Nature Heals watch ‘The Power of Nature: A Living Island Series’

The Power of Nature: A Living Island Series, Volume 1, 2016 These photographs were captured on our wanderings around Central Vancouver Island. My hope is that these pictures bring you the same peace and sense of unimaginable calm they have brought me.   Nature heals people, and here is how….

Update on Genetically Modified (GM) Foods in Canada from CBAN

You’ve heard about the new genetically modified (GM) apple, potato, and salmon – but where are they? CBAN’s latest research shows the status of new GM foods in Canada. Here is an update from the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network. At the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network (CBAN), we monitor GM crops and foods so you know what GM foods…

Interview with Carolyn Herriot, Author of The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook

Carolyn Herriot is a champion of REAL food. Regional, Environmentally-responsible, Agricultural Land Use. I met her by chance at her Incredibles farm stand in Yellow Point on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.  A farm stand where anyone at any time of the day can purchase organic, heritage open-pollinated (non GMO) food plants grown just down the road on…

Nutrition has a far reaching effect on human health & the ecosystem: Top 12 Reasons to Switch to a Plant-Based Diet

The vision of a sustainable future depends upon individuals who feel responsible for the environment and health. One of the most effective ways to achieve the goals of nutrition ecology, including healthy and sustainable food choices, is a vegetarian lifestyle. Nutritional ecology which includes sustainable nutrition is a question of personal priorities. Interested and well-informed…

Canadian Court Allows Genetically Modified Salmon and Salmon Eggs

Here is an update from the Canadian Biotechnology Action Network. It is an organization that promotes ‘food sovereignty and democratic decision-making on science and technology issues in order to protect the integrity of the environment, health, food, and the livelihoods of people in Canada and around the world. They inform, organize civil society action, conduct…