How cranberries get from the bog to your Thanksgiving table

Nov 23, 2017
Tech is helping the industry produce better fruit.
Cranberry bogs must be intentionally flooded to easily collect the fruit.
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Save the world by scaling down your Thanksgiving turkey

Nov 17, 2017
Mark Bittman talks vegetarian holiday recipes and how meat affects the environment.
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How the Detroit Lions helped the NFL own Thanksgiving

Nov 24, 2016
Pro football wasn't always an all-day affair on Thanksgiving.
Nevin Lawson of the Detroit Lions leaves the field after the Lions kicked a game winning field goal to defeat the Minnesota Vikings 16- 3 at Ford Field on November 24, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan.
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More people are traveling over the Thanksgiving weekend

Nov 23, 2016
Gas is cheap, but the economy’s doing better, too.
Traffic crawls on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (I-278) in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
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Campbell’s Soup is betting on a fusion of food and technology

Nov 22, 2016
Habit wants to use your DNA to create a personalized meal.
Campbell's has invested $32 million in the San Francisco-based Habit.
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You can take a frozen turkey through airport security

Nov 21, 2016
Along with mashed potatoes and cranberry sauce.
A turkey is on view for sale at a grocery store November 20, 2014, in Centreville, Virginia. 
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Malls are urging stores to stay open on Thanksgiving

Nov 25, 2015
Some mall managers are urging smaller businesses to stay open on Thanksgiving.

Food banks gear up for Thanksgiving

Nov 25, 2015
As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday, food banks are gearing up to help the hungry.
A SF-Marin Food Bank customer pushes a cart with turkeys at the SF-Marin Food Bank on November 13, 2015 in San Francisco, California.
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