Man of Michigan Forwards Baby Food

Daniel Gerber was born in Fremont, Michigan in 1898. Daniel worked at his Fremont Canning Company and urged his father to begin canning baby foods.  By 1928, they were the second company to sell baby foods. Gerber baby foods are still sold today across the country.

Panelist Dies on TV Show

Jerome Irving Rodale was a health food enthusiast who was born in the late 1890’s. He was an early proponent of organic farming and sustainable agriculture. He founded Prevention magazine in 1950.  Jerome claimed that through healthy living he would live to 100. He died while sitting on the panel of The Dick Cavett Show,Continue reading “Panelist Dies on TV Show”