Category Archives: industrial food

Target Campaign-Heinz and Frito

On 27 February 2012, we Occupied our Food Supply.  For the action, I discussed targeting major food manufacturers about the ingredients in their food that come from GMO sources.  I wanted to write letters to these companies, not in a … Continue reading

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H.R. 3555…send an e-mail to your Rep

On 27 February 2012, I wrote Occupy Your Food Supply by Supporting H.R. 3553, H.R. 3554. and H.R. 3555 asking you to contact your Representative in D.C. to support these bills sponsored by Dennis Kucinich (Ohio).  Today I received an e-mail … Continue reading

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Occupy Your Food Supply by Supporting H.R. 3553, H.R. 3554. and H.R. 3555

Today, February 27, 2012, is a day of global action to Occupy Your Food Supply.  If you are wondering why this call for action has errupted, Willie Nelson and Anna Lappe recently published in Huff Post Food: Why We Must … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola Bars

For too many years to count, I have wanted to make homemade granola and energy bars. Back in rock climbing days when Cliff Bars emerged, they were my favorite lunch of choice. Buying packaged bars can put a pinch in … Continue reading

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Days of Action: Occupy Your Food

In response to the growing food movement as well as the growing concern about GM and GE foods, a few actions are happening this Spring. Besides writing your reps in DC to let them know what you think about labeling … Continue reading

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Foods Known to Contain GMO and Genetically Engineered (GE) Ingredients

I recently wrote an article entitled Heirloom vs. Hybrid and GMO…What’s the difference? And why should I care?, and maybe because gardening season is lurking or maybe because people are becoming more aware of the importance of healthful food, but suddenly … Continue reading

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Fusarium, Fusarium…Everywhere!

Yesterday, I got a little caught up on a little fungus called Fusarium.  I woke up today still intrigued by yesterday’s findings, and I got to wondering again…Fusarium seems to be an emerging topic. I got to thinking about another … Continue reading

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