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John Mackey’s Compassion in World Farming Lecture

By Archive, June 25, 2007  |  More Posts by Archive Whole Foods Market partnered with Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) to present the first-ever Peter Roberts Memorial lecture to celebrate CIWF's 40th Anniversary. Whole Foods Market CEO John Mackey presented "Food for the Future" at The Institution of Engineering and Technology on June 5, 2007, the evening before the Company opened its flagship store in London. The lecture, named in honor of CIWF Founder Peter Roberts, was followed by a Q&A and discussion panel. Categories: Video Presentations

John Mackey and Michael Pollan Discussion

By Archive, June 24, 2007  |  More Posts by Archive

John Mackey and Michael Pollan, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma, discuss their thoughts and ideas concerning the past, present and future of food. To view John's preceding presentation, please view the last post.


Please note: The Berkeley website no longer makes this interview available. For a written description of the event, go here.


Categories: Video Presentations

The Past, Present, and Future of Food

By Archive, June 23, 2007  |  More Posts by Archive

The co-founder and CEO of Whole Foods, John Mackey, offers a presentation of the past, present, and future of food. Mackey then joined Pollan in conversation, continuing in person the exchange of views the two have been conducting since the publication of Pollan's 2006 book, The Omnivore's Dilemma. To view their conversation, please view the following post.

Categories: Video Presentations

It’s “Natural!”

By Mara Fleishman, June 22, 2007  |  More Posts by Mara Fleishman As you’ve probably noticed, many skincare products are now advertised as “natural.” Yet there is no regulated definition for that word on personal care products. Experts agree that most skincare ingredients are absorbed, so check ingredient lists. Natural skincare products are effective, and they can limit your exposure to potentially harmful substances while feeding your skin the nutrients it needs to function properly. What are some of your natural skin care favorites, and why? Malia Curran, MS, MPH Categories: Whole Body, Whole Body Podcast

Summer Wines and Cheese

By Archive, June 22, 2007  |  More Posts by Archive Now that it's officially summer, we offer up some great wines perfect for warm weather, along with cheese pairings and tasty appetizers. Categories: Food Podcasts