How farmers, millers, bakers and brewers are reinventing bread

November 28, 2015 by  
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Rock stars in the world of grains are drawing attention to old-school ingredients, and getting attention from names such as Whole Foods and Chipotle.

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Chipotle pulls pork from menus after pigs found to be poorly treated

January 14, 2015 by  
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The field of ethical meat consumption is a complicated (and arguably oxymoronic) one, but that hasn’t stopped some retailers from working to ensure that the meat products they serve come from animals who are humanely treated. Chipotle is among these retailers, and after finding that pork for over a third of their 1700 locations came from pigs who are farmed in poor conditions, the restaurant chain has pulled carnitas from the menu. Read the rest of Chipotle pulls pork from menus after pigs found to be poorly treated Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: anibiotics , animal rights , animal welfare , carnitas , Chipotle , hormones , humane farming , pigs , pork , responsibly raised , vegan , veganism , vegetarian , vegetarianism

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Does ‘The Scarecrow’ practice what Chipotle preaches?

October 28, 2013 by  
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The viral video stands against factory farming. But does its message jibe with how the casual dining chain operates? Chipotle's CMO weighs in.

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Startups compete to defeat the ‘soft costs’ of solar power

October 28, 2013 by  
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Hardware is getting cheaper, but other costs are holding back solar energy. Startups from Solar Power International are fighting to change that.

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How sustainability leadership drives innovation

October 28, 2013 by  
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Measuring the innovation benefits provided by sustainability leadership has been difficult — a best guess at best. But a new research report, published today by Deloitte, shows that it can be done.

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Walmart turns green roofs into research labs

October 28, 2013 by  
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The retail giant partnered with Portland State University to study the performance of its mammoth green roofs.

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Apple touts lightweight, greener iPad Air

October 28, 2013 by  
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The tech titan details how its new Air tablet is more resource-efficient than its predecessors.  

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Why responsible branding matters to shareholders

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People like tradition, even if they aren't aware the tradition is racist or offensive. But will consumers stop "buying the brand" if the offense continues?

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Scary Chipotle Short Film on Plight of Farmers

October 12, 2011 by  
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Image: Screenshot Mini Spoiler Alert: This new short film/ad/music video from Chipotle , which is based around a group of young boys exploring an abandoned farm house, highlights the ongoing plight of American farmers. But instead of the spookiness of the dark rooms and dusty belongings of the previous inhabitants, what ends up being the scariest thing of all is how close this story hits to home for many Americans. Watch the video and learn more about the project below. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Weekday Vegetarian: Vietnamese Glazed Pumpkin

October 12, 2011 by  
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Photo: Kelly Rossiter Canadian Thanksgiving has just passed and my husband and I were ready for something a little lighter than the fare we’ve been eating with family and friends throughout the long weekend. Of course, at Thanksgiving when we see pumpkins, we think about pumpkin pies with the traditional seasoning of cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice. Here is something totally different, with chunks of pumpkin with lots of garlic and a sa… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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