My Book: High Steaks
What diets are 'sustainable'? Here's the best report yet.
What are ‘sustainable diets?’ How much meat, dairy and processed foods can we eat within planetary limits? A new...
March 8, 2019
A Bold Vision: Humane Agriculture and Climate Stability
I was honoured this month to be asked to join international signatories on a letter outlining a Vision for Fair...
October 24, 2018
Why don't more people know?
It's late Summer 2018, and I've just made a video-conference presentation to a national environmental group on the...
August 29, 2018
Food Fights funny? Here's a different thought.
'Top Ten Greatest Food Fights in Movies' That’s the title of the youtube video I just watched. Actually, after 29...
October 17, 2017
Cimate change is a health issue: Public Health Assn of BC
This week I had the opportunity to speak to the Summer School of the Public Health Association of B.C., on ways we...
July 13, 2016
China (Yes, China) showing leadership on meat reduction
China has a reputation for creating environmental problems, not solving them. But the country is demonstrating...
June 22, 2016
Meatless Monday gets thumbs-up from Food Policy Council
The debate wasn't even contentious. Last month, the Vancouver Food Policy Council (VFPC) voted to support the...
June 19, 2016
Let's replace Agriculture policies with Food Policies.
That headline says a lot. Like other countries, Canada has governed food largely through Agriculture policies that...
April 30, 2016
Yes, organic food is worth the price.
One of the myths about organic foods is that they’re not worth the extra price. Consider a different point of view:...
February 15, 2016
A question about GMOs: Who controls food systems?
There’s something I want to say about genetically modified organisms. You’ll hear opposing opinions on the...
February 15, 2016