This book has been created especially for the Kindle Singles program.
Central idea: Is the food industry willing to dupe the consumer in pursuit of profit?
In this book I examine the recent horse meat scandal and ask whether this is fraud or simply incompetence? Other food scandals are explored and the food industry is held up to the light. In these difficult economic times, I consider whether cheaper food is actually putting us and our children at risk.
Should we, the consumer take more responsibility? Are we just being naive, believing the food manufacturers care about our well-being?
What is the way ahead and do we need to change our eating habits?
These ideas and the way ordinary people can fight back are explored in further detail on my blog where I will continue to post updates on this and other food scandals;