Health Food

It’s Now FREE And Legal To Plant A Vegetable Garden On City Land In L.A.

It’s Now FREE And Legal To Plant A Vegetable Garden On City Land In L.A.

As ridiculous as it sounds, growing food on government land is an illegal practice in many cities and towns across the U.S. But not everyone desires – or has the means – to pay an extraordinary amount on fruits and vegetables just to maintain their health. For this reason, a growing percentage of the populace […]

New Study: Drinking Coffee Could Cut Diabetes Risk In Half

New Study: Drinking Coffee Could Cut Diabetes Risk In Half

Good news for caffeine addicts everywhere! While there have been a number of studies published in recent years highlighting the potential benefits of consuming mild amounts of coffee, never before has a long-term study concluded the caffeinated beverage to reduce the possibility of developing diabetes. But as Reuters reports, a long-term study shows that the […]

The World’s Largest Vertical Farm Will Produce 2 Million Pounds Of Produce

As documentaries like Food Inc. have conveyed, large-scale agricultural farming is not a sustainable method of producing food for the world’s growing population. But vertical farming might be… A start-up AeroFarms is presently building what will be the largest vertical farm in the world. Vertical farms are “a form of indoor controlled agriculture, utilizing as […]

Update: House Passes Bill Blocking States From Requiring GMO Labels On Food

Update: House Passes Bill Blocking States From Requiring GMO Labels On Food

Do consumers deserve to know what’s in their food? The House of Representatives just voted to make that harder, when on Thursday they passed a bill banning states from passing their own laws requiring GMO labels.  The “Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015,” which passed 275-150, will create a federal standard for the voluntary […]

Fenway Park is ‘Going Organic’ With NEW Rooftop Garden!

Fenway Park is ‘Going Organic’ With NEW Rooftop Garden!

America’s ‘Most Beloved Baseball Park’ is paving way for a new American dream by ‘going organic’ and serving fans more nutritious fare from its recently-opened rooftop garden.  As The Boston Globe reports, Fenway Farms will provide organically-grown food from its rooftop garden for menu items at the EMC Club, operated by Aramark Corp., which oversees the […]

Study: US Adults STILL Only Consume 9% Of Their Recommended Vegetable Intake

Study: US Adults STILL Only Consume 9% Of Their Recommended Vegetable Intake

Despite continued efforts by health care practitioners, governmental agencies, and informative documentaries, it seems Americans are still falling short of meeting recommended guidelines for fruit and vegetable intake. According to ABC News, a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that only 13% of adults eat the recommended amount of fruit each […]

Take A Tour Of World’s First Underground Organic Farm Inside A London WW2 Bomb Shelter!

One hundred feet below London’s streets is the world’s first underground farm. A renovated World War II air raid shelter was chosen as the perfect location by Steve Dring and Richard Ballard from Zero Carbon Food, who wanted to grow leafy greens and salads in a sustainable and innovative way. The farm is in South West London […]