Food

fraud city

Your local farmers market stand might be reselling produce.

NYC Greenmarket takes food mislabeling very seriously. At other markets, farmers are much less regulated.

dessertification

What if you could understand climate models better by eating them?

Experimental philosopher and artist Jonathon Keats thinks "anthropocenic sorbets" could be the key to understanding climate change.

gmomg

What the New York Times missed with its big GMO story

A more balanced approach would have been to look at all of the evidence.

burger, interrupted

Can’t quit meat? This meatless burger wants to help.

A handful of startups are getting closer to the perfect plant burger.

gmo wars

One farmer gunned down another, apparently after a confrontation over an herbicide.

Why was there a dispute in Arkansas over herbicide in the first place?

Fright place, fright time

Halloween is approaching. Stay sane — and sustainable.

Be prepared, not pre-scared.

Organi-cadabra

Here are some greener, healthier Halloween treats

Don't just hand out the usual trick-or-treat fare. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk conjures up alternatives.

self-driving brewskis

Self-driving truck uses first shipment to deliver Budweiser. Sigh.

The Otto truck transported 51,744 cans of Bud on the 125-mile trip from Fort Collins, Colorado, to Colorado Springs.

snack attack

Junk food is a human rights issue, a U.N. expert warns.

The abundance of cheap, nutrient-poor food is forcing people to choose between nutritious food and affordable food.