The latest call for moderating our sugar cravings comes from an unlikely quarter: the producer of M&Ms and Snickers.
When the healthy-fast-food chain announced it was dropping most GMO ingredients, it probably didn't expect a full-on media backlash.
Let all the denial and anger, bargaining and depression hang out! Then Californians can start taking the specific measures that will actually save water.
Chevron is selling fracking wastewater to Central Valley farmers to grow food. Dangers seem limited right now -- but let's be more careful and transparent.
Farmers are buying and selling water up and down the Golden State, and that helps cut waste. If we streamlined and modernized the system, it could do even more.
The largest American chicken producer says it will stop using human antibiotics by 2017. Today the U.S., tomorrow the world?
If only down-home images could make food healthier and more sustainable, all our food system's problems would vanish.
The most nightmarish scenarios of California's dry future are unlikely to happen. Still, the state must use the crisis as a wakeup call to use water more smartly.
The Department of Agriculture's new voluntary plan to cut U.S. carbon emissions shouldn't cause a ruckus -- and that just might make it work.