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New Study Investigates Probiotic Strains in Iranian Pickled Vegetables

A new study published in the journal GMS Hygiene and Infection Control (there’s one to throw out on your coffee table…) identified probiotic strains found in fermented vegetable pickles in Iran. 90 more words

Vegan Nutrition

Presentation at the SFA's Foodways and Social Justice Conference

I recently had the honor of presenting at the Southern Foodways Alliance’s (SFA) graduate student conference, ‘Foodways and Social Justice in the U.S. South… 109 more words

Our Market and a Local, Comfort Food Dinner

When I was a child, I had never heard of farmers’ markets. Now it seems that most communities in Upstate New York have one. I can name several within a reasonable driving distance. 1,091 more words

Local

The battle over Keystone XL and the future of food on one farm

Rick Hammond might look like a man of contradictions to an environmentalist. His methods of farming — using chemicals, satellite-guided machinery, and high-tech seeds to grow corn, soybeans, and beef cattle — might brand him as the enemy. 1,442 more words

Climate & Energy

The quest is on!!! UC Berkeley on a mission to protecting our food systems

Feeling the Sting: What Can Be Done to Protect Pollinators

Last spring, BFI released a pilot for Just Food, a new 6-part podcast series about cultivating justice and health. 88 more words

Top Recent Ag Law and Policy Article Downloads - Sept. 17, 2017

Changes have happened over the course of August and September with the top downloads in with the recent Agricultural Law and Policy eJournal.  Check out the recent top downloads: 154 more words

The Icebergs Are Coming: What the changing fragility of lettuce means to vertical farmers

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Lettuce dies in droughts. Unless you’re a vertical farmer. 1,373 more words

Vertical Farming