This Country Just Banned Groce...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Samantha Page   THINK PROGRESS Up to a half of all food is wasted, reports show. CREDIT: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson...

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As Chipotle Goes GMO-free, Mon...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Chipotle’s decision may compel other food brands to follow suit. By Jonathan Latham, PhD / The...

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“There Is A Simple Way T...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   by Sam P.K. Collins  THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock For the first time, changes to U.S. dietary guidelines,...

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WHY THE PALEO DIET IS TOTAL BS

May 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Personal Health The trendy diet could actually create long-term health problems rather than solve them, experts said. By...

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15 Protectors of Biodiversity

May 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] FOODTANK.ORG 15 Protectors of Biodiversity #IDB2015 Food Tank is highlighting 15 protectors of biodiversity.   May 22 is...

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Could solar-powered floating f...

May 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]     <p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p> INHABITAT   The Smart Floating Farms (SFF) are...

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THESE SCIENTISTS ARE TRYING TO...

May 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Nathanael Johnson GRIST Here’s a video for those of you who, like me, enjoy goofy nerdistry. It’s a primer on the...

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THE USDA’s NEW GMO-FREE LABEL ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Millions of Americans have petitioned for a federal GMO label. When a ‘leading global company’ asks for one, it gets what...

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Grow Your Own Food Year-Round ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment A futuristic greenhouse design allows people to escape the tyranny of the industrial food system. By Reynard...

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Restaurant Industry’s Di...

May 12, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food There is a growing list of things I won’t miss about this gig as a restaurant critic. By Ari LeVaux / AlterNet In a...

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California’s Drought Could Upe...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] AP by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS On April 1, California Governor Jerry Brown stood in a field in the Sierra Nevada...

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Esther the Wonder Pig is wondr...

May 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] SALON.COM During 10 years as a pig farmer I came to know pigs as well as I know my own dog. That’s why I quit Bob...

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In Portland, Street Food Shape...

Apr 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by The Dirt Contributor As landscape architects and urban designers, we look for ways to create vitality in the spaces we...

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The Fake Meat Market Is Surgin...

Apr 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Between 2010 and 2012, the U.S. market for fake meat crossed the half-billion-dollar mark. By Tom Philpott /...

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Are You a Victim of Fish Fraud...

Apr 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment The federal govt. has unveiled a new plan to combat illegal fishing and seafood fraud. By Michael Conathan /...

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Our crazy farm subsidies, expl...

Apr 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Amelia Urry   GRIST Nearly every industrialized nation on Earth subsidizes agriculture to some extent. It’s a way to...

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Experiment U...

Apr 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food Paltrow attempted to live on a food stamp budget of $29 for one week. By Beth Markley / Huffington Post   VIA...

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Food in Uncertain Times: How t...

Apr 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The key is learning interdependence, not independence. By Makenna Goodman / Chelsea Green Publishing   VIA ALTERNET In an...

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How Starbucks Can Help Prevent...

Apr 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment The cost per cup of coffee amounts to pennie By Reynard Loki / AlterNet April 17, 2015 Photo Credit: USDA...

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FDA: Kind bars aren’t actually...

Apr 16, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The agency sent the snack bar company a warning label asking it to remove misleading claims from its labels Lindsay...

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GARDENING FOR ALL

Apr 15, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] « Bringing Nature to the Neighborhood THE DIRT  by Jared Green Backyard, community, and therapeutic gardens are becoming...

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America has fewer and larger f...

Apr 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/x7TkEM19GzE”...

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10 Reasons Why You Should Eat ...

Apr 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Some are not as obvious as you might think. By Cole Mellino / EcoWatch  VIA ALTERNET Photo Credit: Patrick...

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Making almonds the drought’s s...

Apr 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Almonds have become the poster-nut for human wastefulness in California’s...

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Jon Stewart Slams Big Food For...

Mar 30, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food The ‘Daily Show’ host takes on the food companies for their practices. By Stefanie Spear / EcoWatch  VIA...

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Climate-Smart Success Stories

Mar 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Anders Larsson  Planet Forward, Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at the George Washington University Do you think...

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Could This Tree Solve the Worl...

Mar 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food Aside from being medicinal, edible and easy to grow, moringa trees could address issues of hunger and poverty. By...

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New Way to Identify Pesticide-...

Mar 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Organic farmers can have their products certified at a cost less than the USDA’s certification program. By Radha...

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This Is What Humanity’s ...

Mar 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   A new photo book from conservation experts aims to shine a light on humanity’s impact on the planet and...

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Overfishing sucks — but this V...

Mar 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Amelia Urry   GRIST After opening its third season with a cheery refresher on global warming, VICE returns to the...

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