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

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Nutrition

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

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Allergy Minstral: Inside the Allergic-Kid Economy
Those Seeking Mandatory Labeling of Genetically Modified Foods Look to Milk
The Science of Food Addiction

Farming

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

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VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist
Radishes in Suburbia
VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl

Food Deserts

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

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To Eat and Live in a New Orleans Food Desert
Who Moved the chips?
Walmart Prepares to Storm the Desert

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
A Fish Without Bones
Restaurant Gardens a Boon to New Farmers
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