Healthy Food Trends for 2017: What’s on the Menu?

2016 was the year of the avocado, seeds, nuts and mushrooms as well as ‘clean’ labeling of food and ‘clean-eating’ – the consumption of minimally processed, locally sourced, real, fresh, nutrient-dense foods. 2017 consumer trends continue to move in the direction of food-as-medicine and the prevention of chronic conditions. Progressive consumers continue to redefine the supermarket…

Be A Part of the ‘Re-Generation’ – Inspiring Examples of Urban Agriculture Today

“Example isn’t another way to teach, it IS the way to teach.” ~Albert Einstein~ Urban agriculture, urban farming or urban gardening, according to Wikipedia, is the practice of cultivating, processing, and distributing food in or around a village, town, or city. Urban agriculture can also involve animal husbandry, aquaculture, agroforestry, urban beekeeping, and horticulture. Urban…