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The "Walmarting" of Organics

Grocery giant, Walmart, has set its sights on organics planning to drive the market prices down nationwide announcing an exclusive partnership with Wild Oats. Walmart claims that they will sell a line of 100 organic products at 25 percent less than 26 national brand competitors. 599 more words

This & That

GOOD FOOD FESTIVAL CHICAGO celebrates 10 years!

The nonprofit organization FamilyFarmed.org at the forefront of the so called ‘Food Movement’ – focused on local farming and the importance of  keeping organic meticulously organic  - launched the first Good Food Festival in Chicago exactly 10 years ago, in 2004. 48 more words

ORGANIZATIONS

Whole Foods Introduces Grab-n-Go Paleo Meals

Grocery shopping has become more and more enjoyable as I’ve found joy in cooking. Armed with Practical Paleo and Against All Grain (my go-to cookbooks for tasty and fairly easy clean-food meals), I feel confident in selecting the right combination of produce, meat and spices for a delectable dish. 428 more words

Health

(Re)vitalizing/(Re)defining Culture 2/27/14

I believe that the trends that we have be discussing in class such as the acts of foraging, fusion foods, and DIY are all factors that are contributing to a movement to redefine American culture into a alternative food movement into a more sustainable, healthy, and green nation. 409 more words

Most Important Dads in the Food World

A list of the 15 Most Important Moms in the Food Industry has generated quite a bit of discussion in my Twitter and Facebook feeds.  One of the moms recognized, Bettina Siegel of… 1,613 more words

Advocacy