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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
Food Labels: EU Sets New Mark, Help Rethink Ours
INFOGRAPHIC: Calories vs. Price

Farming

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

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VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl
How Can We Keep the People Who Harvest Our Veggies Healthy Too?
Will the EPA help doctors fight pesticide poisoning?

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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Away at Food Camp
Caught: Fake Organic Certificates from China


Berried Alive: On the trail of an aspiring superfood
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