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Latest Episodes

Two Portraits Of Young Farmers

A man in overalls dipping and kissing a woman in jeans, in front of an old farm building with silos and rural landscape in the background.

A young dairy farming couple makes it work by making cheese, and a young farmer explores a Jewish farming practice.

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Wild Edibles and Primally Inspired Eats

A small dark berry tart, chocolate chip brownie, chocolate cake with caramel and chocolate shavings and a mini bundt cake with lavender sprinkles, all arranged on a glass plate.

Earth Eats gets wild and primal with a nature walk in search of edible weeds, and a visit to a bakery with gluten-free bread and grain free pastries.

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Rick Steves’ Carbon Tax Helps Farmers Feed Themselves

Women at a farmers market with a box of limes on the table and a Spanish language banner in the background

Since the government hasn’t imposed a carbon tax on air travel, Rick steves chose to impose it on himself--to the tune of one million dollars annually, donated to climate-smart organizations.

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Food, Freedom, Fannie Lou Hamer

Black and white photo of Fannie Lou Hamer sitting and speaking and on the right a headshot of Pricilla McCutcheon

What role did civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer play in building community food security?

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Two Sticks Bakery Butters Up Bloomington

Kassie Jensen and Amanda Armstron, sitting on the wooden bench in their bakery. Kassie leaning against white wall, Amanda leaning forward with chin resting on hand.

A neighborhood bakery in Bloomington, Indiana offers hand-crafted comfort food.

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Street Food From Ghana (Southern Style) And A Food Photography Course

Student photographing and arrangement of a tea can and candy with a teal cloth on a table.  A lighting device is in view.

In the age of Instagram, it seems like everybody’s taking pictures of their meals. But what’s it doing to our experiences with food--and with each other?

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Latest News

SNAP Gets A $15.5 Billion Boost As Part Of The Stimulus Package

Nearly empty grocery store shelves, in the canned goods section.

As Congress scrambled back to DC to approve a sweeping coronavirus rescue package, advocates are urging expanded food security measures to protect vulnerable Americans and buoy the economy.  

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From Farm To Table In The Age Of Social Distancing

Bags and containers lined up on a table outside of a building, coolers and a person approaching a car with full bags.

Indiana's governor has determined that farmers markets and farm stands count as essential services. But the Coronavirus restrictions don't allow for public gatherings. Local markets are making adjustments.

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Farmworkers Deemed Essential Yet They Lack Basic COVID-19 Protections

A group of farmworkers in flannel shirts and caps, most bending over, picking strawberries. Stacks of flat boxes, and a flatbed trailer in the background.

Deemed “essential” during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns, 3 million farmworkers across the country must keep working without basic protections against the virus.

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Recipes

Primally Inspired Sweet Potato Feta Frittata

Close up of a some slices of frittata with feta and sweet potato and green sprouts sprinkled on top

A frittata is easier than quiche. There's no crust, which also makes it more versatile.

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Three Bean Ragout With Spice-Rubbed Pork Tenderloin

Slices of roasted meat on a bed of different types of beans.

Chef Freddie Bitsoie of Mitsitam Cafe shares a recipe of stewed beans and roasted pork.

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Two Sticks Bakery Peanut Butter Bars

Baked bars with a smooth layer of chocolate and coarse salt sprinkled on top.

These bars are vegan AND gluten-free, but they aren't short on decadence.

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