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Labor Conditions on Tea and Cocoa Farms Are Not Good

Even certified farms were hardly admirable.

Dan Nosowitz
June 4, 2018
5 Ways to Be a More Earth-Conscious Beauty Consumer

This Earth Day, make a pledge to green your beauty routine.

Annie Tomlin
April 20, 2018
5 Nonprofits Sowing the Seeds of a Better Food System

These organizations are doing the important work of preserving heirloom seeds and improving organic farming... (more)

Modern Farmer
April 16, 2018
Those Little Produce Stickers? They’re a Big Waste Problem

Checkout clerks rely on them to ID specific fruits and vegetables, but they're causing major... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 15, 2018
Study Details How Climate Change Will Affect California Agriculture

A study provides an overview of California's agricultural industry as it faces climate change.

Dan Nosowitz
March 1, 2018
EPA Shuttering Program That Aids the Study of Chemical Effects on Children

The NCER, which funds research on how pesticides (among other products) effect the health of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 27, 2018
Supermarket Food Waste: What’s Most Likely to Get Tossed?

A banana doesn't have to be perfectly yellow to be perfectly good!

Dan Nosowitz
February 12, 2018
New Paper Suggests Replacing Tobacco Farms With Solar Panels

This approach to solar farms seems to have positive environmental, financial, and public health benefits.

Dan Nosowitz
February 6, 2018