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

VIDEO: The Farm VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl Who Moved the chips?


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

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INFOGRAPHIC: Grandma Had Better Tomatoes
Eat a Carrot and Call Me in the Morning


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

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Radishes in Suburbia
VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl
VIDEO: Farms, Lies and Videotape

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
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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Restaurant Gardens a Boon to New Farmers
A Fish Without Bones
Away at Food Camp
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