Big Organic farming isn’t as clean as we may have thought

Good news: There’s still hope for truly sustainable farming.


Slate: Anti-GMO activists say the darnedest things

An article details the contradictory claims activist groups have made over the years in their fight against genetically modified crops.


Can meat actually be eco-friendly?

It's not as black and white as you think: We might not need a whole world of vegetarians, but we could all do with a little less flesh.


It’s been a big week for yogurt news

NPR appears to be doing the Lord's work and bringing us all the yogurt news we need to make it through the day.

sticky stingers

What can we learn from individually tagging 960 bees? A lot!

"We just had to hold them in our hands and hope the glue dried quickly" and other adventures in bee science.

A Peck of Pizzas

Nick Offerman eats pizza from trees in this sadlaugh of a video

Want to know where your kids' cafeteria lunches are coming from? Luckily for you, Nick Offerman (aka Ron Swanson) is on the case.

matters of flesh

Why does meat have to be manly?

The concept of "clean eating" is actually pretty messy, especially for women.

just give it a shot

Agave, the plant that gets you drunk off tequila, could also help drought-proof our food system

Scientists want to teach other plants to be as water-thrifty as the nifty agave plant.


We’re asking the tough questions on meat

Sit back, relax, and put on your meat glasses: We're about to take a deep dive into the most controversial food group.