Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Brain: Ever a New Frontier

Two brain research centers, one in Massachusetts and one in Texas, promise exciting work in the years ahead: 1. The Center for Brain Science, at Harvard University, recently announced a National Science Foundation award of $25 million to create a … Continue reading

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Who Are the Food E-vangelists?

These are important agvocates (those advocating for agriculture) as they are speaking out on food issues. Using word-of-mouth, social media, or blogs they share information about ingredients, brands, and purchasing. They want source, processing, production techniques and names of farms or suppliers … Continue reading

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Be an Agvocate

Unfortunately, these days U.S. farmers are likely to be seen as working against Americans. For a different point of view, go to the California Agricultural Communications Coalition, which gives farmers and ranchers a platform to tell their stories about agriculture, at http://www.knowacaliforniafarmer.com. Or read … Continue reading

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