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2016 Restaurant Spotlight: Manhattan House in Manhattan Beach, California

Chef Diana Stavaridis is the executive chef of Manhattan House in Manhattan Beach, California, ..

10 Vegetables and Herbs You Can Eat And Regrow In Your Kitchen

Some herbs and vegetables such as garlic, onions, and lettuce, are such basic ingredients in di..

9 Steps We Can All Take To Achieve a Sustainable Future

GRACE Communications Foundation consists of a group of activists dedicated to increasing public..

10 Natural Foods That Have An Extended Shelf Life

The shelf life of frozen food stored in the freezer varies from between one month to one to two..

Le Miccine Winery -Chianti Classico Winemaker Paula Papini Cook

When you first think of the wines of Chianti Classico, a chipper 29-year-old Canadian woman may..

“Speed-Scratch Cooking” Turns Expired Food Into Affordable Meals

Based on a recent report issued by Harvard and the National Resources Defense Council, billions..

Chef’s Summer Recipes: Josh Kroner’s Heirloom Tomato Caprese Salad

I've been a fan of Terrapin restaurant for quite a long time. Rhinebeck in itself is a culina..

How Smartphones Will Revolutionize The Future of Local Food

In this wonderfully cogent article, Steve Holt argues that technology -- specifically mobile te..

Chef’s Winter Recipes: Jason Brumm’s Grassfed Meatloaf Sandwich

Winning the "Chef Wanted with Anne Burrel" cooking show on Food Network sky-rocketed Chef Jaso..

France Plans To Double Organic Farmland

[caption id="attachment_145326" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Hectares of French Organic Far..

Help This Family-Owned Egg Farm Win a Superbowl Ad With 1 Click

Lucie and Jason Amundsen, the owners of Locally Laid Egg Company, a family-owned chicken and eg..

Chef’s Fall Recipes: Rob Dalzell’s Pumpkin Apple Meatloaf

Chef Rob Dalzell grew up in Missouri, where his passion for culinary arts began and flourished ..

Chef’s Fall Recipe: Justin Dain’s Butternut Squash Cannellonis

PINE Restaurant's Executive Chef, Justin Dain, created a menu of well-executed dishes that feat..

Shrimp Farms in State Of Emergency

Conventional fisheries are facing a supply crisis, with fewer and smaller fish being harvested ..

Is Aquaculture The Answer To Our Fishery Supply Crises?

Conventional fisheries are facing a supply crisis. Not only are fishermen catching fewer fish, ..

Seattle Butcher Sells Prosciutto Made From Marijuana-Fed Pigs

Since prices for corn and soy have been on the rise, small farmers and ranchers are exploring n..

Why Well-Known Personalities Are Posing Naked With Dead Fish

Fishlove, an organization against overfishing, is an ongoing photographic project that invites ..

Japanese EEL At Risk of Extinction

Although the move is not legally binding, the Japanese Ministry of the Environment recently des..

Bill Gates Embraces Fake Meat

Bill Gates recently penned an article on Mashable in support of fake meat and even shamelessly ..

Breakfast: Nordic Food Lab Sautees Hissing Cockroach

The good people at the Nordic Food Lab in Copenhagen claim to investigate old and new raw mater..

World’s #1 Bottled Water Seller Wants to Privatize Water Supply

Doug Hornig and Alex Daley with Casey Research comment on how the World Bank's Ismail Serageldi..

Palm Oil Linked to Deforestation & Animal Extinction

Palm oil is used by manufacturers in the production of food, body products, cleaning agents, so..

FDA Tacitly Approves GM Salmon Over Holidays

The FDA has cleared the way for the first approval of a genetically engineered animal for human..

Coffee Brewers Secretly Swap Robusta For Arabica Beans

In addition to a price increase and reduction in packaging size, some months ago I noticed the ..

Will Jello Be Made From People in 2015?

Gelatin has long been used as a gelling agent in the food industry, with roughly 300,000 tons o..

Smallest Harvest in 20 Years for Champagne Makers

This year's drought has done more than elevate corn and soybean prices, which has led to a feed..

Organic Milk Wars

Larry Hansen was dairy operations manager for milk quality and supply at Horizon Organic for fo..

The Food Safety Modernization Act – Why The Delay?

The Food Safety Modernization Act was signed into law last year but has yet to be enforced. Re..

Why Are The People of Madrid Eating “Garbage Food”?

On a recent warm summer's evening in Madrid, about 30 people dined alfresco on a meal of sautee..

Fancy Food Show: Caviart

Imagine my surprise as I headed over to a caviar vendor at Fancy Food, only to be told it was 1..

Fancy Food Show: Back to the Roots

My favorite things at Fancy Food Show this year were Brooklyn Brew Shop's home brewing kit, Cav..

LA Bans Plastic Bags at Supermarkets

Last month, Los Angeles became the largest city in the nation to ban plastic bags at supermarke..

Interview with Karen Symington Muendell

Karen Symmington Muendell is someone I truly enjoy knowing. She is a private Chef, caterer, and..

Heirloom vs. Supermarket Tomatoes: Which Tastes Better

According to a recent study published online in "Current Biology", there's a reason why ripe, h..

There’s Plenty of Fish in the Sea

Brad Plumer with the Washington Post reports on the incredible decimation of the world's fish p..

Is Sustainable Urban Fish Farming Possible?

After the 2008 financial crash, Christopher Toole and Anya Pozdeeva, two former New York banker..

Why Your Spicy Tuna is Being Replaced with “Ex-Lax” Fish

A recent study released by the conservation group Oceana, an international organization working..

SushiLeaks: Become a Sushi Spy

Oceana, the organization that conducted DNA testing and uncovered the fish mislabeling scandal ..

Cocoa Displaces Cocaine as Peru’s Luxury Crop

In the U.S. effort on the war against drugs, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USA..

Effects of BP Oil Spill: Mutant Shrimp and Health Hazards

April 20th marked the second anniversary of the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, wh..

How the Global Food Market Starves the Poor (Infographic Video)

How is it that the first world has an oversupply of food, while 1 in 7 in the world go malnouri..

Judge Orders FDA to Remove Antibiotics From Animal Feed

Last week a federal judge ordered the FDA to withdraw approval for the use of common antibiotic..

Interview with Chris Kerston of Chaffin Family Orchards

Loving food is a complicated thing.  The amount of research that has to be done in order to ea..

The Greening of Hollywood: Movies, Celebrities and Restaurants

This is a guest post by Susan Zechter, the author of the 2012 Celebrity HotSpots Los Angeles R..

Household Water Bills May Triple

According to a recent U.S. government report, America spends roughly 2 percent of GDP on infras..

McDonald’s Finally Dumps Pig Crates (11 Yrs After Chipotle Grill)

McDonald's is finally phasing out pig crates, and requiring its pork suppliers to dump gestatio..

Most Bourbon is Contaminated With GMO Corn

According to the USDA, almost 90% of the corn planted in the US is genetically engineered. And ..

Review Bobwhite Lunch & Supper Counter

I received an invite from Organic Works to drop by Bobwhite Lunch & Supper Counter. Was I glad ..

Industrial Pig Farms Threaten Destruction Of Pristine Northern Germany

Many longtime German residents complain that the rapid growth of huge industrial pig breeding f..

Response from Land O’ Lakes on Reports of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether Contamination

Late last year Spence Cooper reported on findings by the University of Texas School of Public ..