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November 10, 2016

 

cows

Study: Climate And Health Benefit From Beef, Dairy Tax

An Oxford University study says taxing beef and dairy products at the cost of their impact on the climate will reduce emissions and improve consumer health.

November 4, 2016

 

chickens

Cage Free? Mass. Voters To Vote On Question 3

Massachusetts voters will determine whether their state will prohibit the sale of animal products raised in certain types of confinements.

November 3, 2016

 

A discarded bag of GMO seed corn displays a marketing slogan

Report Stirs Debate Over GMO Benefits

A New York Times investigation showing questionable gains from GMO crops over the last twenty years has sparked a new round of controversy.

November 2, 2016

 

vegetables roasting

Out With The Old Veggies, In With The Ratatouille

Collect all your last-of-the-summer veggies and make this big vat of ratatouille.

October 27, 2016

 

Packages of Dannon yogurt are marketed as

Farm Groups Blast Dannon For Pledge Against GMOs

A cluster of agriculture organizations has criticized Dannon’s plan to use fewer genetically modified ingredients, calling the move a “major step backward.”

October 26, 2016

 

mushroom risotto

Farro Risotto With Mushrooms

Farro makes a great substitute for rice in a risotto. Cook it ahead and this recipe whips up in no time.

October 24, 2016

 

chicken mushroom sandwich

Southern-Fried Chicken Mushroom Sandwich

Bright orange chicken mushrooms are all over Midwestern woods and farmers markets these days.

October 21, 2016

 

Glass Pepsi bottles are marked with

Pepsi Pledges To Cut Sugar In Drinks

PepsiCo this week announced new targets for reducing sugar, salt and fat drinks and snacks by 2025.

October 20, 2016

 

flooded lagoons

Hurricane Matthew Latest Catastrophic Event To Hit N.C. CAFOs

Hurricane Matthew floodwaters killed millions of chickens and pigs and potentially flooded lagoons that retain millions of pounds of hog waste.

October 18, 2016

 

wasabi

Wasabi Is The “Hardest Plant To Grow,” Just As Hard To Find

Somewhere between 90 and 95 percent of wasabi sold in restaurants is fake. It’s just a mixture of horseradish, green food coloring and dry mustard.

October 17, 2016

 

A worker holds a handful of blueberries

Berry Pickers Form Union, Taste Victory

Berry pickers in Washington state have formed one of the first farmworker unions to come along in many years.

October 13, 2016

 

okra curry

Okra And Chickpea Curry

Coconut milk instead of cream makes this curry vegan.

October 12, 2016

 

wheat berry salad

Wheat Berry Salad With Late Summer Vegetables

Over the next few weeks, we'll share recipes that work well with your late-summer veggies. Today, we combine zucchini and cherry tomatoes with wheat berries.

October 12, 2016

 

Chickens

Perdue Goes Antibiotic-Free

The announcement marks the end of 14 years of efforts to eliminate antibiotics in Perdue's chicken products.

October 10, 2016

 

Tom Troxel

In Rural Indiana, Farm Veterinarians In Short Supply

Indiana's 200 or so veterinarians do a lot of driving, and starting in January, they'll need to do even more.

October 7, 2016

 

peppered persimmon donuts

Rainbow Bakery’s Peppered Persimmon Donuts

When it comes to donut glaze, consistency is everything. Lisa Dorazewski explains why persimmons were especially tricky to turn into a donut topping.

October 7, 2016

 

cooking at home

Lower Food Prices Keep People Cooking At Home

Low prices at grocery stores have created the largest gap between restaurant and grocery prices in the last decade.

October 6, 2016

 

A harvester deposits corn into a storage bin.

Farm Groups Reject Proposed Atrazine Rules

Farmers’ associations are fighting proposed EPA restrictions on the herbicide atrazine, saying new rules would drive up costs and reduce yields.

October 5, 2016

 

persimmon sweet potato pudding

There’s Sweet Potato In My Persimmon Pudding

It's time you upgraded your traditional persimmon pudding recipe.

October 4, 2016

 

yellow-faced bee

Bees Added To U.S. Endangered Species List For 1st Time

Seven species of the yellow-faced bee, which is the only bee native to Hawaii, have been designated as endangered.

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