Australian Functional Ingredients – by Vic Cherikoff

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Closing the Gap? Dumb answers to Complex Questions

Closing the Gap? Dumb answers to Complex Questions Another insightful, poignant, reflective dispatch from a mate, Frank Barda who has lived in a remote Aboriginal community on the edge of the Tanami Desert for what must be over 45 years now. He provides some unique insights into the 'management and administration' of Aboriginal people all [...]

Aboriginal Science – an interesting perspective

Aboriginal Science - an interesting perspective Interesting article below. It really does illustrate the power of paradigms. Compare this to the modern reductionist paradigm in health and nutrition where Governments are spending huge sums on genetic research thinking that we will be able to fix disease states by tweaking a few genes here and there. [...]

An Invitation to Guest bloggers

An Invitation to Guest bloggers Judging from the short survey completed by visitors to my website who subscribe to my newsletter, my audience is pretty wide. It includes: consumers who love to cook with wild foods and others who came looking for gifts for their friends and family; there are chefs who are discovering our [...]

Native Australian foods? You must be crazy

Native Australian foods? You must be crazy A lot of people ask how I’ve stuck at developing Australian native foods for the two and a half decades from when I was introduced to the wild food resources of Australia’s Aborigines and recognised that we could not afford to lose this knowledge as Aboriginal culture changed [...]