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The Science of Food Addiction VIDEO: Lost in Sprawl Who Moved the chips?

Nutrition

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

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Eat a Carrot and Call Me in the Morning
INFOGRAPHIC: Calories vs. Price
A Nutritional Facts Label for the People, By the People

Farming

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

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VIDEO: The Disappearing Farmer
How Can We Keep the People Who Harvest Our Veggies Healthy Too?
VIDEO: GMOrganic, A Botanical Love Story

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
To Eat and Live in a New Orleans Food Desert
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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Restaurant Gardens a Boon to New Farmers
Organic and Gluten-Free Passover Foods On the Rise
Berried Alive: On the trail of an aspiring superfood
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