Posts tagged keep food fresh


Fresh Food Is Better Than Frozen

Fresh food is better than frozen food when it comes to a number of key factors involving food quality. Have you seen the new ad from the American Frozen Food Institute? By our count, we’ve seen it at least six times this week! It’s very slickly crafted, with lush imagery and smooth voiceover work, telling …

Will The Shrimp Save Us?

You’ve got to hand it to the folks at Harvard University, the big news this week in plastics is all about how Harvard scientists have developed a new bioplastic from shrimp shells that could save our environment by replacing everything from food packaging to trash bags and even diapers. The shrimp have this material in …

5 Long Lasting Foods (Vs. One McDonald’s Hamburger)

At BerryBreeze™, we’re all about finding new ways to prevent food waste – but carrying our leftovers around in our pockets is an idea that never once occurred to us. In July of 1999, David Whipple picked up a hamburger from a McDonald’s in Utah, figuring he’d run a little test to see just how long …

BerryBreeze™ Gets Three Big Endorsements!

The BerryBreeze™ team works hard to spread the word about organic living because we genuinely believe in what we do. Even when our efforts go unrecognized, we’re still out there making sure that you and your loved ones have access to the freshest produce. It’s better for you, it’s better for your family, and it’s better …

5 New Ways to Prevent Food Waste and Fight Hunger

For sustainable food advocates, the quest to prevent food waste in America is one of the most important causes of our time. The average diet in the U.S. requires enormous investments of land, energy and water, but 40% of our food never gets eaten – in fact, the national bill for wasted food totals $165 …

Can We Make Supercrops Without Genetic Engineering?

Researchers at Cornell University are hard at work creating the next big thing in the food sciences. They’re dramatically changing the vegetables we all know and love, but they’re not doing it with newfangled gene-manipulating technology, a la Monsanto. Technically speaking, it’s still a form of genetically modified agriculture, but the team is using good …

10 Great Ways To Make a Healthy Smoothie

Is there a more delicious way to beat the summer heat than blending up a bunch of fresh fruit to make a healthy smoothie? That’s as good as it gets in our book, and not just because it’s the perfect way to chill out. A milkshake will cool you down just as effectively as a …

The 10 Quickest Ways to Improve Food Safety at Home

Are those salads and burgers on your family’s dinner table really safe to eat? Before you answer, you should know that if you want to have good food safety at home, you have to do more than just prevent food spoilage. Most people think that as long as they keep food fresh it won’t make …