

grist.org 21 Apr '11, 2pm

That may explain why so few people are aware of the simple ways by which perceptive farmers have learned to successfully s...

Building Community Food Security

motherearthnews.com 19 Apr '11, 6pm

, a nonprofit food advocacy group in Columbus, Ohio, seems to have it figured out. The group’s origin traces back to 2002,...

Fast Food Follies

Fast Food Follies

enviroblog.org 21 Apr '11, 4am

"Fast food is the most unhealthy food product marketed to children, other than sugar-sweetened beverages, and is relentles...

Organic Farming Grew 8% in 2010

sustainablebusiness.com 18 Apr '11, 1pm

The organic farming sector grew by 8% in 2010, dramatically outpacing the food industry as a whole which grew at less than...

Just Because It's Organic Doesn't Mean It's Healthy

Just Because It's Organic Doesn't Mean It's Hea...

planetgreen.discovery.com 09 Apr '11, 1pm

This is in no way intended to argue that organic foods are not better for you than their conventional counterparts. We all...

Make your own organic Easter candy! Candy nests!

Make your own organic Easter candy! Candy nests!

mnn.com 21 Apr '11, 10pm

Gigi first made the recipe after seeing these candies in the supermarket (she thinks it might have been a Russell Stover c...