Food

Climate & Energy

Climate change is laying waste to water supplies, warns Farm Bureau

A Farm Bureau bigwig warns that as western snowpack dwindles, farmers must adapt.

Food

This water lawsuit could be huge and it’s happening in … Iowa?

A utility in Iowa is suing neighboring farming counties over fertilizer runoff that ends up in the drinking water.

Food

Change 100 businesses, and the world’s food system will change with them

Collaborating with business may not be as satisfying as waving a revolutionary banner, but it gets results.

Climate & Energy

Hateful little cannibal squirrels could help California drought

Belding’s squirrels, long considered a pest, may actually be helping California’s water woes.

Rooting for you

Carrots get a makeover with these awesome recipes

Carrots deserve more than their perennial role as a crudité. Here's how to store, prep, and serve this overlooked root -- and how to make the best broth you've had this season.

Hard out here for a shrimp

Get ready for endlessly gross shrimp, thanks to climate change

According to a new study out of Sweden, ocean acidification is changing how shrimp taste.

Foam party

Rejoice! New York is the biggest city to ban foam packaging

Now the only New York City takeout leftovers will be your Kung Pao.

Food

We can fix the Gulf dead zone — for $2.7 billion a year

It will cost $2.7 billion to stop dumping fertilizer in the Mississippi, where it ends up killing off everything in the Gulf of Mexico. And it's worth it.

Living

This horror film is about K-Cups

K-Cups are an incredibly stupid invention. This video shows the terror of bad coffee habits left unchecked.

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