- 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
Comments Off on Organic food, GM and air miles

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