Seeds of Change donating 25 million seeds to school gardens: http://bit.ly/I7HqKL [RT of Ann Cooper @chefannc]
EWG Farm Bill Platform | Environmental Working Group:http://www.ewg.org/agmag/2012/04/ewg-farm-bill-platform/#.T5lAgJTGztg.twitter ... I know, I know: the farm bill? But if you care about food and fairness, this is a key battleground of the year. And EWG has the goods.
Snacks provide one-third of ‘empty calories’ in US diets: USDA research http://www.foodnavigator-usa.com/Market/Snacks-provide-one-third-of-empty-calories-in-US-diets-USDA-research?utm_source=AddThis&utm_medium=Twitter&utm_campaign=SocialMedia/#.T5kjjozKAxE.twitter via @FoodNavigatorUS ... I’m surprised it’s not more. Nutritious and snacks are not concepts often seen hanging out together.
Lets stop "fighting obesity" or "war on obesity" or other such violent, vapid phrases. Need to grow food justice movement instead. [RT of Michele Simon @appetite4profit]
#Klout thinks I'm influential in agriculture. Poor, misinformed Klout.
Bought two hundred thousand Twinkies today in case they go bankrupt. They keep, right? [RT of @albertbrooks]
@hellerNYT Nice hire! ... Scott Heller, now at the New York Times, hired Wesley Morris, the Boston Globe’s most recent arts-writing Pulitzer winner. I applied for the job that Wesley got.
She's the world's healthiest person http://dlvr.it/1RgWc4
Titanic 100 years wOw. Global warming couldve saved titanic. Sad to say [RT of @JoseCanseco] ... It took me a while to decide whether this was real or a parody, but it’s one of those rare breeds: real but sounds like a parody.
Would love to host SNL and would donate pay to greenpeace .Does anyone know how to contact Lorne Greene ?Please help me make it happen! Hugs [RT of @JoseCanseco] ... At least, I’m pretty sure it’s real.
Tweeted this two days ago, but still loving it: Verlyn #Klinkenborg on the folly of #BigAghttp://e360.yale.edu/feature/the_folly_of_big_agriculture_why_nature_always_wins/2514/#.T4L6QOopbs4.twitter
Other gross crap that's in your food, via HuffPost:http://www.huffingtonpost.com/food-republic/6-ingredients-food_b_1400970.html?utm_campaign=040912&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Alert-food&utm_content=Photo#s852350&title=TBHQ_AKA_Butane
Cereal-- toxic crap disguised as health food. http://www.icontact-archive.com/NsBpmvLZIc8uRVDhOnSDZ9iJEZzou6g3?w=4
An interview with Annie Leonard (The Story of Stuff), on the value of the commons:http://www.alternet.org/food/154285/goodbye_overconsumption:_why_the_commons_can_save_us_from_drowning_in_too_much_stuff
You gotta check out this UN guy, on the right to food:http://michaelprager.com/united-nations-right-of-food-olivier-de-schutter-nutrition-processed