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Nutrition

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

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Food Labels: EU Sets New Mark, Help Rethink Ours
The Science of Food Addiction
Allergy Minstral: Inside the Allergic-Kid Economy

Farming

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

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VIDEO: GMOrganic, A Botanical Love Story
How Can We Keep the People Who Harvest Our Veggies Healthy Too?
VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist

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
To Eat and Live in a New Orleans 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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Restaurant Gardens a Boon to New Farmers
On Television, Latino Children See More Unhealthy Food Ads
Berried Alive: On the trail of an aspiring superfood
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