San Francisco, California
Snacks matter! I'm making healthy and fresh snacks easier for Bay Area companies to get!
Grocery Labels Explained - all in one place!
So many new names/labels out there - love to see them all in one place with an infographic! (Side note - are we supposed to memorize all of this?? No wonder consumers are confused about the right...
Sunning cabbages in a friend's amazing garden in the Adirondacks
Still working on getting a bit bigger!
Friday Inspiration: $17.8M from the USDA going to Next Generation of Farmers and Ranchers
"With the average age of the American farmer exceeding 58 years, USDA recognizes the need to bring more people into agriculture." The 37 projects listed span 27 states. The "new investment of $17....
Sage Project - Lots of Data about the Foods You Love
Completely wowed by the amount of information this team has consolidated about many many products I already know of (or ones I've wanted to try!). I'm hopeful that this is totally the future and wi...
Coffee Flour - Turning Coffee Fruit into a High-Protein Flour
#nofoodwaste Gluten-free! & "Gram for gram, it has more iron than spinach, more fiber than whole wheat, and more potassium than bananas." "The fruits of the coffee plant used to be garbage. Now th...
Hidden Costs of Food - Health, Environmental, Social
Go harvest a few summer veggies from your garden and munch on them as you read this... if you don't, you're bound to feel slightly dismayed as the list goes on and on... Nice to see all of these ...
Friday inspiration: New food businesses finding a place to start!
Love this intersection of space + people + food: taking an old Army Terminal that's sat vacant for half a century and turning it into vibrant food hub, providing access for people to turn their foo...
Farmers Market Week find: very perfect carrots
2yr Downtown Berkeley
Wow these carrots are vibrant and fresh and crisp - and they also happen to be perfect. With all the press about imperfect "ugly" fruits & veggies these days, sometimes it's nice to just completely...
Time-Delayed Eating Leads to Better Food Choices - The New York Times
What I love about this is that if you're ordering your lunch ahead of time via a meal app, or order your groceries, or even plan your meals ahead, there is an element of thinking differently about ...
Spied on the streets of SF: the results of a law passed July 25 to warn about sugar-sweetened beverages
Well, here's the first updated ad I've seen (and tied to free bike rides, of all things!). San Francisco law mandates that after July 25th, ads for sugar-sweetened beverages must include that warni...