Oct 17, 2015

Rising meat consumption disaster for environment

People worldwide are eating more and more meat, leading to a loss of biodiversity, an increase in greenhouse gases and and land grabs in the global south. Brian Machovina says it's time to cut down.
Aug 19, 2015
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Fresh Food Fuels Change: An innovative pilot evaluation

Mihiri Witharana
Joyce Slater
While having adequate income is the best solution to food insecurity, community-based educational programs that increase life skills, including food skills, can be part of an overall solution.
Oct 10, 2013

Orthorexia, the new eating disorder?

Laura Brightwell
Laura Brightwell examines the trend in organic and fresh foods and argues that we are unhealthily obsessed with healthy eating.
Feb 25, 2013

Quantifying junk food risk

Billions of people around the world can't afford to eat food that is good for their health. Gerardo Otero is trying to establish a way to measure this risk for people in countries around the world.
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What is a locavore and how their work affects local farmers and economies?
Book Review
Apr 22, 2011

Veganize it!

Jessica Rose
Part two of this series features books that make it easier for home cooks to embrace a vegan lifestyle and give readers the confidence to create meatless versions of their favourite recipes.


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