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'Natural' Food Is a Marketing Scheme, So Why Are We Falling for It?
What could happen next?
At the end of the day, food manufacturers are going to use the tools at their disposal to sway your preference in their direction. The only real solution is to take the harmful tools away from them.
Most Foods Labeled 'Natural' Actually Contain GMOs
The Real Food Cookbook: Traditional Dishes For Modern Cooks
Farmers' daughter, food writer, and local foodist
It was time for me to eat these traditional foods and (more intimidating) to learn to cook them.
How USDA Rubber-Stamps 'Humane' and 'Sustainable' Food Claims
Director, Farm Animal Program, Animal Welfare Institute
When a shopper spends their hard-earned money on meat that is labeled "humanely raised" or "sustainably farmed," it's not unreasonable for them to assume that someone has validated the truthfulness of the claim. In fact, USDA is supposed to be doing it.
Vermont Passes a GMO-Label Law. How Did They Do It?
Authority on natural and whole foods
My husband is a New Englander from the Boston area, and over the years we have been together, I have learned a few things about this breed of American: When they want to get something done, they get it done.
What to Do When Cash Flow Problems Threaten to Stall Growth
Senior Vice President of Commercial Banking, New Resource Bank
A key retailer in your space wants more of your product, and others are competing for it. But you're also sinking capital into making your product up to eight months before you'll get paid for it. How do you get the funds right now?
The New Global Leader, Part X: Dana Bentia, and the Sensuous Pageantry of Slow Food
Award-Winning Author, Personal Coach, Intercultural Expert, Pu...
10 Foods To Eat For An Energy Boost
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There are other foods that provide that same, lasting jolt. You don't need that afternoon latte to perk you up -- just work in one of these healthy snacks.
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