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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    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
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    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
  • Women in Business: Jody Levy, Co-Founder + CEO of WTRMLN WTR - Huffington Post
    ... efficient models of food production ... and a drop of organic lemon juice. ... for myself to stay focused and happy. ... about her life ...
    05/11/2015 - 9:43 am | View Link
  • Notes From a Local Kitchen: You don’t know beans - Oregon News-Review
    I found myself in a food-lovers ... organic and contain much less salt than other brands. I’m happy to eat ... I often cook up a big pot of ...
    05/11/2015 - 6:18 am | View Link
  • The 20 best US towns for outdoor adventure - Business Insider
    ... downs), The Black Sheep (happy hour ... at Sacred Grounds or organic drip ... Grill deck in winter, Big Sky Brewing Eats: Lotus Pad for Thai ...
    05/11/2015 - 5:27 am | View Link
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    Chamber of Commerce is happy to ... Big Spoon, Little Spoon will bring ... offers fresh roasted, organic, fair ... new this year…”Serving ...
    05/11/2015 - 4:27 am | View Link
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    05/23/2015 - 9:30 am | View Link
  • Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracey Anderson Launch Organic Food Company
    Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and trainer-to-the-stars Tracey Anderson have decided to turn their love for healthy food into a new ... the demands of dreaming big. And we want nothing more than to have access to the healthy, happy lifestyle you so deserve.
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  • Special Report: The war on big food
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    05/21/2015 - 9:01 am | View Link
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    05/20/2015 - 11:45 pm | View Link
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  • Food news, articles and information:
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    This site is part of the Natural News Network © 2014 All Rights Reserved. Privacy | Terms All content posted on this site is commentary or opinion and is protected ...
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  • Earthbound Farm Organic
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    05/23/2015 - 6:19 am | View Website
  • Foods That Boost Your Mood
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    05/23/2015 - 6:12 am | View Website
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