Let’s talk about two daily essentials: Breakfast and, of course, beer. Mass marketers of breakfast cereals have been in a downward sales spiral for about a decade, so they’re getting back to their roots (sort … Read moreBreakfast and Beer
“Captain Fantastic” – a film review by Gary Chew It’s not unreasonable to say a quick three-word description for Captain Fantastic could make muster as Little Miss Sunshine. But Captain Fantastic is so much different … Read moreMovie Review: “Captain Fantastic”
Tomato tinkerers go back to the drawing board Warning: Agribusiness is in the lab again, molesting the “molecular machineries” of Mother Nature’s tomato. Actually, it’s the already-machined, industrial tomato that lab techs are retinkering. It … Read moreThe Poor Tortured Tomato of Agribusiness
California — mellow to the max, you best believe Due to recent massive chirpage from a group of wicked haters, now is the time for all good brahs and shorties to rally to the defense of … Read moreTotes Cray Cray: California!
Recently escaped from the lab, GMO wheat is ‘occupying’ farmland — as well as Washington — and demanding its rights Ever since unapproved GMO wheat was found sprouting in April on an 80-acre field in … Read moreIt’s Alive! GMO Wheat Stage Million Grain March on Capitol
As we enjoy the traditional holiday season of food-centered celebrations, let’s not only consume, but also reflect on, discuss and consider, what we can do to shape our food culture and food future. We’re presented … Read moreWhat’s for Dinner? Looking at America’s Food Culture
One of the most important elections being held on November 6 doesn’t even have a Democratic, Republican, Green, Libertarian or other partisan candidate on the ballot. Imagine! Yet, this statewide contest in California will likely … Read moreOrganic Subsidiaries Out GMO-Using Parent Conglomerates
‘We only splice organic genes’ says Monsanto CEO The biotech giant Monsanto today declared that all of their GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) crops are officially organic. “Since we start with only the finest organic genes, … Read moreMonsanto Declares All Their GMO Crops Organic