This salad brought to you by … a vegetable factory?

A new "vegetable factory" planned near Kyoto will be the world's first farmer-free farm.


Watch Stephen Colbert apologize for Whole Foods’ future missteps

Whole Foods has made its fair share of blunders this year, creating a situation ripe for comedy.

Recycled talking points

Is recycling as awful as the New York Times claims? Not remotely

Here are the five most misleading arguments in John Tierney's slam on recycling.


To save chocolate, big food companies have started collaborating

Food companies take ridiculous measures to protect their secrets, but now they’re beginning to see the benefits of cooperating and sharing information.


Too many apples? Here’s what to do with them (Hint: It’s not pie)

This fall season, fall in love with savory apple flatbread.


Congress just missed a chance to help hungry kids. Here’s what happened

Advocates are hoping a new school lunch law will include some modest additions to the national programs.

Business & Technology

Whole Foods will stop selling food made by prisoners

Two products sold at Whole Foods came under fire for using inmate labor.

Climate & Energy

Food company execs want Congress to get off its butt and do something about climate change

The CEOS of Kellogg, General Mills, and eight other companies published a letter calling for action and made a visit to Capitol Hill.

Business & Technology

Dear Neutrogena: You can’t wipe away a drought

Neutrogena's social media campaign says we can save tons of water by using its wipes to wash our faces. Reality is messier than that.