By now you may have realised that at First Ray we are
passionate about good food. This is our place to share with you
food news and issues - the good, the bad,
controversial or not. We feel they are important and that you
may find them of interest.
The head of the World Bank has warned oceans are being hurt by overfishing, pollution and climate change and called on the Australian government to join a $US1.5 billion ($1.4 billion) "save our seas" plan to improve fish stocks and boost the global economy. …
Welcome to First Ray's new look and our new website. We hope you enjoy discovering our new site and the many great brands and products that we have chosen to offer you. We wanted a site that gave us the ability to interact more with our customers and the many people that are looking for healthy organic, ethical food choices.
Some great new and improved sections of our site include:
5 Ways to eat cruelty free. Tips on the following food groups
Dairy, Seafood, Meat, Eggs and Vegetables.
US studies show children's IQ deficiencies caused by exposure to pesticides during pregnancy.
Greenpeace 2012 Sustainable Tuna Guide - Fish 4 Ever continues to set the benchmark for sustainable fishing. …
As Moratoriums on genetically modified (GM) crops are lifted and regulations relaxed around Australia, Truth in labelling' campaigns are calling for better labelling of foods containing GM products or derivatives. And consumers are right behind them demanding greater choice and transparency.…
Wray Organic celebrated the opening of the group's fifth store in Queensland when a 300 metre square Wray Organic market and cafe store opened its doors, in the city of Ipswich in April. The new store has been serving a broad demographic of local and country customers, and co-owner Deborah Wray is happy with the customer response so far. She says being chemical and pesticide-free is the major reason that people buy organic food.…
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