Organic Food: The Big Happy Lie

Organic Food: The Big Happy Lie

While many consumers prefer organic products, the cost, resources, and lower yields are such that scaling organic production is highly problematic, if not impossible.

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    The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
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    Whole Foods Market Inc. said Thursday that labels on a chicken salad and those on a vegan version of the salad were reversed at some of its cold food bars in the Northeast. More
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  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
  • Consumers' shift to older iPhones raises concerns on Wall Street
    So many consumers are opting to buy older iPhone models that some analysts wonder whether Apple has lost its ability to create new versions that dazzle. How strange to think that Vicki Macchiavello's decision to buy an iPhone after years of using a BlackBerry could be bad news for Apple. More
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    06/21/2018 - 3:59 pm | View Link
  • A 22-Year-Old Intern Takes A $2,010, 10-Day Trip To Australia
    10:45 a.m. — We take the train from the airport to central station and get off to go get some food ... and good quality so I’m happy with our choice! $11.65 1:00 p.m. – We wander to the end of downtown where there is a big park with a bunch of ...
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  • The 101 Best Burgers in America for 2018
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    06/21/2018 - 7:43 am | View Link
  • The Age of Acceleration: An Interview with Martin Amis
    Has the Big Issue about Larkin — that his often delicate ... Well, one of the reasons I was happy to move from England to America is that I felt I was in need of a change. All the clichés you’ve heard about “change is good” — they’re all ...
    06/21/2018 - 6:05 am | View Link
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  • Real Food Source | We are an organic family food business ...
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  • Organic Food for Baby, Tot and Kids | Happy Family Brands
    Owned and Operated by Moms, Happy Family Brands Provide Premium Organic and Healthy Foods to Baby, Tots, and Kids for Optimal Nutrition.
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