Future of Food: Farming in the age of climate change

I’ve kind of accepted my fate, in a way, of being, sort of, the guy that’s alarmed about this before everybody else is. “One slice of New York cheesecake.” Why is it, in so many of the sci-fi movies, “Breakfast of champions.” food of the future comes out of a gadget? “Hydrate level four, please.” […]

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Think Before You Eat – How Your Food Choices Can Save the Environment

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NASA Satellites Keep Watch on U.S. Food Supply

NASA Satellites Keep Watch on U.S. Food Supply

America has always been a fertile land: grasslands and forests and farms from sea to shining sea. The U.S. Department of Agriculture tracks how many acres and the annual yield for every crop produced. From the big ones like corn, wheat, soy. To regional crops like cotton, rice, citrus. They track every year, using data […]

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A global food crisis may be less than a decade away | Sara Menker

A global food crisis may be less than a decade away | Sara Menker

Since 2009, the world has been stuck on a single narrative around a coming global food crisis and what we need to do to avoid it. How do we feed nine billion people by 2050? Every conference, podcast and dialogue around global food security starts with this question and goes on to answer it by […]

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Could Eating GMO Foods Harm Your Health?

Could Eating GMO Foods Harm Your Health?

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Bringing the community together, one dish at a time.

Bringing the community together, one dish at a time.

My name is Chris Aerni. My wife and I came to Canada in 1997, originally from Switzerland. We settled in St. Andrews by-the-Sea in the year 2001 and are operating the Rossmount Inn since then. The Rossmount Inn had a history. It was originally built in 1889. It was always a place known where people […]

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2015 WA’s Signature Dish winner Jerolina Rankin | Department of Agriculture and Food WA

2015 WA’s Signature Dish winner Jerolina Rankin | Department of Agriculture and Food WA

So Jerolina you won the big competition yes how did that feel and what’s changed since you won it. It was amazing, I think what change, it opens many opportunities that I wouldn’t think it’s possible before I’m having to be able to network with other chefs out there and be involved in events like […]

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Foods That Are Actually EDIBLE FLOWERS

Foods That Are Actually EDIBLE FLOWERS

So I went to the grocery store the other day, and I asked the guy working there if he had any edible flowers. He thought for a moment, and then he led me to the baking aisle to the all-purpose baking flour. He wasn’t wrong – it’s flour – but what I was looking for […]

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Did You Know These Foods Are GENETICALLY MODIFIED??

From problematic papayas to not-so-sweet sugar that can hurt you, here are 10 foods you didn’t know were genetically-modified… 10. Cotton Think cotton isn’t a foodstuff? Think again! Sure you can’t chow down on cotton balls but cotton seed has many other uses, including cattle feed. In fact these Belgian Blue cattle I’ll mention soon […]

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