News Please Plan Accordingly - by Andrew Offutt
L. Neil Smith's The Libertarian Enterprise
Not long ago, around 10pm, he saw 3 cars coming up his 1/4 mile driveway. The cars stopped about 300 feet from his house. The occupants turned off their car lights. Through the dark he was able to make out 4 men silently walking toward his house.
News Rainy Day Market / Market Schedule & Veggie List 3/8/14
For all of you folks whom have not seen the farm this winter, I suggest you come take a tour and see the beautiful winter crops of lettuce. This year, Ive planted about 20 different varieties and some of them are my very own crosses. They are so bea
News 40% of What You Pay for Beer Goes to Taxes
The next time you pour yourself a cold one, give yourself a pat on the back in the name of patriotism. On average, 40 percent of the price you paid for that beer is going straight to Uncle Sam and the state.
Lobbyists in Washington are pushing to
News GMO-Science Takes a Blow as Studies Are Retracted
The pesticide producers are one of the most powerful industries on the planet, the influence they possess is enormous. You have probably heard that an Elsevier journal has retracted the Seralini study which showed evidence of harm to rats fed a GMO d
News Syngenta Pulls GMO Corn off Canadian Shelves
http://thelibertybeat.com, By Derrick Broze
According to an internal company document obtained by Reuters, biotechnology corporation Syngenta will be removing one of its genetically engineered seeds from the Canadian market.
News A Texas Town's Political War on Volunteer Community Gardens
Last year, Mike and Sheena Marie Roberts founded Grow Your Own's Community Learning Garden in Copperas Cove. They had a vision.
News Tonopah Rob's Farm Stand Only - Veggie List 3/15/14 - Down and Dirty
Every year Tonopah Rob takes a break from the weekly markets to clean up the farm. Winter crops are nearly done and both greenhouses are bursting at the seams with thousands of transplants. Its time to transition the farm from winter crops into su
News IntellectualRevolution.TV - Lessons Worth Sharing - How Sugar Affects The Brain (Ted Ed)
When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such as alcohol or nicotine -- an overload of sugar spikes
News Food Pirates
The U.S. food aid program to starving people overseas started as a domestic rather than foreign policy initiative. Developed in the 1950s by the Eisenhower Administration its stated purpose was not all together altruistic.
News U.S. Government to Blame for Somalias Misery
http://scotthorton.org, By Scott Horton
At the beginning of May the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET), a U.S.- and U.K.-government-financed organization that monitors various food crises around the world, released a new report detailing the horrific consequences of the Somali
News Get Ready To Drink Wine And Beer At Starbucks
http://www.businessinsider.com, Hayley Peterson
Starbucks is planning to start selling beer and wine at thousands of its stores to boost sales in the evening, Bloomberg reports.
News Benefits of Eating Bugs
Cordain suggests that prior to the agricultural revolution, early humans ate this Paleo Diet for 2.5 million years. The 10,000 years since the popularization of farming or just 333 human generations he says, is clearly a drop in the chronological
News Gluten-free Testimony II - The Symptoms that have disappeared!
http://www.dailypaul.com, by The Pen
As a follow up to my thread titled, "Gluten-free Testimony" I would like to share those symptoms that have disappeared as a result of my now 49 days of being Gluten Free.
News Why Almost Everything you've been Told About Unhealthy Foods is Wrong
http://www.lewrockwell.com, By Joanna Blythman
Eggs and red meat have both been on the nutritional hit list but after a major study last week dismissed a link between fats and heart disease, is it time for a complete rethink?
News "Good" gut microbes revealed as the key to dark chocolate's health benefits
http://www.gizmag.com, By Darren Quick
It has long been known that eating chocolate, particularly dark chocolate, has numerous health benefits.
News Food-centric tricorder tells you what ingredients are in your meals
http://www.dvice.com, Colin Druce McFadden
Whether you're on a restricted diet or you'd just like to know how Aunt Nona makes her secret pasta sauce so yummy, chances are you'd benefit from knowing just what's in your food.
News Chocabyte: a 3D chocolate printer for only $99
http://www.dvice.com, Raymond Wong
Cheap chocolate always taste terrible and the fine chocolate always costs a fortune. But thanks to technology, I can now 3D print my own custom bonbons for cheap. Chocabyte is a $99 3D chocolate printer that is going to win me lots of brownie points
News The Real Inflation Fear - US Food Prices Are Up 19% In 2014
http://www.zerohedge.com, Tyler Durden
We are sure the weather is to blame but what happens when pent-up demand (from a frosty east coast emerging from its hibernation) bumps up against a drought-stricken west coast unable to plant to meet that demand?
News My Home was Searched for Growing Vegetables in my Bathroom Video
John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares how his home was recently searched by police because he is growing vegetables in his bathroom.
News Foodini lets you 3D print food with fresh ingredients
http://www.dvice.com, Robin Burks
Remember when we thought the food replicators in Star Trek were just science fiction? But then 3D printing came along and started giving us things like chocolate on demand. But what about those of us who want to eat healthier? Enter Foodini, the worl
News Top Chef Explains How To Grill The Perfect Steak
http://www.businessinsider.com, Kamelia Angelova
For Porter House New York chef and managing partner Michael Lomonaco, preparing steak is a blend of art and science.
News New Alabama food truck regulations prevent local churches from feeding the homeless
Food truck regulations are preventing churches in Birmingham, Alabama from feeding the homeless. Minister Rick Wood said police informed him he would not be able to provide food for the homeless in Linn Park unless he owned a food truck
News Venezuela issues ID cards to curtail food hoarding
http://hosted.ap.org, By HANNAH DREIER
Battling food shortages, the government is rolling out a new ID system that is either a grocery loyalty card with extra muscle or the most dramatic step yet toward rationing in Venezuela, depending on who is describing it.
News Study: Vegetarians Less Healthy, Lower Quality Of Life Than Meat-Eaters
Vegetarians may have a lower BMI and drink alcohol sparingly, but vegetarian diets are tied to generally poorer health, poorer quality of life and a higher need for health care than their meat-eating counterparts.
News Wheat is an Endocrine Disruptor, Elevates Prolactin in Celiac Disease
http://wakeup-world.com, By Sayer Ji
A provocative new study published in the journal Hormone Research in Paediatrics confirms for the first time in a human trial that one of the adverse effects of wheat consumption includes a disruption of the levels of a hormone produced by the pituit
News 'I didn't Lose Weight and my Bathroom Trips were Like Clockwork'
http://www.lewrockwell.com, By Sadie Whitelocks
What happened when one family went on a sugar-free diet for one year
News Almost Everything you've been Told About Unhealthy Foods is Wrong
After examining 72 academic studies involving more than 600,000 participants, the study, funded by the foundation, found that saturated fat consumption was not associated with coronary disease risk. This assessment echoed