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The Resource Food truths from farm to table : 25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt, Michele Payn

Food truths from farm to table : 25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt, Michele Payn

Label
Food truths from farm to table : 25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt
Title
Food truths from farm to table
Title remainder
25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt
Statement of responsibility
Michele Payn
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Don't believe everything you're told about food - most of it is highly misleading or completely untrue. Written by a farm and food advocate, this book identifies marketing half-truths and guides you through the aisles of the grocery store to simplify smart food shopping and restore your freedom to enjoy food.--AMAZON
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Payn, Michele
Dewey number
631.5
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.S86
LC item number
P39 2017
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.S86
NAL item number
P39 2017
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Food industry and trade
  • Agriculture
Label
Food truths from farm to table : 25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt, Michele Payn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages191-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Take guilt off your food list -- pt. 1. Dairy. -- Are happy cows on drugs harming my kids? -- Your milk is not filled with antibiotics -- Animal welfare is 24-hour care -- Are confined spaces cruel? -- Is organic the utopia? -- pt. 2. Eggs. -- Animal care, in context -- Pecking order isn't pretty -- Eggstravaganza or overwhelmed? -- Farmers buy food, too -- pt. 3. Fruits. -- Is your fruit creating an environmental frenzy? -- Where fruits grow, bugs go -- Excuse me, there's a cucumber in my papaya -- Cutting boards and cross-contamination -- Organic produce requires pesticides? -- Water and family : the lifeblood of growing food -- pt. 4. Vegetables. -- Does eating healthy cost more? -- Vegetables make chemicals? -- Freshness is a science -- What's growing in your veggie drawer? -- A love of playing in the soil -- pt. 5. Meats. -- The mayhem of meat. Why isn't farming like Charlotte's Web? -- Are antibiotics awful? -- Is meat messing with your hormones? -- The mass production of education, medication, and food -- Does your burger damage the environment? -- There is no singular "right" way to buy or grow food -- Are you growing bacteria? -- pt. 6. Bread and baking aisle. -- Saving our soil -- Would you like a loaf of guilt with your bread? -- Sugar, salt, and everything evil -- Is your fat better than my fat? -- pt. 7. Cereal aisle. -- Pardon me, you dropped intellectual property in my food -- The demonization of the corn stalk -- Is the environment sacrificed for profitability? -- What is pecksniffery? -- pt. 8. Snacks and convenience foods. -- The reality of convenience -- Balancing choice on the plate and the farm -- Cheap food will cost you more later -- Are they sneaky snacks or are we label illiterate? -- pt. 9. Deli and foodservice. -- Whose hands have been in your food? -- Just because you can't pronounce it doesn't mean it's bad for you -- We're not crossing frogs and corn -- Everything in moderation -- Checkout with truth, not fear or guilt
Control code
ocn952789939
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 210 pages
Isbn
9781440849978
Lccn
2016052246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440849978
  • (OCoLC)952789939
Label
Food truths from farm to table : 25 surprising ways to shop & eat without guilt, Michele Payn
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages191-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Take guilt off your food list -- pt. 1. Dairy. -- Are happy cows on drugs harming my kids? -- Your milk is not filled with antibiotics -- Animal welfare is 24-hour care -- Are confined spaces cruel? -- Is organic the utopia? -- pt. 2. Eggs. -- Animal care, in context -- Pecking order isn't pretty -- Eggstravaganza or overwhelmed? -- Farmers buy food, too -- pt. 3. Fruits. -- Is your fruit creating an environmental frenzy? -- Where fruits grow, bugs go -- Excuse me, there's a cucumber in my papaya -- Cutting boards and cross-contamination -- Organic produce requires pesticides? -- Water and family : the lifeblood of growing food -- pt. 4. Vegetables. -- Does eating healthy cost more? -- Vegetables make chemicals? -- Freshness is a science -- What's growing in your veggie drawer? -- A love of playing in the soil -- pt. 5. Meats. -- The mayhem of meat. Why isn't farming like Charlotte's Web? -- Are antibiotics awful? -- Is meat messing with your hormones? -- The mass production of education, medication, and food -- Does your burger damage the environment? -- There is no singular "right" way to buy or grow food -- Are you growing bacteria? -- pt. 6. Bread and baking aisle. -- Saving our soil -- Would you like a loaf of guilt with your bread? -- Sugar, salt, and everything evil -- Is your fat better than my fat? -- pt. 7. Cereal aisle. -- Pardon me, you dropped intellectual property in my food -- The demonization of the corn stalk -- Is the environment sacrificed for profitability? -- What is pecksniffery? -- pt. 8. Snacks and convenience foods. -- The reality of convenience -- Balancing choice on the plate and the farm -- Cheap food will cost you more later -- Are they sneaky snacks or are we label illiterate? -- pt. 9. Deli and foodservice. -- Whose hands have been in your food? -- Just because you can't pronounce it doesn't mean it's bad for you -- We're not crossing frogs and corn -- Everything in moderation -- Checkout with truth, not fear or guilt
Control code
ocn952789939
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 210 pages
Isbn
9781440849978
Lccn
2016052246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781440849978
  • (OCoLC)952789939

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