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Sesame Added to List of Major Allergens

Food allergies have seemed like a moving target over the past decade or so.  For... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 28, 2021
Biden Administration Extends Free School Meals Through Next School Year

The National School Lunch Program, which provides free or reduced-cost meals to kids through schools,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 21, 2021
The Healthiest Meals in America Come From Schools

Nearly 30 million American children get free or reduced-price meals.  Those meals, according to the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 20, 2021
Biden Administration Will Axe the Food Box Program

In response to widespread controversy over pricing, inefficiency and alleged corruption, USDA chief Tom Vilsack... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 16, 2021
Study: America’s Drinking Water Often Has Significant Levels of Lead, Arsenic and...

Shortly before leaving office, the Trump administration finally put into place a plan to test... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 1, 2021
A Weird Trade War Rages Between India and the Pacific Northwest Over...

In 2018, India was the second-largest purchaser of American apples, most commonly the Red Delicious... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 1, 2021
Coffee Supplies Are Down. Could Prices Rise in Response?

The ship blockage in the Suez Canal—thankfully unblocked now—has had a nasty effect on global... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 31, 2021
USDA to Bump SNAP Benefits for 41 Million Americans

The American Rescue Plan, the first stimulus package passed under the Biden administration, included $23... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 23, 2021
The Latest Battle in the Meat Wars

Colorado’s Democratic governor has declared this coming Saturday, March 20 to be “MeatOut Day,” an... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 17, 2021