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Big Gulp! Ban on Big Sugary Drinks Proposed in New York City

May 31st, 2012 · 1 Comment

“No Coke! Pepsi! Pepsi!” No – wait! No Pepsi, either, if you’re in New York City and want a giant cupful. That could be reality – read on. Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he wants to ban super-sized sugary drinks – mainly soft drinks, but also drinks like sweet teas – at certain venues like stadiums, […]

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Tags: Food Fight! · Food People · Today in the World of Food

Grow Your Own Food: Sustainable Gardening Workshop Free in Delray Sunday

May 22nd, 2012 · No Comments

How do you control aphids, nematodes, and white flies with no pesticides? Find out in a free Sustainable Gardening workshop this Sunday in Delray Beach’s Southwest Community Garden. Sow Share is sponsoring the free event, open to all ages. Activities for kids include a free ceramic pot painting table. Free seedlings and homemade food samples […]

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Tags: Food People · Gardens: Grow Your Own Food · What's Happening Here

EatBeat: Localecopia Meet and Greet Thursday at The Breakers – Calling All Chefs, Local Food Producers!

November 16th, 2011 · 4 Comments

We keep harping to eat local – it’s a way to reduce the carbon footprint left by farmers in Iowa shipping corn to Florida and vice-versa. Must be good business for the corporate farmers – but detrimental for the planet. Think packaging, shipping, handling and the time involved from farm to table – want to […]

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Tags: Food People · The Eat Beat: Restaurant News · Today in the World of Food · What's Happening Here