Hi Anthony, Thanks for your positive feedback and interest in supporting us. Other than sharing our message, which may have the most impact, the best way to support us is with a membership! Our members not only financially enable us to do our mission, but give us the moral authority to speak out. We also have a volunteer list for when projects we need help on arise.For more information: http://www.cornucopia.org/2011/10/natural-vs-organic-cereal/
"Natural" claims in the cereal and granola aisle mislead consumers. A new research study from The Cornucopia I...
Yes, the hexane solution used by food processors to make products like canola oil and soy protein isolate contains n-hexane, sometimes as much as 60%. It is a neurotoxin, which is why workers who are exposed to it can become very ill. It is also highly explosive, and a hazardous air pollutant.The dirty little secret of the "natural" soy foods industry: A neurotoxic chemical solvent is commonly used to process soyfoods -- The Cornucopia Institute explains how consumers can avoid hexane-e...
(continued) But until we succeed in getting the USDA to crack down on factory farms masquerading as “organic” consumers will need to consult the scorecard. That being said, if you choose a vegan diet we at Cornucopia respect that choice.
- Mark A. Kastel
Senior Farm Policy Analyst, The Cornucopia Institute
Petition: http://bit.ly/DHA-Petition. Martek Biosciences DHA and ARA in infant formula linked to infant illness — keep organics a safe haven from unsafe and unproven synthetic ingredients
Organic family dairy farmers squeezed out by giant factory farms: Wisconsin rally—USDA Secretary Vilsack listens/responds to pleas of desperate farmers. Please support organics!
The Cornucopia I...