Archive for April, 2011

Breaking down all-natural energy drinks

Published on: April 29, 2011 at 12 pm

Though the packaging often advertises guarana, taurine, and other micronutrients, the energy of energy drinks really comes from its blend of sugar and caffeine.

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Why do you eat what you eat?

Published on: April 8, 2011 at 11 am

Sometimes I wonder what’s going through the minds of other customers. It’s fun to step into their shoes and see food through their eyes.

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Oregonians push for food security

Published on: April 6, 2011 at 11 am

A group of Oregonians living in Willamette Valley want to turn the ‘grass seed capital of the world’ into a large organic farm capable of feeding nearby communities.

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Rising meat prices may drive eaters to insects

Published on: April 1, 2011 at 11 am

Global trends in demand and supply may make meat a scarcity over the next decade. What’s a patriotic, god-fearing carnivore to do?

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