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Nutrition

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

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EAT AT YOUR OWN RISK
INFOGRAPHIC: Where Do Americans Get Their Calories?
A Nutritional Facts Label for the People, By the People

Farming

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

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VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl
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Radishes in Suburbia

Food Deserts

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

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To Eat and Live in a New Orleans Food Desert
INFOGRAPHIC: Soundscape of a Fresno food desert
Who Moved the chips?

Business of Food

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

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Caught: Fake Organic Certificates from China


The Freeze-Dried Food Craze, Seven Things You Should Know
INFOGRAPHIC: Mapping Global Food Spending
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