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Michael Pollan
Some good news from the Admin: "U.S.D.A. to Start Program to Support Local and Organic Farming" nyti.ms/1pAKeVu
Follow the End Food Waste Campaign, and Feeding the 5,000 event upoming in Oakland, here: on.fb.me/1vmNfiV
"GMO Wheat Investigation Closed, But Another One Opens" : The Salt : NPR n.pr/1t69THR
More good stuff on Berkeley Vs. Big Soda-- excellent series of public events leading up to November's vote bit.ly/1BnjIp7
In Berkeley? Don't miss "Mexico’s Soda Tax with Raj Patel: Could it Happen Here?" - Berkeley vs. Big Soda bit.ly/1rf8tOc
Research on food industry’s calorie reduction pledges: they’re worse than doing nothing. ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-… pic.twitter.com/q0D1oNZbxD
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In mice, but still fascinating: "How physical exercise protects the brain from stress-induced depression" bit.ly/1xqs0iG
Cargill promises to stop chopping down rainforests. This is huge. ow.ly/BWp3f @grist
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Michael Lewis: "The Ray Rice video for the financial sector has arrived." bv.ms/1sx5ZNU
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Smell of mown grass is an SOS call by grass to summon beneficial insects. bit.ly/1tZ3qm6
Fungi are actually closer to animals than plants on the tree of life. scifri.me/blxfmx
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"Big Soda Companies Agree on Effort to Cut Americans’ Drink Calories" --another empty promise extracted by Clinton. nyti.ms/1vdJdaK
Climate change's impact on Ag: "Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain" - NYTimes.com nyti.ms/1wGOY1E
Why “get big” isn’t the answer for poor farmers around the globe | Grist bit.ly/1Dtlc5b
Strong response from Center for Food Safety to New Yorker's "Seeds of Doubt" piece on GM agriculture : bit.ly/1ri4G2R
Listen to our friend @michaelpollan explain why it’s cheaper to buy cake than carrots. #FedUp bit.ly/1pmZawn
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In the Bay Area? This will be good: "Mexico’s Soda Tax with Raj Patel: Could it Happen Here? - Berkeley vs. Big Soda" bit.ly/1rf8tOc
A policy to please the Nat'l Pork Producers Council: Obama punts, again, on ABX in Ag nyti.ms/1qk0Scc
Forget GMOs. The Future of Food Is Data—Mountains of It | WIRED wrd.cm/1u9g4jO
"Monsanto Woos Mommy Bloggers" - Modern Farmer bit.ly/XOx1SA
Cool new kids book on "Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious" from Readers To Eaters bit.ly/1th2hpV
Sign up to read (the very promising) California Sunday Magazine, launching Oct. 5 bit.ly/1tZuIKr
The decline of the small American family farm in one chart - The Washington Post wapo.st/1BKcCNw
join microbiome guruRob Knight for a Reddit AMA tomorrow, 10:00am - 11:30am MT, 9/17. @CUBoulder on @coursera! coursera.org/course/microbi…
In DC Oct 1? This event should be good: "Plant Intelligence: Scientific and Philosophical Approaches" - Georgetown bit.ly/1BKc5ex
In case you were wondering: "Lab-grown meat: Is it kosher?" slate.me/1nYsELP
Check out "The New Puberty Book: Early Development in Today's Girls" Dr. Julianna Deardorff and Dr. Louise Greenspan bit.ly/Zhe7ot
important film on antibiotics resistancethefilm.com free in SanFran on 9/18. RSVP bit.ly/1ujoEu1 Chk the site 4 addl stops
Why (almost) everyone in the recent family dinner debate is ticking me off! bit.ly/1xxDamI @michaelpollan @bittman @asymmetricinfo
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Why junk food-style marketing to get kids to eat healthy food is a bad idea, @CSPI, @BMSG, @michaelpollan bit.ly/1ueWlxK
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25 years ago, President Bush escalated the war on drugs. Here are the results: bit.ly/1tamcUX pic.twitter.com/YCLcZwyqy0
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More on sloppy field trials: "Gene-altered apple tested in Washington state" - seattlepi.com bit.ly/1lQnYfo
"GMO experiments receive questionable oversight" - SFGate bit.ly/1lQnplU
Gary Hirshberg: "Specter’s New Yorker GMO Labeling Essay Misses the Mark" | bit.ly/1tC5aCX
The global sustainable food movement shows that if we accept responsibility of #Anthropocene, there's hope for future ensia.com/voices/time-to…
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"Feminism Starts in the Kitchen" -good piece with lots of nice tips, mythology about me and McD's notwithstanding. bv.ms/1rRoj3U
As diet wars wage, an up-to-date gloss on "Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants" from Katz and Wu. linkd.in/Wu3xsK
Reply to Michael Specter: "How to Be Curious About the Green Revolution" by Raj Patel bit.ly/1qvbU2X
CHP: Deer brought 3 lanes traffic to a halt as they ran from SF twd Marin. nbcbay.com/g9ZC40r [Pic @RebeccaAbbey] pic.twitter.com/dw9cVo8Ynr
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Lovely piece by @ferrisjabr in @NewYorker on the ways walking help us remap the meanings of our lives: nyr.kr/1Bhy3Fs
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"McDonalds Can Make History -- and Rescue Its Brand -- With Sustainable Food" | Jim Slama huff.to/1u7aCwq