Food as a portal – to myself

My natural instinct is to celebrate and respect food, to see it as an offering, to savor the connection, the deep joy and the nourishment that it can bring. But growing up, this desire was often repressed and overshadowed by the food culture telling me that the importance of food …

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Turkeys and pies flying off shelves as people prepare for Thanksgiving

CHICO, Calif .– People always rush to the grocery store for their last minute Thanksgiving purchases. S&S Organic Produce and Natural Foods in Chico was packed today with shoppers picking up their last minute turkeys. The big draw at S&S has been the fresh, free-range and organic turkeys. Some people …

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Five myths about certified sustainable aquaculture

Adam Daddino is an Aquaculture Program Manager at accredited certification assessment provider SCS Global Services. Declining fishing and pressures on marine ecosystems around the world have increasingly driven demand for alternative and more sustainable sources of seafood. In response, aquaculture has taken off. In recent decades, aquaculture practices have improved …

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Burning questions about Thanksgiving turkey

We’ve all seen stories of how rising inflation drives up the price of Thanksgiving dinner in 2021. According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, a traditional feast will cost 14% more this year. The good news is that almost all of the rise is due to temporary upheavals resulting from …

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European Parliament gives green light to huge deal on agricultural subsidies

STRASBOURG, France, Nov. 23 (Reuters) – The European Parliament on Tuesday approved the biggest farm subsidy reform in decades, in a vote that transfers money to small farms and rewards sustainable farming methods. The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has long been criticized for having handed over the bulk of subsidies …

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Sprout Foods, a subsidiary of Neptune Wellness, launches new website and branding

LAVAL, QC, 23 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. (“Neptune” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT), a diverse and fully integrated health and wellness company focused on plant-based, sustainable and goal-oriented lifestyle brands, today announced that its subsidiary, Sprout Foods, Inc., has relaunched its website: …

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The importance of good cooking in an ecological home

Nowadays, more and more people are interested in a sustainable lifestyle. You can practice what you preach by building a green house. Growing interest in a sustainable lifestyle has driven the green home market to reach $ 116 billion in 2020. There are many factors to consider when choosing to …

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Farmer Protest To Continue As MSP Law, Seed Bill Problems Unresolved: Rakesh Tikait

The agitation of farmers will not stop now as demands for the MSP Guarantee Law and the Seed Bill have yet to be accepted, Union Bharatiya Kisan leader Rakesh Tikait said on Monday. (BKU). “The turmoil will not stop because many of our issues like the MSP Guarantee Law, the …

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Educated opt for organic farming

Visakhapatnam: The young geoscience graduate Ananthatmakula Venkata Narasingarao from the University of Petroleum-Dehradun returned home to Gokavaram in the East Godavari district a few years ago, leaving behind a lucrative career in petroleum to go into the business. organic farming as a vocation. Today he is the proud owner of …

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Blame Opponents: Marquette Organic Cereals Sector Shows ‘It Can Be Done’ | Local news from the Big Island

“Now we’ve been doing it for almost 30 years. “ At first, The Green Place supplied the grains for the production of Grain Place Foods – around 85 to 90 percent, Vetter estimated. Now, he said, the farm provides only about 1% of the raw material. Crops managed by Grain …

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