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Breeders Release Three New Apples for American Farmers

It wouldn’t be a stretch to say apples are a centerpiece of American agriculture.  The... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 12, 2020
Smithfield Foods Cited For Failing to Protect Workers From COVID-19

The federal labor department’s Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced it will fine Smithfield... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
September 11, 2020
Trump Administration to Investigate ‘Threat’ of Mexican Blueberries

The United States is the world leader in blueberry production, but some farmers see a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 11, 2020
USDA Reduces Oversight of Egg Industry

The Trump administration, in its never-ending quest to reduce regulations on the agriculture industry, has... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 10, 2020
Why Do French and Italian Tomatoes Taste So Damn Good?

The main reason I love to travel to France and Italy is for food, specifically... (more)

Frank Giustra
September 4, 2020
From Spent Grain to Fresh Bread

Spent grain isn’t especially pretty, but it is nutritious. The mass of barley, wheat, rye,... (more)

Kate Bernot
August 31, 2020
Peaches Recalled in Multiple States After 14 Hospitalizations

In the wake of a gigantic onion recall, another, slightly sweeter contamination has hit: peaches.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 27, 2020
Turning Toilet Water into Beer

Brewing beer uses a lot of water: from the irrigation needed to grow barley and... (more)

Alex Robinson
August 24, 2020
A 17-Year Journey to Homegrown Beluga Caviar

It’s a rare, but sought after delicacy, packed with flavors reminiscent of the ocean and... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
August 22, 2020