- a blog about food and value

Thursday 7 February, 2013
by peter

Don’t waste your money on organic fruit and veg

  Overheard middle-class conversation: “I really want to switch to all organic fruit and veg – it’s just so expensive.” “Sometimes I feel really guilty buying non-organic,” said the other woman. “It’s just so bad for the environment.” “Can’t be … Continue reading

Monday 23 July, 2012
by jean
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Organic food, GM and air miles

Professor Mike Gibney (of ‘Something to Chew On‘) has a really interesting piece in a recent Irish Times, in which he addresses the controversial issues of organic food, genetically-modified crops and carbon footprints of various items.  Well worth a read … Continue reading