USDA - Codex Alimentarius The U.S. Codex Office is an interagency partnership that engages stakeholders in the development and advancement of science-based food standards for the benefit of the United States and the worldwide community. Codex News Grow. Share. Prepare : Jo Ann Santangelo Do you know where your food comes from? Do you know Who your food comes from? Before taking on this project I’d only been on a farm once in my life. Growing up in the city—the narrow alleys, bustling streets and (now long-gone) specialized grocers—my experience didn’t train me to consider where food came from. I had never witnessed nor planted food personally. I knew farming was probably a hard job, but never knew how much work was involved in raising food and animals, especially sustainably and organically here in Texas.
virtual philosopher: Julian Savulescu discussing Craig Venter's synthetic bacterium Craig Venter has created a synthetic bacterium in the laboratory (there are many links about this on the Nature blog). What are the implications of this breakthrough? I asked Julian Savulescu, Director of Oxford University's Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics.
Rothschild family A house formerly belonging to the Viennese branch of the family (Schillersdorf Palace). Schloss Hinterleiten, one of the many palaces built by the Austrian Rothschild dynasty. Donated to charity by the family in 1905. Beatrice de Rothschild's villa on the Côte d'Azur, France The Rothschild family is a family descending from Mayer Amschel Rothschild, a court Jew to the German Landgraves of Hesse-Kassel, in the Free City of Frankfurt, who established his banking business in the 1760s. Unlike most previous court Jews, Rothschild managed to bequeath his wealth, and established an international banking family through his five sons.
Bioterrorism Agents/Diseases A to Z | By category Category A Definition Natural Solutions Foundation Codex Summary www.HealthFreedomPortal.orgThe Global Voice of Health & Food Freedom™ The Natural Solutions Foundation is an exempt international NGO (non-governmental organization). The Mission of the Foundation is to discover, develop, document, demonstrate and disseminate natural solutions to the problems facing us and threatening our health and food freedom. Since its founding in 2004, the Natural Solutions Foundation has pursued a vigorous program on many fronts, including natural solutions to significant social problems involving health and wellness. We consider health and food freedom to be part of those solutions.
U.S. and EU Requirements for Recycled Food Contact Materials PACKAGING | October/November 2013 By George G. Misko Green is in. Jeffrey M. Smith Biography The leading consumer advocate promoting healthier non-GMO choices, Jeffrey Smith's meticulous research documents how biotech companies continue to mislead legislators and safety officials to put the health of society at risk and the environment in peril. His work expertly summarizes why the safety assessments conducted by the FDA and regulators worldwide teeter on a foundation of outdated science and false assumptions, and why genetically engineered foods must urgently become our nation's top food safety priority. Mr. Smith’s feature-length documentary Genetic Roulette — The Gamble of Our Lives was awarded the 2012 Movie of the Year (Solari Report) and the Transformational Film of the Year (AwareGuide). An admired keynote speaker , Mr.