As I write this little essay, backyard chickens are all the rage. And with good reason, too. They are wonderful creatures who provide their owners with an abundance of eggs and meat, along with hours of entertainment. 822 more words
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Food for thought as we approach the Thanksgiving holiday? How about a little Omnivore’s Dilemma discussion:
- On page 200 Pollan writes that the ninety-nine cent price of a fast-food hamburger “simply doesn’t take account of that meal’s true cost”. 129 more words
As you read more of Michael Pollan’s book, Omnivore’s Dilemma, how are you feeling?
Are you like me, being a little more choosy about the meat and fish you’re serving up for dinner – searching the supermarket for that grass-fed beef, or that wild-caught salmon? 116 more words