After years of avoiding the issue, the FDA has finally disclosed exactly how many tons of drugs industrial livestock operations routinely dose their animals with each year.
Tea Party BFFs have all gone on the attack over food, but obesity, diabetes, and heart disease are not partisan issues — and at least one conservative has stood up and said so. And while everyone likes to blame “culture,” …
An internal EPA memo leaked Wednesday shows that the agency has been ignoring warnings from its own scientists about the possible pollinator-killing side effects of clothianidin, a Bayer pesticide the EPA approved for widespread use on corn and other crops.
Marcel Dicke (it’s French or something, perv) argues that insects are a savory, eco-friendly alternative to meat. This is apparently not a joke.
James McWilliams has made a career of defending the food industry from what he sees as its hysterical, unreasonable critics (such as yours truly). At several points, this mission has led him to defend industrial meat. All of this makes …
In this conclusion to my Cafeteria Confidential: Boulder series, I examine what Boulder can teach other U.S. schools: The government won’t fix school lunch, but a fed-up community, led by a pro like Ann Cooper, can effect real change.
While the FDA has forced the shutdown of small cheese makers Estrella and Morningland, most of its pathogen hunts have come up empty-handed.