Rise and Rise of Monsanto

Having been busy for the last few months training new people that may one day become chefs, hopefully! I thought l would change tac with a post on this company, so relevant in the news for many reasons! The company Monsanto was founded in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1901, by John Francis Queeny, a 30‑year veteran of […]

#ProfitB4People – Our food system is rigged by corporate food industry who are taking desperate steps to fight animal reforms and consumers suffer with lowering of standards for profit – @AceFoodNews

#AceFoodNews – Aug.24: Our food system is rigged: How the corporate food industry is taking desperate steps to fight animal reforms An Indian farmer prepares rice saplings for replanting in a paddy field during monsoon rains on the outskirts of Mumbai, Maharashtra state, India, Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Monsoon rains are crucial for Indian agriculture, […]


#AceFoodNews – Feb.16: As a purist and advocate of fresh and well prepared food of the best – not the most expensive quality. So GMO, Organic, Local, Conventional, Natural? What does it all ACTUALLY mean?  Make sure you’re eating the healthiest, best food you possibly can with this handy guide to understanding food labelling and […]

#SAYNO2GMO : ” Farming & Bio-Technology Groups are Banding Together to Push Federal Labelling”

#AceFoodNews says `Food, Biotech Groups’ banding together to influence GMO labelling efforts’

GMO Wheat Could Cause Major Health Threats For Consumers

Australian researchers have revealed serious issues over a new kind of genetically engineered wheat that could induce major health threats for people that consume it. University of Canterbury Professor Jack Heinemann anounced the outcomes of his genetic study into the wheat, a kind engineered by Australia’sCommonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), at a conference […]

US Manufacturers Hires A Lobbying Group to Violate State Campaign Finance Law

According to the RT a lobbying group for major US manufacturers has  violated Washington state campaign finance law while opposing a ballot initiative that would require labelling genetically modified foods, according to a lawsuit filed by the state attorney general Wednesday. The Grocery Manufacturers of America (GMA) ran afoul of state law in collecting and spending […]