Take note of nutritionist, author and academic Marion Nestle’s post on the FDA today: The FDA is a public health agency housed in the health department. BUT: it gets its congressional funding from House and Senate Agricultural committees. Reports Nestle: “A couple…
How much influence do advertising and specialized corporate marketing techniques have upon your food purchasing decisions at the supermarket? Why are supermarkets arranged in the manner that they are? Those are two of the questions that Dr. Margo Wootan of the Center for Science in the Public Interest attempts to answer in this video published in the summer of 2015. It remains a timely and highly interesting lecture.
Fact sheet from the folks at NotReallyExpired.com, producers of the film, EXPIRED? Food Waste in America.
Read much more about the expiration date issue, food labeling and marketing at http://notreallyexpired.com/
The McDonald’s Advertisement: Are Iowa eggs local? A local response: #localislocal