02 May '11, 8pm

Tilapia: The Aquatic Chicken | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: If you count yourself as one of the many (or few) w...

If you count yourself as one of the many (or few) who are aware of as well as disciplined about, your seafood choices, you might walk into a restaurant or a fish market with a little cheat sheet giving you some guidance as to what fish is best to buy. The concern is not so much cost, as it is environmental, as well as health, concerns, and organizations such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch have been directing virtuous consumers toward “better choices” of fish for over a decade. If you have one of their cards (or apps on your smart phone) you no doubt are familiar with the cheap and ubiquitous fish Tilapia . This is because Tilapia, while not being the most flavorful or alluring of fish, tends to be a cheap form of farmed fish protein that isn’t over-fished and isn’t brimming with mercury and PCBs, therefore Tilapia is becoming one of the most popular forms of fi...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/tilapia-the-aquatic-chic...

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