Assorted Links

  • Friday at 7pm cst I'll be on Fox Business with John Stossel.  He asked me about veganism, Meatless Monday, gluten-free, organic, local, and Beyonce.  Try tackling all that in 5 minutes!
  • I suspect most of you have already seen the FDA's final decision was released that will essentially ban transfats.  This article worries about the potential slippery slope set by this precedent.
  • Steven Savage writes in Forbes about his concerns over the future of the food supply.   I'd be curious to see more research on his claims about "brain drain" in agriculture and about effects of "absentee" owners.
  • Effects of bird flu being felt on egg prices