In light of the news that an insane amount of food is wasted every year (over 300 tons), the European Union decided to make 2014 “The Year Against Food Waste“. In response, Intermarche, France’s 3rd largest food chain, has arranged…0 Shares | | Posted in Business, Farming, Food, Food, Health, Lifestyle, News, Videos, Weird, World
In the middle of America’s corn belt, test participants are being paid $900 to be guinea pigs to eat genetically modified bananas from Australia that have been created in hopes of solving Uganda’s (and ultimately the world’s) vitamin A deficiency problem.
What is the rationale…
Ottawa-based 3D Printing Company Launches Kickstarter Campaign
OTTAWA, ON. (WEB) July 14, 2014 – 3Dprintler, an Ottawa-based tech lab, is turning to the Internet to generate interest in their 3D-printed hydroponics system called 3Dponics.
It’s made up entirely of recyclable…
Having battled with what I assumed was seasonal allergies for several years and then I started reading about wheat and gluten intolerance and I noticed that the symptoms I had not only matched seasonal allergies but also could fit for…0 Shares | | Posted in Child Care, Food, Food, GMOs, Health, Health, Lifestyle, Mental Health, News, Nutrition, Personal Care, Science, Science & Tech, Videos
We’ve all heard about the problems in agriculture, from GMOs and CAFOs to aging farmers and mad cows. But, what all these acronyms and statistics don’t add up to is change. So, about four years ago, my childhood friend Andrew…0 Shares | | Posted in Backyard Chickens, Environment, Farming, Film and Cinema, Food, Food, Gardening, Health, News, Nutrition, Videos
There are many excellent reasons to grow your own food.
You’ll save money.
The food tastes better.
You can grow varieties you’ll never find at your grocery store.
The food is much healthier. Commercial food is usually weeks old by…
Heat Your Home with Cherry Pits – A Biomass Alternative Fuel
Tart cherries have been long known for their ability to fight joint pain caused by gout and arthritis. However, did you know the pit of the cherry is one…
It’s never to late to become what you could have been. To find within you the voice of passion for your art and start painting your masterpiece. Although some may not resonate with what you create, other lives will be…0 Shares | | Posted in Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Videos
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in industrialized nations. High cholesterol is usually blamed as a major culprit. Yet of the nearly million people who have a heart attack every year in the US, half of these people have…0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Pharmaceuticals, Videos
In recent years, high intensity interval training (HIIT) has proven to us that we can achieve a greater level of fitness, plus lose weight, with a shorter, tougher workout approximately 20-minutes in length. This is not rocket science. The premise…0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Strength Training, Videos, Weight Loss