Guide 2 Good Food

The Guide 2 Good Food is your one stop place for news and information about change and changemakers in the Change Food community. Find out who’s changing the food system; discover great books to read and movies to see; explore art related to food and farming; connect with others who share your interest in providing healthy, safe, delicious food. We’re focused on the people in our community as well as those that are creating real change with our food and food system. Read on for more!

  • We’re Back!

    After a temporary hiatus, the Guide to Good Food is back! We are here to help you get to know your food. In addition, the Guide to Good Food is going to be bringing you all [...]

  • Guide to Good Food – Summer Days

    With a long weekend approaching and (hopefully!) better weather around the country, people will be heading to the beach, mountains, and various vacation areas to relax and [...]

  • Eat Local (and sustainable!)

    One of the most popular food trends in the past year or two has been local food. So why is eating local all the rage, and what can you do to be part of this growing movement? [...]

  • Know Your Food: Quick Tip

    The entire Guide to Good Food series has been developed to help you get to know your food, but here’s an easy tip to help you when shopping. This will apply mainly to grocery [...]

  • Eat Less Meat – and enjoy it!

    For the past couple of weeks I’ve been encouraging you to eat less meat, preferably by cutting it out one day a week. You can also cut back on the amount you eat each day. Or [...]

  • Eat Less Meat (part 2)

    Last week we discussed how eating less meat can benefit our pocketbook and our health. This week we’ll look at how eating less meat can help curb climate change, save the [...]

  • Eat Less Meat

    Doctors to rock stars to Nobel Peace Prize-winning UN panels and even nonprofit organizations are telling us to eat less meat. But why? To start, if we cut out red meat, fish [...]

  • Asking Questions – Part 2

    Last week we gave you tips for asking questions at farms and farmers’ markets so you can find the best food for you and your family. This week we continue with information you [...]

  • Asking Questions

    Because there are no official standards for sustainable food, you need to ask the right questions to find the information you need to make the best choices for you and your [...]

  • Guide to Good Food – Summer Days

    With a long weekend approaching and (hopefully!) better weather around the country, people will be heading to the beach, mountains, and various vacation areas to relax and [...]

  • Genetic Engineering

    As part of the Guide to Good Food series, I’ll be explaining different issues involved with both industrial and sustainable food and farming. Today we’re going to talk about [...]

  • Shop Sustainable – buying food

    Today we’re going to show you that it is possible to eat healthier on a budget, and we’re also going to talk a bit about the reality behind our food system. I recently saw the [...]