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Old 09-10-2016, 08:45 AM   #1
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BBC article on the history of canned food

I find this kind of thing interesting.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21689069


And it caused me to find this interesting site.

https://foodheroesandheroines.wordpress.com/

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Old 09-10-2016, 09:41 AM   #2
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I love this stuff, too - thanks for posting

The book by William Ellis is available for purchase at Amazon or you can read it online here: http://soilandhealth.org/wp-content/...ellis.toc.html
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Old 09-11-2016, 12:18 AM   #3
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I find this kind of thing interesting.


The story of how the tin can nearly wasn't - BBC News


And it caused me to find this interesting site.

https://foodheroesandheroines.wordpress.com/
That was a long and very interesting read, Zagut. Thanks for posting it. We've sure come a long way in a relatively short period of time.

I saved it to send to my daughter - she'll be interested in it, too. I haven't read the second link you posted yet, but will tomorrow.
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