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Another Way To Fight Climate Change

Change Your Diet!

According to a new study published in the National Academy of Sciences, researchers found that a leading motivator to stay on your diet is to focus on its impact on the environment.

Researchers at the University of Leiden,…

March 19, 2018 Watch Video


Florida Key Lime Pie

Florida key lime pie is a simple, traditional recipe with a graham cracker crust and is an ideal dessert for spring or summer.

Published in partnership with Nutrition 411


Serves 8



  • 1¼ cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1…

March 16, 2018 Read More

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Note To Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue:

It’s Time To Think About SNAP Before You Say Anything

Since February 13th, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and the Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvanely first floated their concept of the “America’s Harvest Box” as a way to reduce costs and the number of people on foods stamps (or SNAP – the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance…

March 16, 2018 Watch Video


Walmart Joins The Battle For Grocery Delivery

Walmart’s announcement that it will expand its home delivery program may be one of the smartest recent moves for the chain as it puts itself in a powerful position in grocery.

Walmart’s announcement that it will expand its home delivery program may be one of the smartest recent moves for the chain as it puts itself in a powerful position…

March 15, 2018 Read More

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$99 Can Turn Into $658.38

Shoppers Will Use The Amazon Credit Card At Whole Foods

Amazon’s announcement that its co-branded Amazon Prime Rewards Visa credit card will now offer 5% cash back reward on all purchases at Whole Foods is just one more incentive to gain market share.

The $99 per year Amazon Prime membership is quickly becoming the most valuable membership for…

March 15, 2018 Watch Video

Product Reviews

Phil's Food Reviews for March 14th, 2018

This week Phil reviews: popchips nutter puffs peanut butter & chocolate, OWYN Plant Based Shake Smooth Vanilla, Upton's Naturals Jackfruit Sweet and Smoky, Yoplait Go-GURT Sour Patch Kids Blue & Red Raspberry Low Fat Yogurt Tubes, The Soulfull Project Multigrain Hot Cereal Hearty Grains & Seeds

Individal product nutrition information and breakdown listed below:

March 14, 2018 Watch Video


Shift In Whole Foods' Supplier Relationships Under Amazon Shouldn't Be A Surprise

Whole Foods’ “foragers” would scour their areas looking for and signing up brands that most times did not have the wherewithal to pay for promotional allowances or slotting fees. Whole Foods took these brands under their wing and waived the costs. That’s changing.

Originally published on

Some Whole Foods suppliers are pointing the finger…

March 13, 2018 Read More

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USDA Evaluates The Impact Of Food Labels

A new report by USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS), Beyond Nutrition and Organic Labels—30 Years of Experience With Intervening in Food Labels, evaluates the impact of Federal organic and nutrition labels and several other food labels that emerged in recent decades

Case studies of five food labels for which the Federal Government has played different roles are examined to show the economic effects and tradeoffs in setting product standards, verifying claims, and enforcing truthfulness. 

What they found was that where there is no single, national standard…

March 13, 2018 Watch Video

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The Retail Food Waste Action Guide

It's here and is mandatory reading!

ReFED, is a coalition of business, nonprofit, foundation, and government leaders committed to reducing food waste in the U.S., and developed in partnership with the Food Waste Reduction Alliance (FWRA). The guide is…

March 12, 2018 Watch Video

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Sakara Life is Another Food Delivery Service

But with a difference.

The difference is that this company is based on Clean, organic, ready-to-eat meals.

For Breakfast, lunch, and dinner that are designed for optimal nutrition. The kits also include Daily Beauty…

March 9, 2018 Watch Video

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