Tag: organic

 Food Matters: In the Womb and Beyond

Food Matters: In the Womb and Beyond

Dr. Joanne Perron, Dr. Sarah Janssen, and Dr. Jennifer Matthews of the Food Matters Clinical Education and Advocacy Program, inform us that food has an enormous effect on the development and brain… Read More

 How to Create a Farmers market in your Community: Kindergarteners Lead the Way

How to Create a Farmers market in your Community: Kindergarteners Lead the Way

Did you know that farmers markets are sprouting up in neighborhoods and communities all around? According to new research by the U.S department of Agriculture, the number has risen by 17%.This means… Read More

 The Parent Factor

The Parent Factor

In the early 90′s a group of Berkeley parents decided to work together and improve the quality of food served in their children’s schools. Inspired by Alice Waters‘ ideas, these BUSD parents… Read More

Viva Vegetables

Viva Vegetables

You’ve already read my odes to kale and carrots – and I have a new reason to sing the praises of veggies. Yesterday I got my first root canal ouch! A result… Read More

 New York Farm City

New York Farm City

We are happy to share with you this beautifully shot clip from a mini-documentary created by Petra Engelke and Raul Mandru.
This rousing piece features urban farming pioneers in New York City… Read More

 Snacking on Fruits and Vegetables with Dr. Ro

Snacking on Fruits and Vegetables with Dr. Ro

Dr. Rovenia M. Brook, better known to most as Dr. Ro, is a nutritionist, health reporter and best-selling author. She has hosted numerous shows focusing on health and good eating habits and… Read More

 What’s Wrong With Our Food System

What’s Wrong With Our Food System

An 11 year old boy, Birke Baehr, advocates local, sustainable, organic farming and eating at TEDx Next Generation in Asheville (2010).… Read More

 Is It Healthy to Have a Vegetarian Baby? With Dr. Bob Sears

Is It Healthy to Have a Vegetarian Baby? With Dr. Bob Sears

Watch Dr. Bob Sears, co-author of “The Baby Book,” and “Happy Baby: The Organic Guide to Baby’s First 24 Months” do a check-up on a vegetarian baby. The mom has some good… Read More

 Grocery Store Wars

Grocery Store Wars

Star Wars meets ‘the dark side of the farm’ – serious fun claymation. The organic rebellion fights back. This video was made by Free Range Graphics for the Organic Trade Association.… Read More

 Truck Farm: Episode 2

Truck Farm: Episode 2

Using the bed of his old pick-up truck, filmmakers Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis (of King Corn) start their own CSA on the streets of Brooklyn. Cheney drills holes into his truck… Read More