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A Personalized Diet, Better Suited to You

A Personalized Diet, Better Suited to You | the good food connection | Scoop.it

With the rise of personalized approaches to nutrition, often based on genetic testing, broad standards seem less and less relevant.

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We Have the Right to Know About Dioxins in our Food!

We Have the Right to Know About Dioxins in our Food!
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The Santa Barbara Independent Remember Healthy Food Choices?

The Santa Barbara Independent Remember Healthy Food Choices? | the good food connection | Scoop.it
The federal government does not require that genetically modified food be labeled as such. What's more, it actively forbids non-GM labeling.

 

Let's do our part! Please sign the ballot initiative and please vote in November. This is the first step in bringing accountability to those literally forcing genetic engineering down our throats.

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Organic food is not always sustainable food

Organic food is not always sustainable food | the good food connection | Scoop.it
Good food, as we've come to know it in that last few years, has a few characteristics: It's local. It's grown using responsible, land-loving techniques, like crop rotations and polycultures.
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USDA Asked To Approve Non-Browning GMO Apple

USDA Asked To Approve Non-Browning GMO Apple | the good food connection | Scoop.it
CASHMERE, Wash. — A Canadian biotechnology company has asked the U.S. to approve a genetically modified apple that won't brown soon after its sliced, saying the improvement could boost sales of apples for snacks, salads and other uses.

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Organic Tomatoes in January: Sucking Mexico Dry

Organic Tomatoes in January: Sucking Mexico Dry | the good food connection | Scoop.it
To keep our markets stocked with winter organic tomatoes, large-scale farms in Mexico are depleting local water tables.
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The Non-GMO Sourcebook | Organic and non-genetically modified (non-GMO) directory of seeds, grains, ingredients, feed and foods suppliers

The Non-GMO Sourcebook | Organic and non-genetically modified (non-GMO) directory of seeds, grains, ingredients, feed and foods suppliers | the good food connection | Scoop.it

let this guide guide you...

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7 ‘healthy’ foods that are making you fat | Health Freedom Alliance

7 ‘healthy’ foods that are making you fat | Health Freedom Alliance | the good food connection | Scoop.it
Ever wonder why you go all day munching on fat-free pretzels and granola yet never seem to lose any weight?
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centralsanity: Fight Stress With Healthy Eating

Fight Stress With Healthy Eating. Whenever we get too busy or stressed, we all tend to make poor food choices that will actually increase stress and cause other problems. To get the most of your healthy eating and avoid ...
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Coalition calls for FDA to halt approval of genetically engineered salmon

Coalition calls for FDA to halt approval of genetically engineered salmon | the good food connection | Scoop.it
Discovery of undisclosed infection of salmon eggs calls into question company claims that GE salmon are safe for the environment
Yesterday afternoon a coalition of 11 food safety, environmental, c...
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Alkaline Diet Quick Tip #2 - Lemons ARE Alkalising!

Alkaline Diet Quick Tip #2 - Lemons ARE Alkalising! | the good food connection | Scoop.it
This quick tip is a quick tip because it gives you a great way to help alkalise your body - BUT it is also the definitive answer to the question as to whether lemons are alkalising.
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A LinkedIn For Local Food And Farmers

A LinkedIn For Local Food And Farmers | the good food connection | Scoop.it
For local farms to really make money that have to sell direct to businesses, who often find it easier to buy wholesale.
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The Truth About Vitamin Water

The Truth About Vitamin Water | the good food connection | Scoop.it
This may be a touchy subject because I know how many avid Vitamin Water drinkers are out there, especially in our increasingly health-conscious (but misinformed) society. However, it's time to face the facts!
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Fresh the Movie | Watch Free Documentary Film Online

Fresh the Movie | Watch Free Documentary Film Online | the good food connection | Scoop.it
The underground documentary that became a massive grassroots success, Fresh is the embodiment of the good food movement. Fresh outlines the vicious cycle of our current food production...
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Meat.org | The Website the Meat Industry Doesn't Want You to See

Meat.org | The Website the Meat Industry Doesn't Want You to See | the good food connection | Scoop.it
See why everyone would be vegetarian if slaughterhouses had glass walls!

HOLY HELL.

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The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods

The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods | the good food connection | Scoop.it
New research shows that when we eat we're consuming more than just vitamins and protein. Our bodies are also absorbing information.
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TEDxAustin Robyn O'Brien 2011

Robyn shares her personal story and how it inspired her current path as a "Real Food" evangelist. Grounded in a successful Wall Street career that was more i...

 

My hero.

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Hilarious! people buying fresh meat

Some reactions from people shopping when they see how fresh their meat is...

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Database on the risks of genetically engineered crop plants | testbiotech

Database on the risks of genetically engineered crop plants | testbiotech | the good food connection | Scoop.it
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McDonald’s Closes All Their Restaurants in Bolivia - Hispanically Speaking News

McDonald’s Closes All Their Restaurants in Bolivia  - Hispanically Speaking News | the good food connection | Scoop.it
Bolivia will become the first McDonald’s-free Latin American nation, after struggling for more than a decade to keep their numbers off ‘the red.’...
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Floridians face genetically engineered mosquito threat

Floridians face genetically engineered mosquito threat | the good food connection | Scoop.it
A private firm is planning to release potentially harmful genetically engineered mosquitoes in the Florida Keys as early as January, endangering human health and the environment in what would become the first-ever U.S.
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Five Outrageous Food Stories of 2011 | Food & Water Watch

Five Outrageous Food Stories of 2011 | Food & Water Watch | the good food connection | Scoop.it
There’s never a shortage of interesting and incendiary stories about food issues to choose from at the end of the year. This year is no exemption.
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Waimea residents sue Pioneer

Waimea residents sue Pioneer | the good food connection | Scoop.it
WAIMEA — On behalf of more than 150 Waimea residents, attorneys on Tuesday filed a lawsuit in Fifth Circuit Court...
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Oklahoma man loses more than 40 pounds by leaving meat, dairy behind

Oklahoma man loses more than 40 pounds by leaving meat, dairy behind | the good food connection | Scoop.it
Randy Hale could hardly believe his ears when he learned the name of his friend's diet.“My knees just went weak. I said, ‘Bacon? A bacon diet? Count me in!'” Hale said.
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The Worst Fast Food Creations Of 2011

The Worst Fast Food Creations Of 2011 | the good food connection | Scoop.it
For years, America's fast-food empires have embodied what's wrong with our eating habits: Too fast, for one thing, and too fatty.

 

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