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Incredible Edibles ~ Where True Resilience is Found

Originally posted by Silvia Di Blasio at Mainstream Permaculture

What is a weed?  A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered”.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson… 1,137 more words

Food Sovereignity

Are Taco Bell and Pizza Hut Actually Getting Healthier?

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut shook the fast-food world Tuesday when the chains announced they’ll be nixing artificial ingredients in their menu items by the end of 2015. 814 more words

Monkey In the Middle...

As a kid, I played Monkey In the Middle with my older brother and his friends. They delighted in throwing the ball far above my head making the likelihood of me catching it microscopic in nature. 674 more words

Animal Welfare

France to force big supermarkets to give unsold food to charities

Guardian article highlighting new tactic to tackle food waste in France – see original here.

Legislation barring stores from spoiling and throwing away food is aimed at tackling epidemic of waste alongside food poverty… 854 more words

Food

The First Fruits of Summer

     Hello, fellow gardeners! I’m the new writing and social media intern for the George Fox Community Garden (the blonde one in the picture below!) For me personally, my connection to food has really grown over the past few years. 562 more words

Newberg

Schools supporting local food

Interesting stuff – originally published here.

Obesity and diet-related diseases are on the rise, so it’s more important than ever that children are educated about where their food comes from and the importance of eating well. 346 more words

Food