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Bad News for Consumers: DARK Act Moves Closer to Passing

Bad News for Consumers: DARK Act Moves Closer to Passing

America has spoken, but (surprise!) Congress isn't listening. A whopping 93 percent of Americans favor a law requiring foods containing genetically modified organisms to be labeled. But instead, la...

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Big Food is Ditching Additives and GMOs—Could Real Change Be Happening?

Big Food is Ditching Additives and GMOs—Could Real Change Be Happening?

Most days, as we witness the stranglehold agribusinesses and Big Food have on legislation and on campaigns for food justice, it’s easy to despair over the direction our food system is headed.

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Nitrate Nightmare: U.S. Farms Polluting In Shocking Amounts

Nitrate Nightmare: U.S. Farms Polluting In Shocking Amounts

There's something lurking beneath us. Something deadly. And it's getting more and more dangerous every day. Cue the Jaws theme...nitrogen is coming!

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Liquid Eggs Turn Into Liquid Gold In The Wake Of Avian Flu

Liquid Eggs Turn Into Liquid Gold In The Wake Of Avian Flu

The last time you hit the grocery store, did the exorbitant price of eggs make your eyes pop out of their sockets? You're not the only one—bakeries, fast-food chains, and restaurants are also feeli...

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Can American Organic Farmers Keep Up With Demand?

Can American Organic Farmers Keep Up With Demand?

The good news? Americans are hungry for organic produce.

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This Tiny Community Is The First Ever To Pass A Junk Food Tax

This Tiny Community Is The First Ever To Pass A Junk Food Tax

Is paying a few more cents for a candy bar or a soda going to stop people from buying—and consuming—junk food? One small community struggling to combat obesity is  banking on it.

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Even Vegetarians Might Now Be Exposed to Factory Farm 'Super Bugs'

Even Vegetarians Might Now Be Exposed to Factory Farm 'Super Bugs'

The latest discovery about antibiotic resistant "super bugs" sounds more like science fiction than reality.

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