Our modern food system gobbles up around 10-15 percent of our total energy pie. Much of it goes to the approximate 30,000 food processing plants in the U.S.
Target is a major player when it comes to food purchasing -- Americans spend $15 billion in food at its stores annually.
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has agreed to pull the "Kids Eat Right" logo from Kraft Singles after members threatened to leave the group.
Coca-cola has seen its profits tumble in developed nations and instability in its developing markets. So what is a soda giant to do?
Kraft Singles, the individually wrapped yellow slice that forms the glue in so many grilled sandwiches, has been given the Kids Eat Right label.
Cereal sales are in decline and Kellogg's is feeling the slump.
"Processed foods have become the default for everything negative," co-presenter Lindsey Loving said at the ADA conference. Some think there is reason for that.
Cargill will offer palm oil that has been certified sustainable. The rain forests can breathe a sigh of relief?
This weeks Green Links is going to keep you healthy this winter. We've got "Flu-fighting" foods, foods that lead to depression, and a dessert with 1/2 the fat!