Why Genetically Engineered Foods Should be Labeled: Gary Hirshberg at TEDxManhattan 2013

it feels preposterous and maybe even embarrassing to stand here twenty thirteen to say to you that we have the right to know what’s in our food that’s exactly what i want to talk about tonight and i want to speak about the fact that the U.S. does not mandate labelling of genetically engineered organisms […]

Are insects the future of food? | Megan Miller | TEDxManhattan

When you hear crickets chirping, what do you think of? Warm summer nights, grassy fields, the awkward silence that happens when a joke falls flat? When I think of crickets, I think of the future of food. Because I eat crickets almost everyday in the form of baked goods, like this, which I made from […]

Food + Justice = Democracy: LaDonna Redmond at TEDxManhattan 2013

Well, I stand strong on those that come before me; I have to call on my ancestors and let them know that I have not forgotten them. I stand strong because I stand on the shoulders of your ancestors as well. I want them to know that I have not forgotten them. I am an […]

Turning the Farm Bill into the Food Bill: Ken Cook at TEDxManhattan

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Changing the way we eat. It comes down, in the main, I think to a lot of personal decisions that all of us make about what to eat and how and when to eat it. But there’s also an important role for the government. Every year the government […]

Marketing food to children | Anna Lappe | TEDxManhattan

Translator: TED Translators admin Reviewer: Ilze Garda I want to ask you all to do me a favor if you don’t mind. Before I begin, I’d like us all to call into our minds a child or children who we love. It can be a daughter, a son, it can be a godchild, it can […]

A recipe for cutting food waste | Peter Lehner | TEDxManhattan

food issues are very important to NRDC from food agricultural production to environmental justice from food safety to food waste but today I'm talking to you about food waste and what we can do about it I started thinking about food waste back when I was climbing mountains when you're carrying 30 days of food […]

Are insects the future of food? | Megan Miller | TEDxManhattan

When you hear crickets chirping, what do you think of? Warm summer nights, grassy fields, the awkward silence that happens when a joke falls flat? When I think of crickets, I think of the future of food. Because I eat crickets almost everyday in the form of baked goods, like this, which I made from […]

Marketing food to children | Anna Lappe | TEDxManhattan

Translator: TED Translators adminReviewer: Ilze Garda I want to ask you all to do me a favorif you don't mind. Before I begin, I'd like us all to call into our mindsa child or children who we love. It can be a daughter, a son,it can be a godchild, it can be a niece or […]