By James E. McWilliams
We endure this day from foodstuff anxiousness, bombarded as we're with complicated messages approximately how one can consume a moral nutrition. should still we devour in the community? Is natural rather larger for the surroundings? Can genetically converted meals be right for you?
Just Food does for clean meals what Fast foodstuff Nation (Houghton Mifflin, 2001) did for speedy meals, demanding traditional perspectives, and slicing via layers of delusion and incorrect information. for example, an imported tomato is extra energy-efficient than an area greenhouse-grown tomato. And farm-raised freshwater fish might quickly be the main sustainable resource of protein.
Informative and striking, Just Food tells us find out how to come to a decision what to devour, and the way our offerings might help retailer the planet and feed the area.
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