Edmund LaMacchia

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January 23, 2016 @ Whole Story
At Whole Foods Market, we’ve dedicated our business to providing better, more transparent choices for shoppers, which is one of the reasons why we launched our Responsibly Grown program for fresh produce and flowers. Here are some enhancements we’ll be making to strengthen the program over the next year.
August 24, 2013 @ Whole Story
If you’ve been following the news closely over the last few weeks, you have probably heard about an interesting development in the beef industry.
April 14, 2013 @ Whole Story
Three years ago, while attending a National Cattleman’s Beef Association trade show, I learned about a new generation of growth promotants for beef cattle. The discussions left me feeling concerned as the conversations were all focused on red meat yield per animal. While I wasn’t very familiar with the term beta agonist (which is a type of growth promotant), the mechanism that was being discussed reminded me of performance enhancement drugs commonly used by athletes.
August 12, 2008 @ Whole Story
Edmund LaMacchia is our Global Vice President of Procurement.