Gwendolyn James, Food-Lover
Food lover. Mother. Business woman.
Pushing ahead on the GMO labeling front here in CA
Local companies like Annie's, Amy's and Straus are getting involved! Food, biotech and agriculture companies should be the winners in the GMO labeling fight, having spent $101 million lobbying agai...
Major minimum wage victory- California Plans to Hike Minimum Wage to $15 by 2022!
This cool app helps small farmers harness weather and climate data to save their crops
Currently available only in Latin America, but this sounds pretty neat. #foodtech
Meet The Woman Sciencing The S&%t Out Of Lab-Grown Animal Products
Same taste and nutrition, less environmental impact. New Harvest CEO Isha Datar is recruiting scientists and private donors to kickstart an emerging industry of post-animal animal products. #ladybo...
Crazy! Target's food spectrometer helps identify an apple's age, calories and nutrients.
Granted if you buy from a local farmer this technology is somewhat pointless because you know the apple is fresh. #foodtech #foodnews
Starbucks plans to donate 100% of unsold food
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said the idea came from the employees #foodnews #policynews #nofoodwaste
Has anyone read 'Forked’ a Guide to Tipped Labor & Dining Ethically?
Saru Jayaraman’s new book Forked takes on tipping, minimum wage, worker rights and helps consumers choose better restaurants. #ladyboss
Uber Joins NYC Food Delivery Scene
Introducing Uber's stand alone app #foodnews
Would an embargo lift threaten Cuba's thriving sustainable organic farming?
Cuba went organic out of necessity, when the Soviet bloc collapsed in 1991 and the island nation was cut off from the country's petroleum, fertilizers and pesticides. Now, Americans are trying to l...
Is this the demise of GMO?
GMO is becoming old. The most exciting crop breeding techniques are not GMO. #foodnews