Posts Tagged ‘Food’

  • American Cattle Are Sick
    Posted by on August 19th, 2013 at 8:49 am, Comments: 0

    The chickens are finally starting to come home to roost for our national food supply.  The WSJ had an article today on America’s cattle herd. [...]

  • Profits Aren’t Evil
    Posted by on July 21st, 2013 at 9:20 am, Comments: 0

    There is a bad misconception being force fed to students all over America.  It’s been happening for a bunch of years, and amazingly now, there [...]

  • You Don’t Have to Be At Work to Be Productive
    Posted by on July 3rd, 2013 at 10:58 am, Comments: 0

    If you haven’t heard, there is a rail strike in California that is messing things up.  However, because so much of the world works in [...]

  • Breakfast Links.
    Posted by on May 2nd, 2013 at 5:00 am, Comments: 0

    Why everyone should learn to drive a stick. American craft beer invading….Germany. The basics of crowdfunding. Punitive tolls for patent trolls. Remember when Fed meetings [...]

  • Hunting and Gathering Urban Style (Are you a hunterer/gatherer)?
    Posted by on February 9th, 2013 at 7:34 am, Comments: 0

    Anthropologists like to categorize people and tribes.  One of the terms they use is “hunter/gatherers”.  Some of the old Indian tribes are characterized this way. [...]

  • Trust in Sake: It’ll Warm Your Heart
    Posted by on January 25th, 2013 at 10:51 am, Comments: 0

    Last night, the angel organization I co-founded had a small social event at a hot restaurant in Chicago, Union.  One of the things great organizations do [...]

  • Food Price Inflation
    Posted by on November 11th, 2010 at 12:41 pm, Comments: 0

    Right now, the devaluation of the dollar is being blamed for the increasing prices of all commodities. Food and Fiber have had some pretty smart [...]

  • Raw Milk, What is So Bad About It?
    Posted by on July 28th, 2010 at 4:56 pm, Comments: 0

    In the US, the Food and Drug administration bans the sale of raw milk to the public.  This not only affects liquid milk sales, but [...]

  • Would You Like Spam With that Fine Bordeaux?
    Posted by on June 23rd, 2010 at 4:55 pm, Comments: 0

    Wine is an experience good – it is very difficult to assess quality without actually trying the good yourself. For such products expert ratings can [...]

  • Donuts
    Posted by on January 17th, 2010 at 7:42 am, Comments: 0

    There is a place in Northern Minnesota.  It is in Grand Marais.  My grandfather introduced me to it as a high schooler and I have [...]

  • Limoncello
    Posted by on January 16th, 2010 at 7:41 am, Comments: 0

    Have you ever had a nice shot of limoncello after dinner?  Wonderful stuff if made correctly.  First time I had limoncello I was in Tuscany. [...]