Tag: michael pollan
The Botany Of Desire
If you liked this afternoon’s short clip, you might like the whole film. “The Botany of Desire” How plants shape human life and history.
Twinkies vs. Carrots
Food policy influences dietary choices. Why is it cheaper to buy a Twinkie than to buy a carrot? How do food subsidies and agricultural policies affect the foods we eat? How is that tied to food-related diseases? Journalist Michael Pollan explains.
School Lunch Contracts Awarded To The Lowest Bidder
from therealfoodchannel.com: Imagine schools feeding children the cheapest and nastiest garbage, er, excuse me, I mean ‘processed foods’ available. Imagine the government and media blaming parents for childhood obesity, when […]