Tag Archive for Food

Just Say Your Raw Milk Is Pet Food

It’s unfortunate, but you do what you have to do. I have no interest in drinking raw milk, but I find it unconstitutional and immoral for the Feds to use force and threats of violence to prevent others from doing…

Indians Keep Italian Cheese Coming

Interesting story. (pic: Samuele Pellecchia for the International Herald Tribune ) In Italian Heartland, Indians Keep the Cheese Coming – NYTimes.com: “PESSINA CREMONESE, ITALY — Alongside common local last names like Ferrari and Galli, the telephone directories for the province…

100% of My Food Decisions Take Cost Into Account

LOVE this breakdown of an AP story by Dr. Rizzo. The entire thing is worth reading. [08.06.11: Some updates on this story] If flawed logic and half-assed journalism were criminal, this AP story would be capital offense. The Unbroken Window…

More Slaughtered Cattle Makes Beef More Expensive?

The headline here is a definite head-scratcher. But after you read the story it makes more sense. Another example of incentives working. Drought Creating Surplus Of Cattle At Auction, Beef Prices May Jump – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth: “With…

A “Why Didn’t I Think of That?!” Moment

Mmmmm. Here is the manufacturer. ToastaBags: “A game-changing food invention that just about rivals sliced bread, ToastaBags provides a mess-free method for making a sandwich toasted to perfection. This child-friendly product is ideal for those with an affinity for sandwiches…

Markets In Everything: Japanese Watermelon

Mmmm. (pic: Sapporo Central Wholesale Market) Densuke Watermelon, A Bargain at $4,000? – Scene Asia – WSJ: “A prized Japanese watermelon fetched nearly $4,000 on Monday at an auction in Sapporo. Yes, $4,000. But before you choke on your own…