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February 4, 2019

 

Nepalese Rice Farmers Boost Yields By Sowing Fewer Plants

As the climate gets drier, researchers are looking again at an alternative method to grow rice — a crop that feeds millions of people — that uses less water. But support for the technique is mixed.

June 19, 2018

 

How Washing Some Foods Can Help You Avoid Illness

Rinsing foods doesn't always prevent foodborne illness and can sometimes make the risks worse. Here's what the science says about which foods you should run water over and why.

May 29, 2018

 

Warming Planet Could Zap Nutrition From Rice That Feeds The World

Scientists found that exposing rice to high levels of carbon dioxide causes it to lose valuable nutrients like iron, zinc, and B vitamins. But some varieties are better at resisting than others.

March 13, 2018

 

Rice Farmers Grow Bugs To Replenish California’s Salmon

This project's end goal is to improve the likelihood that Chinook survive the trek to the ocean and back.

December 23, 2017

 

Use Leftovers to Make Eggnog Rice Pudding

Stuck with leftover eggnog? Make eggnog rice pudding to use up all of your ingredients.

November 18, 2017

 

Kimchi Rice Sandwich in Less Than 45 Minutes

With buns made from rice and a filling made of stir-fry pork and kimchi, kimchi rice sandwiches are a cool combo to eat.

March 29, 2017

 

How A Sweet Rice Dish Connects A Woman To Her History

Making the traditional foods of home on the holiday of Cheti Chand helps a member of the Hindu Sindhi diaspora feel less disjointed.

February 12, 2017

 

Fried Cauliflower Rice With Quail Eggs

My one gripe with a lot of healthy food is that it doesn’t have enough flavor. Not this dish!

February 4, 2017

 

Cilantro Lime Broccoli Rice

Making broccoli rice is super easy. You simply add broccoli stems to a food processor and pulse until it’s broken into tiny bits.

October 13, 2016

 

Okra And Chickpea Curry

Coconut milk instead of cream makes this curry vegan.

July 1, 2016

 

From Hemingway’s Campari To Indiana Craft Spirits

Adam Quirk of Cardinal Spirits talks about the authors that got him started down the path to opening a distillery.

December 12, 2014

 

Salmon Croquettes, Food Entrepreneur Judy Wicks, Kettle Corn

For Judy Wicks, running a restaurant was more about doing right by her community than about profits. Salmon croquettes on the menu. Local food goes high tech.

June 11, 2013

SNAP and Subsidies 

Farm Bill Passes Senate With Bipartisan Support

The farm bill passed the Senate Monday with cuts to SNAP and direct payments to farmers. The bill did include subsidies for peanut and rice farmers.

December 21, 2012

A World Of Plenty? 

Study Finds Stunted Crop Yields In Many Regions Of The Globe

In much of the world, production of corn, wheat, rice and soybeans is failing to meet expectations.

July 11, 2012

Feuding Farm Bills 

Farm Bill Ping-Pong: House Edition

The House Agriculture Committee began voting through proposed amendments today in the hope of getting the bill through the committee this week.

March 28, 2012

Bird Of A Different Feather 

Beyond Bok Bok: Crispy Orange-Glazed Duck

If you're getting tired of eating chicken, why not try duck?

February 9, 2012

Golden Opportunity? 

Bill Gates And Monsanto Team Up To Fight World Hunger

In his annual letter for 2012, Bill Gates announced that the Gates Foundation intends to combat world hunger by investing in genetically modified agriculture.

August 16, 2011

Food Radiation 

Radioactive Mushrooms? Japan Concerned About Nuclear Effects

Japan has decided to expand a governmental agency to include nuclear testing in the wake of nuclear power plant damage.

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