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Nutrition

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

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INFOGRAPHIC: Calories vs. Price
INFOGRAPHIC: Grandma Had Better Tomatoes
The Food Industry Tries to Redesign the Nutrition Label: Fails

Farming

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

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VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist
VIDEO: Farms, Lies and Videotape
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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To Eat and Live in a New Orleans Food Desert
VIDEO: A Farm in New Orleans
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
VIDEO: The Dark Future of Food Advertising
Restaurant Gardens a Boon to New Farmers
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