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What’s on Your Plate: Feeding the Future

by futurist Kit Worzel The United Nations report on world population estimates a total of 9.6 billion people on the planet by 2050. That’s an increase of more than 2 billion in the next thirty-five years. There have been discussions … Continue reading

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GMOs vs True Believers: Greed versus Ignorance

by Kit Worzel With this post, I’m introducing my new associate, Kit Worzel. Kit has been doing research for me off and on since 2005, and has now come on board full-time as a futurist. He did his undergraduate work … Continue reading

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The Future of Food: Farming It, Processing It, Packaging It, Selling It, Eating It

by futurist Richard Worzel, C.F.A. Food is that stuff that comes wrapped in plastic from the store, right? Obviously not, but it’s easy to forget that in the blur of daily routine. In fact, food is immensely complex – and the … Continue reading

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An Old Nemesis Returns

by futurist Richard Worzel, C.F.A. What follows is another excerpt from the manuscript of a book I’m currently working on. I expect it to come out in late Spring or early Summer. ———   “But with Benedict … he’ll kill … Continue reading

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The Future of Food: Not Just for Body Fuel and Fun Anymore

What follows is a summary of a presentation I gave to a symposium on the future of food. In attendance were farm producers, food processors, food retailers, and research scientists. I believe that the development of nutrigenomics will prove to … Continue reading

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