Food and Farm Policy

Interview: #GoVote Artist Jamie Huntsman

HeadCount’s art director Jamie Huntsman jumped at the chance to create #GoVote artwork for the Dave Matthews Band tour. The result was a memorable piece that reminds us to “Eat Local. Shop Local. Vote Local.”

Posted in Food and Farm Policy, #GoVote artist interviews

Food & Farm Policy Issue Update: How the Candidates View Food

With the presidential election upon us, we are back with another update on food and farm policy. These issues seem to get cast aside by the mainstream media, so I am here to help you make an informed and educated decision before you head to the polls.

Posted in Politics and Elections, Issue Updates, Food and Farm Policy

Michael Pollan is asking Californians to Vote for the Dinner Party

Think food should be the main thing on the political table? Michael Pollan does.

Posted in Food and Farm Policy

Political Issues You Can Dance To

Music and Politics: Third Eye Blind, Ted Nugent, The Smiths and more.

Posted in Music and Activism, Food and Farm Policy

The Battle over GMO Labeling

Guerilla GMO-labeling, innovative apps to find GMO-free foods and how California is leading the charge to keep consumers in the know about what is, or isn’t, in their food.

Posted in Sustainability and Climate Change, Food and Farm Policy

Would You Confuse “Chikin” with Kale?

Chick-fil-A is trying to block a Vermont t-shirt maker from trademarking “Eat more Kale,” claiming it could be confused with their slogan “Eat Mor Chikin”.

Posted in Uncategorized, Personal Liberty, Food and Farm Policy

Food & Farm Issue Update: Food on the Plate for GOP Candidates?

Unless you followed every word of every GOP debate, you might not know where the Republican presidential candidates stand on food and farm policy. Have no fear, as HeadCount is here to inform you on the issues NOT in the headlines.

Posted in Politics and Elections, Issue Updates, Food and Farm Policy

A Sustainable Answer to Invasive Species… Put them on the Menu

The hottest Sushi restaurant in New Haven, CT is serving up invasive species – and fighting environmental destruction in the process.

Posted in Sustainability and Climate Change, Food and Farm Policy

Food & Farm Policy Issue Update: Farm Aid Keeps on Rockin’ While the Gov’t Cracks Down on the Underground Market

Government keeps cracking down on fresh food sold directly to consumers on the “underground market,” but somehow government agencies aren’t doing anything about junk food advertising for kids or salmonella outbreaks. Does that make you mad?

Posted in Music and Activism, Issue Updates, Food and Farm Policy

Food & Farm Policy Issue Update: Festie Farmers Markets and the Luck of the Amish

Sustainable local eats this summer with Dave Matthews, raw milk and more in this Issue Update.

Posted in Issue Updates, Food and Farm Policy