I wanted to get a close look at food production within the city limits. Urban- and community-based farming is growing in popularity at an exceptional rate. Excerpt 6.
November 14, 2010 Healthier for Domino’s maybe, but not for you – Domino’s increases the amount of cheese used on a pie by 40% and sales go up. Underlying the new campaign: Dairy Management – “…a marketing creation of the United States Department of Agriculture…”. Complete article via NYTimes.
Paul Hawken eloquently explains how the price of food is divorced from its true costs, and what this really means for society.
Michael Pollan completes the dots between government policy, public health and the cost and availability of fresh wholesome foods.