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Meet Our Meat (and Seafood): Thrive Market’s Program Is Creating a Better Food Future

Meet Our Meat (and Seafood): Thrive Market’s Program Is Creating a Better Food Future

When biologist Allan Savory gave the keynote address at Slow Food USA’s Slow Meat Symposium in 2014, he called agriculture “the most destructive industry in the world.”

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Meet Guayusa, The Amazonian Leaf That Could Replace Your Coffee

Meet Guayusa, The Amazonian Leaf That Could Replace Your Coffee

For the Ecuadorian Kichwa people, the day starts at 3 a.m.

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Finally! The U.S. Takes Action To Reduce Food Waste

Finally! The U.S. Takes Action To Reduce Food Waste

You've not doubt read about it, heard about it on the news, and even seen it happen. Still, it bears repeating: We waste a LOT of food.

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Is Your Dinner Plate Full of Water-Wasting Food?

Is Your Dinner Plate Full of Water-Wasting Food?

Knocking back the recommended half gallon of water each day is only a drop in the bucket compared to the 1,000 gallons of H2O that goes into the average person's daily food intake.

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We Depend on Pollinators for Food—So Why Aren't We Doing More to Save Them?

We Depend on Pollinators for Food—So Why Aren't We Doing More to Save Them?

“No Farms, No Food,” the popular green bumper sticker declares. True as that may be, there should also be one that says, “No Pollinators, No Farms (and No Food).”

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When It Comes to Saving Water, Tiny Changes Make a Huge Difference

When It Comes to Saving Water, Tiny Changes Make a Huge Difference

If you live in California, you know things are about to get real when it comes to water conservation. Governor Jerry Brown recently called for the state's first-ever mandatory water reduction in ur...

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Here's Why The White House Is Buzzing About Bees

Here's Why The White House Is Buzzing About Bees

POTUS has spoken: It's time to help the honeybee.

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Do You Live In One of America's Most Polluted Cities?

Do You Live In One of America's Most Polluted Cities?

On the surface, it seems like air quality in America should be pretty great these days, right?

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Why You Should Care That Bees Have An Addiction Problem

Why You Should Care That Bees Have An Addiction Problem

The life of a bee is dominated by its senses. The sweet smell of nectar and the dazzling colors of a flower reign supreme in their world, since they lead bees straight to food.

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This Common Household Cleaner Could Be Making Kids Sick

This Common Household Cleaner Could Be Making Kids Sick

Scrubbing down the countertops might make you feel safer from illness, but if you're using cleaners that contain bleach, the opposite might be true.

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10 Foods That Use More Water Than You Do

10 Foods That Use More Water Than You Do

Water conservation has been in the national spotlight for decades now—at this point, even preschool kids know to turn off the faucet when they're brushing their teeth.

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