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At the Market: 5 Recipes Using Fresh Spring Peas

It’s not very often that we get fresh peas. I don’t think I ever even tried young, fresh peas until last year when I was helping a friend make a …

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The Truth About Organic

Farmers Don and Andrea Cascun wake up every morning at six to feed their chickens. On the weekends, their three young kids wake up, too, to help bring the chickens out to graze on open pasture after a night's sleep in hoop houses that protect animals from predators. The chickens' grass-fed diet is …


A Culinary Equation: Episode 1, Ramen

I've always been fascinated by food, but as I've started doing more cooking myself, I've become more and more interested in the individual components of a dish and how they all come together in the end to create something wonderful. This was the inspiration behind a new series of culinary films …

TEDx 'Changing The Way We Eat' 2013 Conference To Be Livestreamed

The third annual TEDx Manhattan conference, "Changing The Way We Eat", will occur on February 16, 2013. The day-long speaker series brings together food and farming leaders to discuss how the food system can create a more sustainable future. Speakers include Gary Hirshberg of Stonyfield Farm, Anna …

Working for Sustainability: Can Multinational Food Service Corporation Sodexo Measure Up?

On February 5th, I had the opportunity to lead a delegation in support of cafeteria workers who are asking to be able to cook real foods again. We delivered 1,600 pledges signed by community members to Sodexo, a multinational corporation that contracts dining at Howard University.<p>With rising food …


God Made Farmers, Man Made Ways to Exploit Them

God made a farmer to care for his lands, animals, feed His people, and, according to the Super Bowl commercial, to drive a Dodge Ram truck. It was one of the most talked about commercials of the evening, attempting to strike the chord in all of us that Mitt Romney (or any other politician) tries to …

In Conversation: Michael Pollan and Adam Platt

Since publishing <i>The Omnivore’s Dilemma</i> in 2006, Michael Pollan has become an ethical-eating guru, pointing the way toward conscientious consumption …