Monthly Archives: August 2011

Weekly digest: Sunday, August 7th

Holy moly turkey recall. 36 million pounds. 76 illnesses. 1 death. Multi-drug resistant salmonella. Such a scary food system People in the USA use 7M lbs of antibiotics per year. The US meat industry uses 29M lbs. And the … Continue reading

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Weekly digest: Monday, August 1st

My favorites from the past week: On the huge potential of a soda tax McDonalds joins the “healthier” kid food bandwagon. Small steps… Fun stuff in DC: mobile farmers’ markets, job training for food sector employment, and healthy … Continue reading

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