Category Archives: Things not to eat

Frieze visitors queue up to risk ‘delicious’ yet possibly toxic radish broth

Originals story from The Independent October 17, 2014 Visitors to this year’s Frieze art fair have been won over by soup so delicious nobody seems to care that it is made from potentially radioactive radishes.…

International Court of Justice rules against Japanese whaling

Original story from www.abc.net.au The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that Japan’s whaling program in the Antarctic is not for scientific purposes and has forbidden the granting of further whaling permits. The finding…

Tigers killed as entertainment for rich businessmen in China

Original story from www.news.com.au March 28, 2014 MORE than 10 tigers have been killed as “visual feasts” to entertain officials and rich businessmen in a Chinese city, state media reported. Police in Zhanjiang in the…

Dirty secrets of the food processing industry

Original story Written by Sally Falloon from Food Matters  We have always processed our food; this is an activity that is uniquely human. We chop, soak, cook and ferment our food – as well as…

Seeds of death (Full video)

From youtube May 24, 2013 The leaders of Big Agriculture–Monsanto, DuPont, Syngenta–are determined that world’s populations remain ignorant about the serious health and environmental risks of genetically modified crops and industrial agriculture. Deep layers of deception…

Japanese fast-food chain to farm in Fukushima

Original story from Bangkok Post 1 October, 2013 Major Japanese fast-food chain Yoshinoya said Tuesday it would grow rice and vegetables in Fukushima prefecture, home to the nuclear plant that was crippled by a tsunami…

Fishing allowed again off Fukushima coasts

Original story from FIS Australia September 27, 2013 Trial fishing operations have been resumed by fishermen in Fukushima Prefecture, after being banned last month due to huge amounts of radioactive water leak from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear…

South Korea extends ban on Japanese fish imports

Original story from Australian network news September 7, 2013 South Korea has extended its ban on Japanese fisheries products over fears of contamination from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant. Consumption of fish products in South Korea…

Farmageddon

From youtube 26th January, 2013 To watch the video click here Americans’ right to access fresh, healthy foods of their choice is under attack. Farmageddon tells the story of small, family farms that were providing…

The 13 most dangerous additives to remove from your diet

I watched this video the other day on food additives. Even if you know about food additives (Unless in depth) I reccomend that you watch this video as it is very informative and a bit…

Nutrition & Behaviour

From youtube, 9th March, 2012 This video is a very interesting lecture on the pit-falls and problems of eating modern day processed foods, including  – How the nutrition, or lack of nutrition affects the brain and therefore,…

Stuck indoors, Fukushima children have highest obesity rates

Original story from The Asahi Shimbun, December 26, 2012 Children in Fukushima Prefecture have the highest obesity rates in Japan in seven age groups, education ministry statistics showed, a possible result of the restrictions on…

Foods that kill

Watched a great documentary video recently called “Foods that kill”. It’s about the foods that most people in the world eat and what the effects are on the internal organs of that particular person over…

In Containment 「格納容器の中」

camera: Ian Thomas Ash/ Koji Fujita 藤田 浩二 People in the city of Minamisoma, Fukushima remember the victims of the tsunami fifteen months after the March 11 disaster. Ian then visits the former site of the…

Fukushima Selling local FISH, Free Tea, & Reactor 4 Bulging Update 6/25/12

This video is from Youtube and is about fukushima and food being caught in that region. The first bit is about finances, but keep watching – It’s worth it…..Read below. Fish caught off of Fukushima…

Seniors urged to eat Fukushima rice to help farmers, protect young people

Original story The Japan Times. March 20th, 2012 A Tokyo senior is waging an individual effort to get elderly people to eat rice grown in Fukushima Prefecture to help local farmers struggling with rumors that…

Produce for sale at Fukushima

Original story from ABC August 23, 2011 The local government in Fukushima has enlisted the support of Japanese celebrities to sell its once sought-after produce near the stricken nuclear plant. And among the advertising themes being…

Possible 142,378kg of caesium tainted beef in Japan?

Well. I can’t say in other posts I didn’t warn you, but FFS this is getting ridiculous. Cows eating hay, straw rice and grass from around the Fukushima area and outside the 20km zone, have…