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Why aren’t GMO foods labeled?
Why aren’t GMO foods labeled?

If you want to avoid sugar, aspartame, trans-fats, MSG, or just about anything else, you read the label. If…

TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way We Eat
TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way We Eat

Saturday February 12, 2011

MyFreshLocal is very excited about the TEDx event today. This event will provide viewers…

A Food Manifesto for the Future
A Food Manifesto for the Future

For decades, Americans believed that we had the world’s healthiest and safest diet. We worried little about this diet’s…

We Stand in Opposition to GE Alfalfa
We Stand in Opposition to GE Alfalfa

Every once in a while an issue comes along that is so shockingly wrong, that people seem…

Food News Update: Organic Milk Healthier Than Regular
Food News Update: Organic Milk Healthier Than Regular

Greener Pastures: Study Shows Organic Milk Healthier than Conventional

A recent study published in the…

Dear Secretary Vilsack, Please Consider Your Decision and the Fate of the American Children
Dear Secretary Vilsack, Please Consider Your Decision and the Fate of the American Children

Update January 27 2011 - USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack this afternoon announced that the agency will fully deregulate Monsanto’s…

Claiming Health: Front-of-Package Labeling of Children’s Food
Claiming Health: Front-of-Package Labeling of Children’s Food

Parents shouldn’t look to the labels on the front of food package for guidance on picking the healthiest products…

MyFreshOpinion: Walmart/Obama reactions show need for better discourse on food policy
MyFreshOpinion: Walmart/Obama reactions show need for better discourse on food policy

In a joint announcement this week, Walmart and Michelle Obama unveiled “a comprehensive effort to provide its customers with…

Plan promoted to boost Iowa local food production
Plan promoted to boost Iowa local food production

A proposal to boost local food production in Iowa could create hundreds of jobs and bring in an estimated…

Farmer’s markets help grow the area economy
Farmer’s markets help grow the area economy

Last week, Diane Wright Hirsch, MPH, RD, extension educator at the University of Connecticut, wrote in this newspaper about…

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