Help Rescue Local Organic Farming in the Food Safety Bill

Next week, as early as Tuesday, April 13, the U.S. Senate is expected to vote on S. 510, a sweeping overhaul of federal food safety law. The House food safety bill passed last year (HR 2749) included several measures that threaten small-scale organic producers, including a registration fee of $500 and blanket application of complicated monitoring and traceability standards — …

Over 130,000 cases of diabetes now linked to soda consumption, HFCS

For years, advocates of natural health have been hammering away at the message that soda causes diabetes and obesity. The soda industry, meanwhile, has remained in denial mode, mirroring the ridiculous position of the tobacco industry that “nicotine is not addictive.” Soda doesn’t cause diabetes, the industry claims, and it’s perfectly safe to consume in essentially unlimited quantities. The Corn …

Not to Brag but… A Vegan Paradise at Door County’s Greens N’ Grains

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Dean Foods pulls bait-and-switch on “organic” Silk soymilk

(From NaturalNews) Until early 2009, Silk brand soy milk was made using organic soybeans. But earlier this year, Dean Foods (owner of the Silk brand) quietly switched to conventional soybeans, which are often grown with pesticides. But they kept the same UPC barcodes on their products, and they kept the product label virtually the same, only replacing the word “organic” …

Greens ‘N Grains Deli, Lavender Spa Celebrate Door County Grand Opening with Julian Hagen Live, Sept 27

Big Purple Party in Egg Harbor features an afternoon of great natural and organic food, wine, massage and entertainment. You are invited to celebrate the grand opening of Greens ‘N Grains Deli and Lavender Spa in the Big Purple Building in downtown Egg Harbor on Sunday, September 27 from 2 – 6 pm. There will be live music with Julian …

VIDEO: Throw away your Viagra! Discover Spirit Creek Farm’s Lacto-fermented Kraut and Kimchi

A study at London’s King’s College, run by prominent Croatian nutritionist Lejla Kazinic Kreho, former student in the  bio-medical sciences department,  finds that “pickled cabbage”, or sauerkraut, is as effective as the popular drug Viagra at increasing sexual function. Kreho makes the claim in her book Nutrition of the 21st Century. She says most people are unaware that cabbage is …

“Fresh” a Raw and Natural Foods Deli, Organic Juice and Smoothie Bar Now Open at Greens ‘n Grains

The healthy options have expanded here at Greens N Grains Natural Food Store (GNG) in downtown Egg Harbor. Having completed a graceful and complimentary 1000 sq. ft. expansion into the adjacent storefront space, our new “Fresh” Deli is undergoing a “gentle” opening… with a “grand” opening to follow. The “Fresh” vegetarian and raw food deli and juice bar is open …

“FOOD Inc.” A great new film!

On June 12, a powerful new film will hit the theaters, one that exposes the food industry. Today, a handful of corporations control our nation’s food supply. Participant Media’s social action campaign for FOOD, INC. has several initiatives, among them: promoting the Congressional reauthorization of the Childhood Nutrition Act that will remove junk food and sugary drinks from school cafeterias …

We’re Expanding to Provide Raw Foods Deli & Juice Bar

Greens N Grains Natural Food Store (GNG) in downtown Egg Harbor is undergoing a delightful expansion of their existing store and respective services. Located in the big, purple, classic building in downtown Egg Harbor at 7821 Highway 42, owner Kathy Navis is adding an additional 1000 sq. ft. by expanding into the adjacent space and enclosing a section of the …