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EPA WEAKENS SAFEGUARDS FOR WEED KILLER ATRAZINE, LINKED TO BIRTH DEFECTS  

The Trump administration plans to weaken environmental safeguards for atrazine, the second most widely used herbicide in the U.S.,...

Fighting Food Colonialism in the Hopi Nation

FIGHTING FOOD COLONIALISM IN THE HOPI NATION

For Rosalie Talahongva, a former business analyst and a member of the Hopi tribe, weekends on the reservation are sometimes like battles....

 
 
 

FIRST LOOK: A NEW DOCUSERIES HIGHLIGHTS LEADING INDIGENOUS CHEFS

Food does so much more than nourish the body and tantalize the taste buds. A meal can spark curiosity and conversations, and bring...

Exploring a Decade of Big Changes in Local Food

EXPLORING A DECADE OF BIG CHANGES IN LOCAL FOOD

Ten years ago, local food was high on the nation's radar. First Lady Michelle Obama planted a high-profile vegetable garden on the...

 
 
 
High Plains Farmers Race to Save the Ogallala Aquifer

HIGH PLAINS FARMERS RACE TO SAVE THE OGALLALA AQUIFER

About a decade ago, Chris Grotegut realized that he had to start pumping much less much groundwater out of his wells. It dawned on...

Indigenous Youth Reboot Acorns to Revive Food Sovereignty

INDIGENOUS YOUTH REBOOT ACORNS TO REVIVE FOOD SOVEREIGNTY

In late fall, the parched hills of Northern California are wilting hot, but relief can be found in the dark patches of shade cast by...

 
 
 
Will 2020 Mark the Rise of a Vegan Voting Bloc?

WILL 2020 MARK THE RISE OF A VEGAN VOTING BLOC?

With vegan restaurants on the rise , sales of vegan foods outpacing other cuisine , and young adults flocking to plant-based diets,...

Government Bailouts Are the Only Thing Bringing Farm Incomes Up

GOVERNMENT BAILOUTS ARE THE ONLY THING BRINGING FARM INCOMES UP

From his 1,800 acres near Plain City in central Ohio, Fred Yoder, a fourth-generation farmer growing corn, soybeans, and wheat, calls...

 
 
 
What AI Down on the Farm Could Mean for Rural America

WHAT AI DOWN ON THE FARM COULD MEAN FOR RURAL AMERICA

Brian Carroll lifts his hands, sweeping his palms across a field several green tractors have just begun tilling up, and paints a picture....

Veterans Find Purpose and Healing at Comfort Farms

VETERANS FIND PURPOSE AND HEALING AT COMFORT FARMS

In the Iraqi deserts and villages outside Baghdad, Troy Bowyer repaired tanks and other vehicles in two back-to-back tours as an Army...

 
 
 
As Beef Comes Under Fire for Climate Impacts, the Industry Fights Back

AS BEEF COMES UNDER FIRE FOR CLIMATE IMPACTS, THE INDUSTRY FIGHTS BACK

This article was originally published by InsideClimate News , a nonprofit, independent news organization that covers climate, energy...

The Native Musician and Poet Revitalizing Indigenous Food Sovereignty

THE NATIVE MUSICIAN AND POET REVITALIZING INDIGENOUS FOOD SOVEREIGNTY

Lyla June is a musician, public speaker, and internationally recognized performance poet of Diné , Tsétsêhéstâhese , and Northern European...

 
 
 
The Farmworkers Who Pick Your Food Don't Get Paid Overtime

THE FARMWORKERS WHO PICK YOUR FOOD DON'T GET PAID OVERTIME

Farmworkers perform some of the most arduous jobs, often in extreme heat, with heavy equipment, large animals, and a high risk that...

Baltimore is at the Vanguard of a National Black Vegan Movement

BALTIMORE IS AT THE VANGUARD OF A NATIONAL BLACK VEGAN MOVEMENT

On a recent day in Baltimore's Cherry Hill suburb, within the enclosure of a tall chain-link fence that guards a grassy meadow surrounded...

 
 
 
Sustainable Halal Meat is Making Inroads in Muslim Communities

SUSTAINABLE HALAL MEAT IS MAKING INROADS IN MUSLIM COMMUNITIES

On a tidy two-lane road outside Columbus, Ohio, a hand-painted sign in red and white script hangs on the edge of a corn field. It reads...

Kincade Fire Brings Major Health Risks to Farmworkers

KINCADE FIRE BRINGS MAJOR HEALTH RISKS TO FARMWORKERS

Farm laborers in yellow safety vests walked through neatly arranged rows of grapes last Friday, harvesting the last of the deep purple...

 
 
 

HOW ‘KID FOOD' BECAME FRAUGHT FOR PARENTS

Parents today face some significantly steeper challenges to feeding their children well than they did just a generation ago. The food...

I'm a Farmer and a Mother. Both Roles Should be Valued More

I'M A FARMER AND A MOTHER. BOTH ROLES SHOULD BE VALUED MORE

On a clear September day, I drive the tractor up past the mulch field dotted with yellow goldenrod and poplar saplings, past the old...

 
 
 

BIG FOOD IS BETTING ON REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE TO THWART CLIMATE CHANGE

This story was produced in partnership with NBCNews.com. More than 20 years ago, Will Harris was a commodity cattle farmer who relied...

US Supermarkets Are Doing Bulk Food All Wrong

US SUPERMARKETS ARE DOING BULK FOOD ALL WRONG

The recent wave of zero-waste stores-think Brooklyn's Precycle and Austin's In.gredients-may be well-designed, airy, and Instagram-worthy,...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Sicilian Cannoli

Sicilian Cannoli

Angie Rito's grandfather was taught to garnish his cannoli with chocolate chips, but crushed raw pistachios, candied orange peels, or maraschino cherries provide colorful... Read more ...

5 Creative Tips For Hosting a Successful Friendsgiving

5 Creative Tips For Hosting a Successful Friendsgiving

Bringing friends together to celebrate everyone's accomplishments over the past year and toasting the year ahead is one of the best traditions of the holiday season. And a... Read more ...

The Grain Gathering: A baker's perspective, part 1

The Grain Gathering: A baker's perspective, part 1

The Grain Gathering, an annual convocation of 250 people from many walks of life passionate about growing and eating grains, was held Aug. 20-22 at Washington State University... Read more ...

Beyond plain buttermilk: Making biscuits with self-rising flour

Beyond plain buttermilk: Making biscuits with self-rising flour

What's YOUR idea of heaven on a plate when making biscuits with self-rising flour ? We recently asked a selected group of bloggers from around the country to answer that... Read more ...

Cheese Nips Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

Cheese Nips Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

Mondelēz Global LLC announced today a recall of a limited quantity of Cheese Nips product in the United States due to the potential presence of small food-grade yellow plastic... Read more ...

Lobster & Scallop Pasta with Sundried Tomato Sauce from Bar Harbor Foods

Lobster & Scallop Pasta with Sundried Tomato Sauce from Bar Harbor Foods

Sponsored Recipe Lobster & Scallop Pasta with Sundried Tomato Sauce Easy enough for a weeknight supper, fancy enough for company; lobster and scallops are tossed with pasta and... Read more ...

Man vs Germs: Tailgate Food Safety, First Half

Man vs Germs: Tailgate Food Safety, First Half

Sponsored Content Fans is short for Fanatics, enthusiasts, ardent supporters. Want to know a secret? Registered Dietitians , the ultimate food and nutrition fanatics are also... Read more ...

Should dogs eat pea and lentil proteins?

Should dogs eat pea and lentil proteins?

Plant proteins for dogs? I've written about this before, but now there's more. Contrary to prevailing rumor, dogs are well documented to be able to digest grains. Whether... Read more ...

The Viral 23andMe DNA Test From Amazon Is on Sale For Black Friday - Get It...

The Viral 23andMe DNA Test From Amazon Is on Sale For Black Friday - Get It For 50% Off!

Want to know more about your ancestry and DNA makeup? That's where the 23andMe DNA Test comes in. It's currently on big-time sale ahead of Black Friday , and customers are... Read more ...

Target's $15 Lilo & Stitch Advent Calendar Means No Sock Gets Left Behind or...

Target's $15 Lilo & Stitch Advent Calendar Means No Sock Gets Left Behind or Forgotten

The holidays are sometimes a rollercoaster ride, but fun Advent calendars can make the stressful days a little more bearable. There's no shortage of a selection at Target... Read more ...