“Before I was on SNAP, I budgeted $50 a week for all groceries for my two children and myself. This was for food, shampoo, toilet paper, everything.”
Incubator farms help seasonal workers start their own businesses, where they get better pay and the support of a community.
Meanwhile, more Americans got insured, the oceans continued to become more acidic, and the world’s largest collection of rubber ducks grew at a rapid pace.
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The viral success of "The Meatrix" shows how a good story trumps a mountain of facts.
Food can no longer be dismissed as niche news. It’s universal, vital, and urgent—and this film drives that point home.
A few simple guidelines to follow when breaking out the trowel and gloves.
Meet the urban cousin of a traditional barn raising: community members working together to build DIY greenhouses.
What do right-wing TV anchors think low-income people should eat? Not salmon, apparently.
New Mexico's traditional landrace chile varieties have adapted to hot days, cold nights, and long dry spells. But can they survive modern agribusiness?
The issue of local food is more urgent when you're more than 2,400 miles away from the nearest continent.
How does the United States stack up against the European Union on food safety issues like GMOs, hormones, questionable chemicals, and other food additives?