With just more than a week until Thanksgiving, shoppers are in turkey mode. But chances are, you've probably been thinking about Christmas time for months now. Now's the time to prepare your holiday marketing materials. Need some inspiration? Take a hint from online retailer Abe's Market, whose pin-up inspired "Dishing Dirty" campaign combines conscious shopping, eating, and waste reduction with a hefty dose of cheeky witticisms.
What could be better than a sneak peek at some of what you can look forward to seeing at Natural Products Expo East? A preview of products from conscious companies that care about the big picture that zooms out from the day to day to look at and consider every person and process their brands touch.
Chuck Benbrook, program leader for Washington State University’s Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources, is one of the United State’s premier researchers on how genetic engineering impacts pesticide use. Here, we pick his brain about GMOs, and hear his advice for sustainable farming into the future.