Black Farmers Are Being Forced Off Their Land by Longstanding Government Discrimination
“The unfair treatment of black farmers went under the radar for many, many years. It was not taken up by the civil rights movement, and it should have been front and center.”
This Could Be the Easiest Solution to Confusing Expiration Date Labels
These labels contribute significantly to the $162 billion of food thrown out every year in America.
Food Safety Is in Danger Under the Trump Administration's Federal Hiring Freeze
While the sudden freeze on testing might not sound like that big of a deal to the average American, consider the fact that the FSIS is responsible for ensuring the safety of all meat, poultry, catfish, and processed egg products sold in the US.
What Would Censorship of the USDA Mean for America?
We reached out to food policy experts to find out what they made of this turn of events—and what the USDA’s flip flop means about transparency for the American public.
Obama’s Organic Ruling Will Greatly Improve the Welfare of Farm Animals
The ASPCA says: “This historic move by the USDA marks the first comprehensive set of regulations governing the on-farm treatment of animals ever issued by the federal government."
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The Plastic Wrap of the Future Will Be Made Out of Milk
We'll be eating our food packaging within the next few years.
We’re All Guinea Pigs in a Decades-Long Failed Diet Experiment
"The change in dietary advice to promote low-fat foods is perhaps the biggest mistake in modern medical history." Lovely stuff.
I Worked for a Puppy Farm
Shepherding miserable creatures across the US was a nightmare.
Josiah M. Hesse
Bitcoin Has Already Morphed Society
The value of one Bitcoin approaching the same value as one ounce of gold.