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A News21 food and health reporting project by UC Berkeley School of Journalism

VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist Who Moved the chips? VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl

Nutrition

Snack addiction; allergy ballads; calories you can get for a dollar; veggie Rx; and more.

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Allergy Minstral: Inside the Allergic-Kid Economy
INFOGRAPHIC: Calories vs. Price
EAT AT YOUR OWN RISK

Farming

Pesticide poisoning; an open source tractor; filming big ag; hippie farmers; and more.

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How Can We Keep the People Who Harvest Our Veggies Healthy Too?
Will the EPA help doctors fight pesticide poisoning?
VIDEO: GMOrganic, A Botanical Love Story

Food Deserts

Are they over-hyped? A food program revamps mini-marts; Walmart; and more.

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Walmart Prepares to Storm the Desert
Who Moved the chips?
INFOGRAPHIC: Soundscape of a Fresno food desert

Business of Food

An aspiring superfruit; freeze-dried food for survival; fast food ads in Spanish; and more.

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The Freeze-Dried Food Craze, Seven Things You Should Know
A Fish Without Bones
Caught: Fake Organic Certificates from China


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