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Cuba cuts down on its coffee fix

May 6, 2011
In a cost-cutting measure, Cuba is cutting down on the rations of coffee offered to citizens.
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When do you buy organic? When do experts?

May 4, 2011
I never know when it makes sense to shell out extra money for organic foods. It's one of the reasons I started working on the story for Marketpla...
Posted In: conventional food, farming, Food, GMOS, organics, pesticides, population, prices, sustainability

The non-organic future

May 4, 2011
Think organic food plays an essential role in feeding the future? Think again.
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McDonalds, Starbucks, Subway rank as biggest chain restaurants

Apr 27, 2011
McDonalds, Subway and Starbucks are now the top three largest-selling chain restaurant in the United States. Darren Tristano of Technomic explains.
Posted In: Food

More food scandals in China may point to better regulation

Apr 26, 2011
China has seen a string of alarming food safety reports -- from glow-in-the-dark pork to ink-dyed steamed buns. But the uptick in scandals could mean that food in China is actually getting safer.
Posted In: China, Food

Coffee prices on their way up

Apr 25, 2011
Thanks to unusual temperatures and rainfall, coffee production is falling in some parts of the world, just as emerging markets like India and China are embracing the drink.
Posted In: Food

The return of oyster po' boy

Apr 22, 2011
A year after the BP oil spill, the Gulf Coast oyster -- and the oyster po' boy -- are back. Though maybe not like you remember.
Posted In: Food

Are French fries a victim of the economy?

Apr 21, 2011
Sales of frozen fries to restaurants are down.
Posted In: Food

The S. Pellegrino World's 50 Best Restaurants

Apr 19, 2011
Many restaurants boast having the greatest "something" in the world -- coffee, pie, meatloaf. But only 50 restaurants are lucky enough to make S....
Posted In: Food, lists, restaurants

The royal wedding gets 'cheesy'

Apr 18, 2011
The upcoming wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton has been immortalized in many ways -- from the traditional commemorative coin and china...
Posted In: Food, Kate Middleton, Papa Johns, pizza, Prince Williams, royal, Royal wedding

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