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Food for Thought

Aug 15, 2013 | In The Hills | Departments

A collection of food news and trivia from around the world.

Food for Thought

Aug 17, 2012 | Douglas G. Pearce | Back Issues

Only 16 per cent of watermelons now have seeds, down from 42 per cent in 2003. Alas, it is unlikely that the world record for spitting a watermelon seed will be broken.

Food for Thought

Aug 19, 2011 | Douglas G. Pearce | Back Issues

“He that looketh on a plate of ham and eggs to lust after it hath already committed breakfast with it in his heart.”
C.S. Lewis

Food for thought

May 14, 2011 | Douglas G. Pearce | Back Issues

Meaningful Mouthful “‘Eating is an agricultural act,’ as Wendell Berry famously said.