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Nutrition

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

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INFOGRAPHIC: Grandma Had Better Tomatoes
Those Seeking Mandatory Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods Look to Milk
INFOGRAPHIC: Where Do Americans Get Their Calories?

Farming

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

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VIDEO: GMOrganic, A Botanical Love Story
VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist
Radishes in Suburbia

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
INFOGRAPHIC: Soundscape of a Fresno food desert
VIDEO: A Farm in New Orleans

Business of Food

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

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INFOGRAPHIC: Mapping Global Food Spending
VIDEO: The Dark Future of Food Advertising
VIDEO: The Politics of Food
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