It would remove the right to clean, store and thus own seed in the US, putting control of seeds in the hands of Monsanto and other multinationals, threatening US security. See Seeds – How to criminalize them, for more details.
Progressives are worried about childhood obesity: it's a crisis in America! But wasn't childhood hunger the crisis a few years ago? It's not about fat or skinny to Progressives: it's about who controls the Food Police and tells you what and how to ea
This is a call to action. Your freedom to eat real food—and even to hear the truth about it—are under attack.
In its latest salvo against our health and freedom, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning to Diamond Foods stating t
In November BrewDog, a Scottish microbrewery released a new brand, dubbed Tactical Nuclear Penguin. The beer set a new record by weighing in at a scary [non-fortified] 32% alcohol-by-volume, over 6 times the strength of Budweiser.
What, salad? As intriguing and actually tasty food? Don’t you have to sort of discipline yourself to “Get your veggies” on a daily basis? Or even once or twice a week? Well if you think so, think again.
Katherine Albrecht, director of a group called Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering, said she worries that the practice could lead to a switch from a voluntary system to mandatory use of such cards
No refined sugar is good for you--but HFCS seems to be significantly worse. The long-running, contentious debate over the dangers of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) may be approaching a conclusive end -- one not likely to please those sensitive souls
Poison Control Statistics Prove Supplements' Safety.
There was not even one death caused by a dietary supplement in 2008, according to the most recent information collected by the U.S. National Poison Data System.
A FDA empowerment tucked into the nation's massive health care bill will make more than 200,000 fast food and other chain restaurants will have to include calorie counts on menus, menu boards and even drive-throughs. Applies to any restaurant with 20
S.3081, a bill that would authorize the federal government to detain American citizens indefinitely without trial, and S.3002, a bill that would authorize the federal government to regulate vitamins, minerals, and virtually all health and natural foo
A large batch of the flavor enhancer known as hydrolyzed vegetable protein or HVP, supplied by Basic Food Flavors, a North Las Vegas food ingredient company, was found to be laced with salmonella. Thus far, over one hundred products containing the in
Some Obama administration officials have made clear their unease with the increasing control a handful of corporations have over the nation's food supply, and they could show whether they are serious about changing the system.
Millions of people around the world reached into their pockets and donated to international aid efforts. But as Martin Plaut has been discovering, there is a disturbing allegation few would choose to confront.
In a study released by the International Journal of Biological Sciences, analyzing the effects of genetically modified foods on mammalian health, researchers found that agricultural giant Monsanto's GM corn is linked to organ damage in rats.
The Heirloom Organics Seeds of Action! program provides seeds and assistance, free of cost, to non-profit groups and organizations throughout North America, who are using seeds for community service projects.
This group operates in the southwest states and was recently expanded to include Las Vegas. Produce is delivered twice monthly and the reception was so great, you can expect new locations and an organic basket for $10 more.
The City of Phoenix is staying alive by removing food from your homes. This shall not stand. We need a name for the organization to eliminate this new tax. So why not a contest with a prize? Come up with our name.
Phoenix City Council members appear ready to approve a 2% tax on food purchases. During a special meeting Tuesday, the council is likely to vote on the tax as a way of closing a $241 million budget deficit. It would take effect April 1.