Tag: whole foods


Quick and simple review: I love Larabars. They are very likely my absolute favorite energy bar out there today. Why?..

Sustainable Wine Review: To Eco-Label or Not To Eco-Label?

Researchers can identify benefits associated with the certification process, such as improved reputation in the industry or increased product quality, independently from those associated with the actual label…In the context of the wine industry, eco-certification leads to a price premium while the use of the eco-label doesn’t.

Whole Foods New Animal Welfare Label

Last week, Whole Foods announced that it was going to be participating in Global Animal Partnership’s (GAP) animal welfare certification. The GAP certification rates animal products based on steps that [ … ]

“Humane” Labeling Coming?

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?

USDA Organic: 20 years Later

[social_buttons] We are coming up on the 20th anniversary  of the The Organic Food Production Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C.A. § 6501-22, November 28, 1990) in which Congress commissioned the USDA to [ … ]