Food Apps

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The quality of the food we eat directly affects our personal health… and petroleum-based, industrial food systems impact the natural world.  Big Ag’s resistance to truthful labeling makes it hard to know which products and foods are genetically modified and pesticide free… or have a lower impact on the biosphere and create less waste. Luckily, there are free food apps that help shoppers see through advertising spin and to spend our dollars more responsibly, voting for healthier, more eco-logically sound food systems. Join us to learn how free food apps can help a critical mass of consumers change the status-quo with informed spending habits.

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Links/Info/Resources

http://www.nongmoshoppingguide.com

http://lauriesfoodblog.wordpress.com

http://www.farmfoodfreedom.org

http://www.seafoodwatch.org/cr/seafoodwatch.aspx

http://www.localdirt.com

Food Tank’s list if 23 Food Apps:

http://foodtank.org/news/2013/10/twenty-three-mobile-apps-changing-the-food-system?utm_source=Food+Tank%3A+The+Food+Think+Tank&utm_campaign=3b94a45272-Twitter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c6d5c4b977-3b94a45272-12642461

Other Apps:

www.fooducate.com

www.buycott.com

NRDC Food App:

http://www.simplesteps.org/eat-local

Forbes Magazine
http://www.forbes.com/sites/clareoconnor/2013/05/14/new-app-lets-you-boycott-koch-brothers-monsanto-and-more-by-scanning-your-shopping-cart/

Treehugger Magazine:
http://www.treehugger.com/gadgets/buycott-app-helps-keep-your-money-out-hands-monsanto-koch-bros-and-more.html

Rodale Inst:
http://www.rodalenews.com/food-apps

http://www.fooddigital.com/top_ten/top-10-lifestyle/-top-ten-free-apps-to-help-you-keep-it-local

 

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  1. Gary Lewin

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