Category Archives: Food Politics / GMOs

Whole Foods Greenwashing: Hidden Camera GMO Sting

One of the biggest players in the natural foods world is also one of the biggest greenwashers out there. Whole Foods is the most prominent health food company who HAS NOT donated ANY money to Prop. 37. On September 11th, they finally endorsed Prop. 37, but have yet to contribute any money. Why? Because it would cut […]

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Hungry For Change – An Inspiring Documentary

I’ve been meaning to post this for the last few days. A former colleague of mine, who now works at Gaiam, posted the link to Facebook this early last week. This is a fantastic new documentary and I think the title says it all: “Hungry for Change – Your Health is in Your Hands.” The film features world-renowned […]

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What is the 2012 Farm Bill and Why Should You Care?

Why Should You Care About the 2012 Farm Bill? The 2012 Farm Bill. Maybe you’ve heard of it. Maybe you haven’t. There has been quite a bit of buzz surrounding the 2012 Farm Bill, and for good reason. This specific piece of legislation is reviewed and renewed every five years and it plays a vital […]

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Say Goodbye to Grade B Maple Syrup

Image Courtesy of and Asolario I had not heard about this and was shocked with I read Sarah’s recent post on The Healthy Home Economist. Looks like Grade B maple syrup will be no more after new rules go into effect in 2013. This really bugs me. It’s just another way that the government is allowing […]

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Jeffrey Smith: Finding Non-GMO Products

I just happened to stumble across this video, presented by Colorado Public Television. I saw Jeffery Smith speak about a year ago and he is a fantastic speaker. Very motivating and he makes you want to go out and help bring about change. This quick video gives you and overview on the dangers of GMO’s […]

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