Roots Watering Hole Podcast Series

July 2023 Food Literacy Podcast Episode

July 11, 2023 Baba Orrin Williams Season 3 Episode 8
Roots Watering Hole Podcast Series
July 2023 Food Literacy Podcast Episode
Show Notes

Short and sweet food literacy podcast episode for July 2023. Topics include what to plant in July as well as what seeds to start indoors for those interested in fall gardening. Food literacy topics include food fraud and the high cost of food, the health impacts of ultra-processed foods on our health, and eggs as an example of the confusion often swirling around food, health, and "healthy" eating.  Happy Summer and Enjoy the episode!

Topics of Interest for the July 2023 Food Literacy Podcast Episode

Seeds to Plant in July and August:

 Zone 6 Vegetable for Planting in July

 Thinking Fall Gardening and Indoor Seed Starts in July

 Food Fraud and the Cost of Food and the Potential Impact on Your Health


 Ultra Processed Foods: Article-


 Information about some of the terms mentioned during the podcast:


 What is STEAM education?

 Succession Planting Guide

 Determining Your Average Frost Dates

 Chicago Grows Food


The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed are the speaker’s own and do not represent the views, thoughts, and opinions of the University of Illinois at Chicago, the OCEAN-HP, or the CPHP. The material and information presented here are for general information purposes only. While the podcast is designed to promote the development of healthy communities through food literacy, we offer no health advice and encourage our listeners to seek guidance from their healthcare providers.