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

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


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

See all Nutrition stories.

The Food Industry Tries to Redesign the Nutrition Label: Fails
Eat a Carrot and Call Me in the Morning
INFOGRAPHIC: Where Do Americans Get Their Calories?


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

See all Farming stories.

VIDEO: Farms, Lies and Videotape
VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl
VIDEO: The Disappearing Farmer

Food Deserts

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

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Who Moved the chips?
VIDEO: A Farm in New Orleans
To Eat and Live in a New Orleans 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
On Television, Latino Children See More Unhealthy Food Ads
VIDEO: The Dark Future of Food Advertising
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