Month: August 2020

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Will “Food Justice” Become the New “Fair Trade” Symbol for North America?

The COVID-19 pandemic is a cataclysmic event that’s causing society to take a long hard look at itself and rethink all of its values. We see the rise of the BLM movement begin to tackle systemic racism in North America. We may also see a fall in conspicuous consumption and celebrity culture. In its place, …

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Low-down on the Farm: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics

The advent and proliferation of social media have allowed news, data, information, fact, and opinion to spread and morph faster than at any time in history. Along the way, myths, conspiracy theories, and plain old-fashioned mistruths tend to replace facts, science, and expertise. In many instances, a simple lie is easier to digest than a …

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