What Would George Washington Say About Today’s Food System?

What Would George Washington Say About Today’s Food System?

Happy President’s Day! Our founding fathers lived in an agrarian society at the dawn of the industrial revolution. Food was hard to produce and required substantial daily effort from almost all families. A bad season could lead to widespread hunger. … Continue reading

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Is America’s Warped Food Supply Ruining Your Health?

Is America’s Warped Food Supply Ruining Your Health?

There is a mismatch between America’s food supply and its nutritional needs. This is the somber conclusion of a recent study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Farmers and food companies are churning out too … Continue reading

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What Country Will Soon Be 100% Organic?

What Country Will Soon Be 100% Organic?

Meet Bhutan, a tiny landlocked kingdom, wedged between China, India, and Nepal. The home to approximately 1 million people, Bhutan is still largely agrarian. But unlike most other third world countries, its farmers have for the most part resisted western … Continue reading

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