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People on the Farm

Veterinarians, milkers, nutritionists...dairy farmers depend on a variety of support to to ensure high-quality animal care and farming efficiency. Guest columnist and dairy farmer, Carla Wardin, walks us through some of the different skills she relies on for her farm.

by guest columnist Carla Wardin

When people think about a farm, the support system that keeps it running doesn’t always come to mind. In addition to the owners and employees, there are so many industries and specialists…

August 27, 2015 Read More


Product Reviews

YumEarth Soft-Tasting Gluten-Free Peach Licorice

This licorice is a great change of flavor pace from the typical cherry or strawberry.

August 27, 2015 Read More


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Bright Ideas at BrightFarms

BrightFarms goal is to revolutionize the US food supply chain by creating the first national brand of local produce.

Earlier this month, BrightFarms, a start-up that's goal is to revolutionize the US food supply chain by creating the first national brand of local produce, kicked off its Chicagoland Greenhouse Farm project, an innovative model for the future of local, low impact farming. We spoke with BrightFarms…

August 27, 2015 Watch Video


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Are Carbs The Best Brain Food?

Many people associate carbs with weight gain, but British researchers suggest some of these foods are actually fuel for the brain.

Carbohydrates are a rich source of energy and can be very nutrient dense. But many of us associate carbs with weight gain and believe we should be cutting back to lose weight. A new study, published in The Quarterly Review…

August 26, 2015 Read More


Product Reviews

Nutiva CHIApple Chia Seeds and Fruit, Coconut Mango

Yes, it's in a pouch, but it's a terrific snack.

August 26, 2015 Read More


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From Cows In Supermarkets to a New Trend In Breathable Cocktails

Check out the latest news from the food world!

Silicon Valley Diets Check out the new diet trend from Silicon Valley! "Biohacking!", the idea is that you see your body like a computer and try and optimize performance. John Walker – founder of  software company Autodesk – wrote ‘The Hacker’s Diet’…

August 26, 2015 Watch Video


Product Reviews

RW Garcia MixtBag Veggie Tortilla Chips

Three varieties in each bag. Spinach & Garlic, Carrot, Tomato & Sesame and Red Beet & Onion.

August 25, 2015 Read More


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The Impulsive Millennial

Revamped grocery stores, to new shopping formats, check out this new report that proves Millennials are having a big impact on food retail.

A new report is shedding more insights into Millennials.  Food Shopping in America, research from MSLGROUP and The Hartman Group, says Millennials' food purchase decisions are driven by…

August 25, 2015 Watch Video


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Ride Tea Wave Into Tomorrow

Tea sales are forecast to double in five years. Supermarkets could emphasize tea bars, recipes, education, and health to capitalize.

Tea’s morph from grandma’s drink to a millennial lure has new flavors and forms spawning more hot and cold drinking occasions. The world’s #2 beverage (after water) is no longer the pinky-high domain of tea elitists. This populist beverage – already in almost 80% of U.S.…

August 25, 2015 Read More


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