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The demographics of the United States reflect an increasingly global world, and so do the demographics of our farm operators. The U.S. Department of

The purple skin of the Kavak fig is so thin that the fruit can be eaten whole, without peeling -- and so fragile that

The cause and cure for much of what plagues our society -- obesity, ill health, social injustice -- have roots in what we eat.

I seldom feel sorry for the leaders of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies, where multimillion dollar compensation packages, corporate jets and unending expense accounts

We live in a time when child hunger operates undercover. We rarely see the images of sunken eyes and distended bellies that we commonly

A report by Consumer Reports is calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to kill off one