October 2006 Issue
The boom in demand for organic foods and ingredients threatens to outpace supply. Yet some companies are coming under fire for allegedly fudging what is truly organic. The question is, do the cows have to be happy for the milk to be organic?
As the legislative year grinds to a halt, heres whats left - and what will be on the table when things pick up again.
With the emphasis on nutraceutical value carrying more weight than simple caloric content, nuts are reclaiming their rightful place as a health food.
America's obsession with its waistline has made the food industry pay closer attention to a new breed of diet- and weight-friendly foods.
Minerals are categorized by how much the human body requires 100 mg per day or more of an element and its considered a major mineral. Less than that, the element is referred to as a trace mineral.