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How bug farming is changing the food economy

Nov 25, 2014
Edible insects may help save the environment, if they can be farmed cheaply enough.
Posted In: edible insects, cricket farming, Food
Students at Yorkshire Elementary School in Manassas, Virginia, sample new school dishes on a menu created to meet new standards.

Farm-to-table movement comes to school cafeterias

Nov 20, 2014
15 school districts in California take up the challenge to serve healthier lunchroom meals made from local ingredients.
Posted In: Youth Radio, schools, cafeteria, Food, school nutrition, school lunch

Food waste provides fertile ground for tech innovators

Oct 27, 2014
New apps connect retailers and restaurants with food charities and composters.
Posted In: Food, farmers, waste
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Salmon runs hit records, even as drought threatens future

Oct 22, 2014
Salmon are returning to the Columbia River at levels not seen in nearly a century.
Posted In: salmon, fishing industry, climate change, Food

Avocado sales ripen around the world

Oct 15, 2014
Avocado growers in Mexico are eyeing a larger market in Asia.
Posted In: avocado, Food, Mexico

A farmers market at your front door

Oct 8, 2014
A startup that bridges the gap between local farmers and customers.
Posted In: startups, Food, big data

One in seven U.S. homes is food insecure

Oct 3, 2014
What SNAP benefits and food pantries can tell us about food insecury in the U.S.
Posted In: Food, SNAP, food stamps

Is that Thai food genuine? Ask a robot.

Sep 29, 2014
Thai scientists say they have a robot that can tell whether ethnic food is "real."
Posted In: technology, Food, robotics
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How techies are reenvisioning restaurants

Sep 29, 2014
Hungry? There's an algorithm for that ...
Posted In: Food, food trends, app

We're paying more for butter and milk. Way more.

Sep 12, 2014
U.S. milk and butter prices have risen to record levels this year.
Posted In: Food, commodities, dairy, food prices

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