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Plants vs. meats

Meredith Sayles Hughes

Plants vs. meats

the health, history, and ethics of what we eat

by Meredith Sayles Hughes

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Published by Lerner Publishing Group in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food,
  • Social aspects,
  • Vegetarianism,
  • Diet,
  • Vegetarian foods

  • About the Edition

    No one can live without food, but what you eat is a personal decision. In the twenty-first century, many people are choosing to eat more vegetables and fruits and less meat. But is all meat bad for you? What does the science say? And what about sugar and trans fats, which are linked to diabetes and heart disease? People also make food choices for ethical and religious reasons. Some vegetarians and vegans avoid meat because they believe killing animals is wrong. Other people shun meat from factory farms. Recently, more people are seeking out foods grown locally and organically. What do you choose to eat and why? This book will help you make decisions to support your values.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMeredith Sayles Hughes
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27217231M
    ISBN 101467780111
    ISBN 109781467780117


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While the title, Plants vs. Meats, implies a focus on vegetarianism, the scope is far broader. Hughes lays out an array of dietary options―vegetarian, vegan, flexitarian, omnivore, etc.―rooting the discussion in personal choice.3/5(3).

Plants vs. Meats offers a thorough look at what we eat and why we do so. With insights from history, religions, and even evolution, Hughes shows the ways that our thinking about foods has changed over time. Though we descended from herbivores, our ancestors were eating meat even million years ago/5.

In addition to health concerns, people make food choices for ethical and religious reasons. Some ancient religions asserted that killing animals was wrong, a belief that persists among modern vegetarians and vegans.

Some twenty-first-century consumers shun meat from factory farmsùwhere animals are crowded into stalls and fattened up with antibiotics and hormones. Plants Vs. Meats The Health, History, and Ethics of What We Eat (Book): Hughes, Meredith Sayles: "No one can live without food, but what you eat is a personal decision.

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Plants vs. Meats The Health, History, and Ethics of What We Eat. by Meredith Sayles Hughes. Lerner Publishing Group. Twenty-First Century Books ™ This book will help you make decisions to support your values.

No one can live without food, but what you eat is a personal decision. Today many people are examining nutritional advice and. Cats are strict carnivores that rely on nutrients in animal tissues to meet their specific and unique nutritional requirements.

The limitations of substituting animal-origin protein with plant-origin protein in food formulated for cats increasingly is being recognised.

Plants vs. Meats The Health, History, and Ethics of What We Eat by Meredith Sayles Hughes. ebook. more people are seeking out foods grown locally and organically.

What do you choose to eat and why. This book will help you make decisions to support your values. Cooking & Food Health & Fitness Nature Young Adult Nonfiction.

Publication Details. Plants Vs. Meats The Health, History, and Ethics of What We Eat (Book): Hughes, Meredith Sayles: "No one can live without food, but what you eat is a personal decision. In the tweny-first century, many people are choosing to eat more vegetables and fruits and less meat. But is all meat bad for you.

What does science say. And what about sugar and trans fats, which are. Get this from a library. Plants vs. meats: the health, history, and ethics of what we eat. [Meredith Sayles Hughes] -- "No one can live without food, but what you eat is a personal decision.

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To reflect the company's multiple operations, the company changed its name to Iowa Beef Processors, Inc. in Founded: Denison, Iowa, (acquired by. The truth of the matter is that the large corporate meat packers had been lobbying for federal inspection mandates decades prior to Sinclair’s novel.

There were several reasons why the large producers, like Cudahy, Armour and Swift, wanted federally mandated inspections. The major reasons were: 1. Government inspections added a large fixed. Turmeric or Curcumin: Plants vs. Pills (%) votes Curcumin-free turmeric, from which the so-called active ingredient has been removed, may be as effective or even more potent/5().

Plant-based diets emphasize minimally processed foods from plants, with modest amounts of fish, lean meat and low-fat dairy, and red meat only sparingly. We rank these plant-based diets to. Beans Vs Meat. In a recent study 1 from the University of Copenhagen, scientists gave 43 young men several meals in which the main source of protein alternated between patties made from veal/pork and patties made from fava beans.

Half of the time, the bean meals contained the same amount of protein as the meat meals (19% of calories). The other half, the bean meals had Author: Eugenia Killoran.

All that said, it doesn't mean it's necessarily healthier than meat. For example, the burgers are relatively similar in terms of calorie count. U.S. INSPECTED MEAT PACKING PLANTS A Guide to Construction, Equipment, and Layout INTRODUCTION Administration of Federal Meat Inspection 1.

Federal meat inspection is administered by the Meat Inspection Division of the Agricuhural Research Service. The administrative offices are in Washington, D.C. Purpose of Federal Meat Inspection Act 2. But we must also note that plants are full of essential amino acids, and even if not all essential amino acids are present in proper quantity in a plant, it can be compensated by eating more types of plants at the same time or at least within 2 days difference in order to gain all essential amino acids without meat.

Book appointment. Plant-based diets are high in vegetables, wholegrain bread and cereals, legumes and whole fruits, yet can still contain small amounts of lean meats and reduced-fat dairy products. Vitamins and Minerals – Plants vs Animals If one wants to eat plant-based foods for their vitamins and minerals, that’s all fine and well.

However, it should be recognized that plant-based food is incomplete nutrition requiring the mixing of various plant-based foods together, supplementing, or including animal foods in the diet. Premium plant-based meats that are good for you and the planet. Delicious, healthy plant-based meats that are easy to cook with and good for your family.

Make all your family favorites meat-free with our plant-based beef, chicken, pork and Italian sausage. Simply use Match® Meat as a substitute conventional meat. a burger fit for the grill. Examines the historical, nutritional, and ethical impacts of the food humans eat.

Discusses different types of diets, and the growth, preparation, and consumption of food from prehistoric times to the present.

Also explores healthy foods, environmental concerns, and the future of food which could involve 3D-printed food. The issue on protein is best summarized and referenced in my book, The China Study. Yet, there is more–far, far more.

Most of my papers are of a fairly technical nature and oftentimes rather isolated bits of information. This was, in part, one of the main objectives of our book, to integrate and synthesize the larger picture.

Some animals – horses, say, or rabbits – eat only plants (herbivores), others – such as tigers or pythons – only meat (carnivores), but omnivores aren’t so choosy: They consume both plant and animal matter. Omnivores often boast less-specialized dentition, sporting both carnivore-like cutting teeth and herbivore-like grinding teeth.

Ethical vegetarians and ethical vegans may also object to the practices underlying the production of meat, or cite concerns about animal welfare, animal rights, environmental ethics, and religious reasons. In response, some proponents of meat-eating have adduced various scientific, cultural, and religious arguments in support of the practice.

In a study conducted by Consumer Reports comparing conventional and grass-fed meat samples, researchers discovered “18% of the conventional beef samples were contaminated with superbugs. A breakdown of how to approach a plant-based ketogenic diet.

Where things may get iffy: Although a vegan ketogenic diet is very doable, there is the issue of simply being on a high-fat low-carb diet rather than a ketogenic diet. I think the world would be a BETTER place if people didn't think of eating in terms of better or worse.

Eating only vegetables and no meat is awesome for the health of every single person that tries it and sticks with it. If you eat a diet rich. Browse thousands of recipes and videos from Bon Appétit, Gourmet, and more. Find inventive cooking ideas, ingredients, and restaurant.

Health Dangers of a Plant-Based Diet: Plant Poison Directory. In this series we are going to look at various parts of plants that humans eat – everything from their seeds to roots to stems to leaves to their fruits. And with each “Plant Part” we are going to highlight a particular “Plant Poison” that the plant uses to deter predators.

The basic carnivore diet adds a few things to the Tier 2 Meat and Water plan. This where most folks start out, and then usually progress to Tiers 4 and 5 as they get more excited about eating organ meats.

The Tier 3 meal plan includes meat, eggs, seafood, and dairy, if tolerated. A few words about dairy: I’ve personally found that all types. “Kosher” is a term used to describe food that complies with the strict dietary standards of traditional Jewish law.

For many Jews, kosher is. Do we then try to make plants look, taste, feel and bleed like animal meats. Maybe not so much. Real plants vs fake plants. Let’s look at the difference between super healthy longevity wholefoods like soybeans, tofu, tempeh, legumes, wholegrains, fruits, vegetables, nuts and seeds VS a chemical-rich, genetically engineered GMO mash up made.

How creative is this PLANTS VS ZOMBIES 6TH BIRTHDAY PARTY submitted by Christy Bergerson of Itsy Belle. I used bright chevron fabric, Washi tape, a tombstone Happy Birthday banner, a monogram "J"fighting plant centerpiece, and other fun zombie inspired printables to decorate the dessert table.

Guests each brought home a pack of "Peashooter. Sage Canaday, a long-distance runner for Hoka One One and plant-based athlete, eats meat alternatives about once a week. He finds them more accessible on the road than other plant-based foods such.Pork is a very popular and versatile meat.

Due to its size, it can be merchandised and delivered as whole, in sides, or broken down into primals (Figure 23).

The majority of the pork comes from choice butcher hogs that are about six months old at the age of slaughter. The entire dressed hog carcass weighs about 75 kilograms ( pounds). In the book of Genesis (), God tells man: > Every moving thing that lives shall be food for you.

And as I gave you the green plants, I give you everything. In Leviticus –8, God changes up the rules a bit and says: > And the pig, because it.