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Who Moved the chips? VIDEO: Farms, Lies and Videotape VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist

Nutrition

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

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The Food Industry Tries to Redesign the Nutrition Label: Fails
Those Seeking Mandatory Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods Look to Milk
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: Farms, Lies and Videotape
Radishes in Suburbia
How Can We Keep the People Who Harvest Our Veggies Healthy Too?

Food Deserts

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

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VIDEO: A Farm in New Orleans
Walmart Prepares to Storm the 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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On Television, Latino Children See More Unhealthy Food Ads
The Freeze-Dried Food Craze, Seven Things You Should Know
Away at Food Camp
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