Make Half Your Grains Whole

Make Half Your Grains Whole

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2005 are being revised and are slated to be released as the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 in the fall of this year. The 2005 Dietary Guidelines encourage Americans to “make half your grains whole”. But what exactly does this mean? According to the DHHS and USDA’s President’s Food Safety … Read more

Whole Grain Stamp of Confusion?

Whole Grain Stamp of Confusion?

The Whole Grain Stamp is a product of the Whole Grains Council, which itself is a consortium of food industry, scientists and chefs founded by Oldways, the non-profit food-issues think tank based in Boston, MA. The Whole Grains Council’s mission is to: Help consumers find whole grain foods and understand their health benefits Help manufacturers … Read more