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In the Race to End Hunger and Mitigate Climate Change, We Must Look to the Soil 6.10.2018 Truthout.com
Healthy soils are key to achieving food security and halting the planetary burn of climate change.

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Hershey Takes Customers Seriously, Not Literally 28.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
A food company notices that Americans still like tasty snacks.
Nearly Every Seabird Will Have Plastic in Its Guts Within Decades 25.9.2018 Truthout.com
Most plastic is tossed after minutes of use, but its impact on wildlife and the environment can last for centuries.

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Will organic revolution boost farming in India? 24.9.2018 BBC: Business
Sikkim's been declared India's first fully organic state, so will this revolution boost farming?
General Mills fiscal 1Q sales fall short 18.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
General Mills Inc. reported mixed first-quarter financial results as costs weighed down profit and a sales increase fell short of expectations.
Berry Farmers Break Free From Big Agriculture 4.9.2018 Truthout.com
These farmworkers created an organic co-op that guarantees fair working conditions while preserving Indigenous culture.

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Corporate Food Brands Driving the Massive Dead Zone in Gulf of Mexico 28.8.2018 Truthout.com
Major US brands are ignoring the enormous environmental destruction caused by their meat suppliers.

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Fad or the future? Robot-made burgers wow crowds in San Francisco 24.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
As more culinary robots find their way into commercial food prep, one restaurant in San Francisco called Creator is hoping to strike a balance between high tech and the human touch.
'No-deal' Brexit advice published by UK government 23.8.2018 BBC: Business
Ministers release 25 documents covering medical supplies, financial services and farming.
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Smucker Needs to Fix Peanut Butter and Jelly 21.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Food company Smucker has made smart moves to adjust its portfolio, but without boosting its core brands the stock will keep struggling.
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Model farmer in all ways 20.8.2018 The Navhind Times
Margao based, Laban D’Souza’s passion for cultivation made him turn to farming post-retirement where he is the winner of several state awards for agriculture, reports Abdulla Khan The coconut trees on the fringes of the property sway in the cool wind in between green paddy fields of Kirbhat-Nuvem. The silence is broken by the noisy ...
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Respect going both ways: Film brings large-, small-scale farmers together 17.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Farmers gathered in Minneapolis Thursday evening to screen a documentary about large-scale and small-scale farming coming together.
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Kroger to Sell Groceries on Alibaba Site in China 15.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Kroger will sell its products in China on an e-commerce site owned by Alibaba Group, the grocer’s first foray into foreign sales amid a broader push into online retail.
Drying fruit and veg 14.8.2018 BBC: Business
Has a 23-year-old engineering student come up with an invention that could tackle food waste problems?
The Organic Industry Is Lying to You 6.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
Normally a strict regulator, the FDA gives advertisers a complete pass.
Kraft Heinz Hurt by Weaker North American Sales 3.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Weaker sales in the U.S. and Canada weighed on Kraft Heinz’s performance, as the food conglomerate posted sales growth of less than 1% in its second quarter.
A look at the life of Colorado’s pampered dogs — and how much it can cost owners 28.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Nothing’s too good for my baby, so when we’re getting ready to go out for a big time on the town, the sky’s the limit.
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Grocers, growers, garlic: Can locally grown take root in Minnesota? 21.6.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
Will small-town consumers buy healthy, regionally grown food from their local grocer, even if it costs a little more? Specialty farmers watching an experiment this summer at Bonnie's Hometown Grocery in Clinton, Minn., hope the answer is yes.
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Photos: Here are all the new foods at this year's State Fair 19.6.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
From waffle wraps to waffle sticks, to a turducken sausage sandwich (yep, that would a blend of turkey, duck and chicken), to ice cream sprinkled with fruity cereal wrapped in a pillow of cotton candy, these 27 new foods will either make you very hungry or a little nauseous.
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Empowering women by teaching them organic gardening 16.6.2018 Hindu: International
In Africa, it is often said that poverty has a woman’s face. Rural women face discrimination just like those in other socio-economic sectors, particu
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