March 22nd, 2014 | by Tanya Sitton
This weeks food news features 'healthy and natural' mislabeling, a lawsuit challenging Idaho's brand new ag-gag law, and fast-food wage theft. But don't worry: you'll also find great news for organic growers, beer drinkers, and organic beer drinkers!
October 2nd, 2013 | by Scott Cooney
We cover the fights over consumers’ right to know (GMO labeling laws) quite a bit, here at Eat Drink Better. [&hellip
May 12th, 2013 | by Tanya Sitton
GMO labeling bill H. 112 passed the VT House last week, and heads for the Senate in January 2014. The bill’s early strong performance is (yet another) indicator of the overwhelming shift in public consciousness — and public policy — towards more responsible labeling of foods containing GMOs. Congratulations democracy, and congratulations Vermont! Now: KEEP IT UP!
May 8th, 2013 | by Tanya Sitton
Yesterday Vermont's House Judiciary committee approved H. 112, which would require labeling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients. The VT House of Representatives will vote on the bill later this week. H. 112's early strong performance is (yet another) indicator of the overwhelming shift in public consciousness -- and public policy -- towards more responsible labeling of foods containing GMOs
December 6th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe
What if I told you that there was a certified organic juice that was so packed with superfoods, vitamins, and magic that it would boost your immune system, increase your energy, and keep you young
April 20th, 2011 | by Jeannie Moulton
In Great Britain, it's quite common to see food labelled 'British fill in the blank'. It's a good thing, because the people know that they are buying at least reasonably local food.
However, because of loopholes in the food labelling requirements, this type of labelling can be VERY misleading
January 10th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan
Animal welfare is a very important issue for most Americans, but it is definitely not a concern for the factory farmers "raising" most of our farm animals these days. Is a "humane" labeling reform on the way to help people choose better meat and animal product options
July 25th, 2009 | by Zachary Shahan
Whole Foods Market made a big step in food retail this month. The corporate giant that dominates the healthfood market [&hellip