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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Topics:  consumers   food   organic food   
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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
  • Whole Foods mixes up chicken, vegan salads
    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
  • God’s own organic brand soon
    Thiruvanananthapuram: As part of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), agriculture development and farmer’s welfare department has come out with the brand 'Kerala Organic' so that everyone eats organic food ... and I am happy to say that all are genuine ...
    03/21/2017 - 8:59 am | View Link
  • How This Mumbai Couple Juggles Careers With Running an Organic Farm in Rural Maharashtra
    The Internet was a big help—we could see what ... Rahul is eager to spread awareness of organic food, procuring them and encouraging others to join the movement. “We don’t see ourselves as role models or want to be happy, but we are happy to help ...
    03/21/2017 - 12:12 am | View Link
  • Christina is ready to take on China with organic baby food
    Christina says she is very happy to be working with an experienced partner ... but two children. So China is not just a big market for baby food, it is also a market in growth, which makes it a very lucrative market for baby food companies, creating ...
    03/15/2017 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • 50 Ways To Sleep Better Tonight
    The big challenge is that in our fast-paced world today ... And focusing on eating micronutrient-rich food as the bulk of your diet (with some room for fun stuff) will ensure that your body is producing leptin and filling the nutritional gaps that had ...
    03/15/2017 - 9:36 am | View Link
  • Planet Organic: UK Book Launch
    which is a big reason why our relationship with food can get really complicated ... speaks exclusively to Healthista about how she found her happy weight - the first in our new series \'My He ... It\'s day six, of week one in Anna Magee\'s 21 days ...
    03/13/2017 - 12:09 pm | View Link
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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.
    03/23/2017 - 11:01 pm | View Website
  • Why Organic Food is More Expensive
    Watch this video to find out why organic food costs more than conventionally grown food even though organic food farmers don't use pesticides and fertilizers.
    03/22/2017 - 5:19 pm | View Website
  • Organic Hydroponics
    Organic Hydroponics Food is healthy, just like organically grown food, under the right circumstances. What about Organic Hydroponics using growing soil?
    03/22/2017 - 4:40 am | View Website
  • Party Animal Pet Food | Organic and Original
    Party Animal™ Organic Cuddly Chicken Grain Free Canned Cat Food Made with Organic Chicken, Fruits, Vegetables + Vitamins & Minerals
    03/21/2017 - 7:48 am | View Website
  • My Organic Food Club
    Florida's #1 Organic Food Store & Organic Produce Delivery - Eggs, Bread, Meat & Fish. Save over 30% on USDA Organic Supermarket prices with Free Delivery!
    03/21/2017 - 4:13 am | View Website
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