Viewing Archives for omnivore’s dilemma

Happy Meat: what exactly is humane about humane meat?

1308013_83334771

People who purchase and eat ethical meats tend to care about the well-being of animals and/or the planet, and have the means and desire to act on those concerns. Barring health issues, they are free from most of the issues that keep people away from veganism or vegtarianism. So why do they still eat meat? Read More »

The Vegetarian Myth

So, I started reading this book and it seems to have already caused a stir amongst the veg* folk. I had read a review months ago and thought it may be of interest, especially after reading The Omnivore’s Dilemma. I’m just starting now, but I think there are some good points raised that many of […]

Free Fruit?

This link was included in the last few pages of The Omnivore's Dilemma, and I'm wishing I was back in LA to try it out. If anyone does get a chance to do so, please let me know how it goes. I would love to see this idea span the globe! Read More »

Excerpt from The Omnivore’s Dilemma

“Don’t you find it odd that people will put more thought into choosing their mechanic or house contractor than they will into choosing the person who grows their food?” The Omnivore’s Dilemma – Michael Pollan I think I found a Xmas gift for lots of folks I know.