Michael Pollan and Oprah
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Michael says Steve is proof that fast food outlets can serve sustainable food and be successful. For a real change to happen, however, Michael says federal policy needs to change. "We're going to have to change the way we support farmers and encourage them to grow real food," he says. "People need to decide for themselves."

You can help. "We all can vote with our forks. We get three votes a day," Michael says. "You don't have to get every one of them right. But if you get one of them right a day, if you vote for food that has been sustainably grown or humanely grown, whatever your values are, ... you will change the food system. It's happening now." 

Michael Pollan on how to get real food in your daily diet

Why Alicia Silverstone embraced a vegan lifestyle

One woman's attempt to buy organic on a budget
FROM: Before You Grocery Shop Again: Food 101 with Michael Pollan
Published on January 21, 2010

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