Tag Archive: food production

Food Additives

How Food Additives Are Landing On Our Plates

Do you know that food companies can decide for themselves which additives are safe? It’s time to look into how new ingredients get from the food industry’s lab to your dinner table. Thousands of these additives now exist in our food supply.

How to be a Solutionary

Zoe Weil is the co-founder and president of the Institute for Humane Education and is considered a pioneer in the comprehensive humane education movement, which provides people with the knowledge, tools, and motivation to be conscientious choicemakers and engaged changemakers for a better world. How she talks about how to be a Solutionary, how to find one’s calling.

Food Waste

4 Tips to Reduce Food Waste (and Save Money)

Bloomberg News reported last year that 15,000 record temperature highs were reported in the United States during the month of March. Things haven’t really let up, impacting everyone from farmers to families. And while we still don’t have an official consensus here in the United States as to what is driving this change in the weather, one point is clear: it is impacting our food system. In the face of unprecedented drought, hurricanes, tsunamis and tornadoes, our nation’s farmers are doing everything they can to deal with this climate disruption.

7 Blogs for Your Brain

7 Health Focused Blogs To Nourish Your Brain

One of the best things you can do for the health of your body, your family, your community and the planet is educate yourself about what’s going on in the world of health and wellness. Here at Be Well, we’re strong advocates for empowering our patients to get educated about their health. We love offering resources so that people can learn the importance of diet and lifestyle choices.