Archive for July, 2013

Deceased Farmers are Receiving Farm Subsidies

July 31st, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Deceased Farmers are Receiving Farm Subsidies

A government audit found that millions of dollars in farm subsidies are paid each year to farmers who have been dead for a year or longer.

Food is the Problem. And Food is the Solution

July 26th, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Food is the Problem. And Food is the Solution

Ron Finley grows a nourishing food culture in South Central L.A.’s food desert by planting the seeds and tools for healthy eating.

Our Propensity to Proliferate Plastic

July 19th, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Our Propensity to Proliferate Plastic

Plastic has become our choice because it appears cheap, easy and convenient. The truth is that it is none of those.

Creating the “Better Burger”

July 16th, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Creating the “Better Burger”

Burger-making tips that will make you a hit at any summer gathering.

Nature’s Beautiful Balance

July 11th, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Nature’s Beautiful Balance

Science Daily article on the broader aspects of agriculture as an entire system at work with many complexities, issues and balances.

Have a Good Laugh!

July 2nd, 2013 | Simcha Weinstein | Comments Off on Have a Good Laugh!

Treat your body to some good old-fashioned laughter.