13 Jun '11, 1pm

We are what we eat. We are also what the animals we eat have eaten.

We are what we eat. We are also what the animals we eat have eaten.

On my (eco friendly-ish) business cards, it says I'm a green living expert. I prefer to think of myself as a common sense consultant or maybe a smarter living expert. As in: if you eat meat, it's common sense to eat pastured animals that have been well fed, treated humanely, and aren't hopped up on hormones and antibiotics. We are what we eat. We are also what the animals we eat have eaten. Along those lines, there is much to be gained from buying and eating meat from animals that were raised sustainably: it's better for the animals, it's better for the earth, it's better for the farmers, it's better for us. I believe so strongly in this that I devote an entire chapter to understanding what this means and how to obtain it in my second book, The Conscious Kitchen. But one chapter wasn't quite enough. Which is why I spent the past year and a half plus writing a book, my four...

Full article: http://www.seventhgeneration.com/learn/blog/meaty-new-book

Tweets

Five fish it’s OK to eat - Green Living - The Ecologist

Five fish it’s OK to eat - Green Living - The E...

theecologist.org 07 Jun '11, 1pm

What all these campaigns have done, is raise awareness of the environmental issues facing our oceans, not least by highlig...

New children’s book raises profile of albatrosses: Illustrator, Bill Bolton has used the publication of his late...

New children’s book raises profile of albatross...

birdlife.org 14 Jun '11, 1am

Illustrator, Bill Bolton has used the publication of his latest book to highlight the plight of the world’s albatrosses an...

Eating Vegan: Can a Vegan Diet Feed the World?

eatdrinkbetter.com 14 Jun '11, 9am

Producing animal products is highly inefficient. Instead of growing corn, soybeans, and grain for people to eat, we have t...

Eating Vegan in Palm Springs, California – Eat Drink Better: The Healthy Voyager, aka Carolyn Scott-Hamilton, is...

Eating Vegan in Palm Springs, California – Eat ...

eatdrinkbetter.com 12 Jun '11, 10am

The Healthy Voyager, aka Carolyn Scott-Hamilton, is the Vegan Executive Producer, Creator, Host and Writer of The Healthy ...

#Book Byte: Turning Toward the #Sun for #Energy...

earth-policy.org 09 Jun '11, 1pm

June 09, 2011 Turning Toward the Sun for Energy Lester R. Brown One key component of the Plan B climate stabilization stra...

How Do they See? Views Through the Eyes of 7 Animals

How Do they See? Views Through the Eyes of 7 An...

webecoist.com 12 Jun '11, 10am

Because of segmented eye structure, many insects see objects very differently from what humans perceive. Insects are famou...

Rare photos of extinct animals:

environmentalgraffiti.com 04 Jun '11, 3am

jmc6657 thank you for proving the reason humans are stupid.1) we were never given the reason to eat other creatures.Really...