Whether you’re low on dough or just enjoy a good bargain, it’s fun to get something for nothing. We’ve foraged the web for four freebies that will inspire you to eat cleaner.
1. An ounce of prevention. “Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food” declared Hippocrates, the founding father of modern medicine. Could the right foods heal you? Find out with the documentary Food Matters, featuring raw food proponent David Wolfe and more nutrition celebs.
2. Lettuce eat. Want to eat more seasonal, farm-fresh food? Locavore is a free app that pinpoints the farms, farmers’ markets and CSAs nearest you. Find out what’s in season, get recipe suggestions, and share your finds on Facebook & Twitter.
3. Frankenfood. Concerned about GMOs? Did you know that 90% of GMOs grown belong to Monsanto, the controversial company that also manufactures the world’s best-selling herbicide? The World According to Monsanto is a documentary exploring the history and global impact—and connection to the US government—of this powerful biotech and chemical company.
4. Label it. Free Range, Certified Humane, Fair Trade, Non-GMO… ever wonder what those labels really mean? With the Label Lookup app, you can research about 200 product label claims to make more informed choices while you shop.