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Elizabeth Dougherty has been cooking and writing about food intensively for more than ten years. She is the fourth generation of chefs and gourmet grocers in her family with her mother, Francesca Esposito and grandmother, Carmella being major influences in her early cooking years. As a teenager, her family sent her to Europe where she became focused on French and Italian cuisine. She survived a year and half of culinary tutelage under a maniacal Swiss-German chef and is a graduate of NYIT, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality, Business and Labor Relations. Food Nation Radio has won two news awards for content. Broadcasting LIVE each week, nationwide, on FoodNationRadio.com and stations around the country.

Guest: Terry Ingram – Man’s Bees Are Taken By The Illinois Dept. Of Agriculture

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Elizabeth Dougherty spoke with Terry Ingram about the 2011 removal of his bees by the Illinois Department of Agriculture.  While he was away, agents entered his property and took his bees after some of them exhibited resistance to glyphosate, the active ingredient in RoundUp.  In the process, they destroyed years …

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Guest: Elizabeth Larter – Washington State Takes GMO Labeling Vote To The People

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Genetically modified foods could require labeling in the State of Washington if a ballot initiative to label these foods is ratified by the citizens in November of this year. From the Food Nation Radio Interview Archives: Elizabeth Dougherty spoke with  Elizabeth Larter, Communications Director for Yes on 522 on getting …

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Why The National Bill To Label GMOs Is An Insult To Americans

This week on Food Nation Radio Network we talked about the Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act and a major issue hidden in the bill that consumers need to know about. For nearly three months, Elizabeth Dougherty has been digging for information about a provision in the bill that would allow vaccines in …

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The Connection Between Fox News, News Corp & Monsanto

Previously on Food Nation Radio Network we discussed two instances where Fox News seemed to be pro GMO, discounting, manipulating and censoring coverage that was not favorable to companies (such as Monsanto) who produce seeds that grow genetically modified crops. We did a little digging and found out why, in spite …

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