In The New Globalized Diet, Wheat, Soy And Palm Oil Rule
People around the world are eating a wider range of foods. But as a whole, we are increasingly reliant on a few crops. Researchers say that increases the risk of agricultural disaster.
In other words, our food culture (and perhaps human culture in general) is following a geological arc: the landscape flattens and homogenizes over time.
Support Your Local Slaughterhouse
A Northern California rancher writes to defend her work, her product, and the way of life of thousands of small farmers, and to advocate for a better approach to humane slaughter in the wake of the Rancho Feeding Corporation blanket recall of 8.7 million pounds of beef.