“The diversity in our seed stocks is as endangered as a panda or polar bear right now.” The new PBS “Seed” documentary explores the David-and-Goliath battle with food corporations.
The Centers of Disease Control (CDC) expanded its warning on Yuma, AZ-grown chopped romaine to all romaine, including whole heads and hearts of romaine. Previously, the warning applied only to chopped romaine, salads, and salad mixes. The lettuce may be infected with E. coli 0157:H7. Read moreRead More »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will work to cut the amount of nicotine in cigarettes to nonaddictive levels, with the goal of preventing thousands of tobacco-related deaths a year. Read moreRead More »