Udi Falkson, Food-Lover
New York, New York
Hi, I'm Udi. I'm one of the folks building this Foodstand app. If you see any bugs or have any suggestions, please send us feedback!!!!
Big Soda sponsored 96 health groups — a big conflict of interest, study says - The Washington Post
"Coca-Cola or PepsiCo supported health groups such as the American Heart Association while fighting soda taxes and bans."
First farm to grow veg in a desert using only sun and seawater | New Scientist
"World's first commercial seawater greenhouse was launched in Australia today, using solar power and desalinated seawater to grow tomatoes in a desert"
The Fight Over Transparency in the Meat Industry
"Undercover watchdogs have touched off a battle for true openness in the factory farm system — and everyone is losing."
The Economics of Dining as a Couple - Bloomberg View
"Sure, protectionism would guard your pommes frites. But free trade ensures that the best goods reach both sides of the table." Hat tip to @jodavis for finding this one.
Massive 10-year study has linked diet soda to heart attacks and stroke - Live Travel Enjoy
"A new study by the University of Iowa, has shown that this..."
Will adding a veggie burger to the In-N-Out menu destroy the country? - LA Times
"When I opened Facebook, I found a message directing me to eat a very sensitive part of the male anatomy between two slices of bread and expressing the fervent hope that I would soon get run over."
How Giving Up Refined Sugar Changed My Brain | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
"Consuming refined sugar can impact mood, decision-making, and memory. Here's how good it can be to give it up."
Water becomes America's favorite drink again
"After a 38 percent increase in 15 years, water has become America's most popular beverage once again."
Stopped for lunch at Brooklyn Cider House near New Paltz. Beautiful spot.
3yr Brooklyn Cider House
Food is excellent too!
Veganism’s place in the climate change debate | Letters | Environment | The Guardian
"Letters: We can practise all the accepted methods of reducing carbon emissions, but nothing is more effective than choosing to have no more than two children"