Pet Safety Over the Holidays

  All of a sudden, it’s the holidays! I don’t know about you, but I’m surprised. They seem to come earlier each year. But there’s no getting around it; it’s time for thanksgiving, and Christmas is just around the corner. With all the great food on Thanksgiving, we need to remember that our pets can’t …

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Country of origin labeling NOW, dammit!

  Country Of Origin Labeling - or COOL for short - shouldn’t be controversial. Any farmer can tell you that the United States tightly regulates pesticide use, and other countries do not. This makes our food safer, but gives food from other countries at a competitive advantage because they can use more powerful chemicals to …

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The Story of Teosinte is the Story of Corn

  Teosinte is a grass native to Central America. It’s also the first GMO food in the Americas, perhaps the world. The leaves and stalk of Teosinte looks like the plant that its descendants would become - it looks like a corn stalk with the typical long, pointed leaves. The seed pod is different, as …

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