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Why the UK Is Wary of American “Chlorinated Chicken”

A hot-button issue in the UK focuses on something most Americans don’t even know about:... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 6, 2019
Seaweed Farming Could Help Battle Climate Change

Seaweed. It’s the bane of swimmers, and can ruin a nice day at the beach.... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 6, 2019
A Pick-Your-Own Hemp Field Will Open This Year in Maine

The federal legalization of industrial hemp—we’ll get into the definitions in a second—has led to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 6, 2019
25% of American Farms Don’t Have Access to the Internet

Every two years, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service releases a report on computer use... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 5, 2019
Researchers Say Overeating Contributes to Global Food Waste

Americans are eating way too much. And it’s hurting the environment. That was the conclusion... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 4, 2019
Papayas Keep Making People Sick

One of the reasons why fresh produce causes so many contamination recalls is that it... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 4, 2019
Chocolate Totally Screws Up Cannabis Potency Tests

With cannabis’s increasing legality, we’re discovering more and more about what’s in cannabis products. In... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 28, 2019
Q&A: Is Agriculture the Answer to Climate Change?

In the popular imagination, solutions to climate change are often boiled down to reducing fossil... (more)

Brian Barth
August 26, 2019
Arkansas Taps Teens’ Social Media Savvy to Advocate for $6 Billion Rice...

Seventeen-year-old Belle Richardson has spent her summer visiting rice farms, taking rice-centric cooking classes and... (more)

Erica Sweeney
August 25, 2019