|Weston A. Price|
1870 - 1948
The Foundation is dedicated to restoring nutrient-dense foods to the American diet through education, research and activism and supports a number of movements that contribute to this objective including accurate nutrition instruction, organic and biodynamic farming, pasture-feeding of livestock, community-supported farms, honest and informative labeling, prepared parenting and nurturing therapies. Specific goals include establishment of universal access to clean, certified raw milk through A Campaign for Real Milk (www.realmilk.com) and a ban on the use of soy formula for infants through its Soy Alert! project.
The Foundation seeks to establish a laboratory to test nutrient content of foods, particularly butter produced under various conditions; to conduct research into the "X" Factor, discovered by Dr. Price; and to determine the effects of traditional preparation methods on nutrient content and availability in whole foods.
The board and membership of the Weston A. Price Foundation stand united in the belief that modern technology should be harnessed as a servant to the wise and nurturing traditions of our ancestors rather than used as a force that is destructive to the environment and human health; and that science and knowledge can validate those traditions.
The Foundation's quarterly magazine, Wise Traditions in Food, Farming and the Healing Arts, is dedicated to exploring the scientific validation of dietary, agricultural and medical traditions throughout the world. It features illuminating and thought-provoking articles on current scientific research; human diets; nontoxic agriculture; and holistic therapies. In addition, it serves as a source for foods that have been conscientiously grown and processed.
An extensive system of local chapters also helps consumers find healthy foods available in their communities. Find out more at the website www.westonaprice.org
- About Dr. Weston A. Price
- Characteristics of Traditional Diets
- Dietary Guidelines
- Dietary Dangers
- Traditional vs. Modern Diets
- Myths and Truths About Nutrition
- Principles of Holistic Dentistry
- Become a Member of the Weston A. Price Foundation