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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400Jeremiah Tower and Anthony Bourdain join NPR's Lynn Neary to talk about the new documentary The Last Magnificent. It's the story of how Tower, once a major culinary figure, rose then disappeared.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400A tiny, hard-to-find storefront in Brooklyn is home to the darkly whimsical world of a most unusual candy maker. Eugene J. studied chemical engineering before opening an experimental candy shop.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:00:30 -0400Digesters convert livestock manure into electricity. Farmers can use it to power their operations or even sell some back to the grid. But some have found the technology too pricey to maintain.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:42:00 -0400In 1978, Garten left her government job and bought a specialty food store in the Hamptons. That store grew into a career, a series of cookbooks and a popular show on the Food Network.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:00:30 -0400The foods we choose to put on our plates — or toss away – could have more of an ecological impact than many of us realize.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:19:00 -0400There's nothing like your mother's baking to make the world right.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:51:00 -0400More than 20 million people across four countries in Africa and the Middle East are at risk of starvation and famine. NPR is taking your questions on the topic.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:00:00 -0400No, say food safety experts. Molds can easily penetrate deep into a soft food, like bread. But you can salvage other foods with tougher surfaces, like cabbages, carrots and hard cheeses.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:43:00 -0400Many immigrants come to Morgan County, Colo., for its plentiful, if grueling, jobs in agriculture. Now, fears about changes to immigration policy under Trump are prompting many to act.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 05:08:25 -0400There's a trend of food with unicorn colors. A Starbucks employee posted a video saying he's "never been so stressed," making "unicorn Frappuccinos." He said he had sticky hands, clothes and hair.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:25:00 -0400From ugly fish like sea robin to the discarded parts of livestock, like ox cheeks and chicken feet, a new book celebrates repugnant-looking but flavorful foods, and urges us to eat more of them.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:33:00 -0400The discovery that the liquid from canned beans can be whipped into an egg white substitute has taken the vegan world by storm. Now DIY recipes are being codified into cookbooks.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:39:00 -0400Starbucks released its Unicorn Frappuccino amid a swirl of social media buzz. "It looks nice," says one customer. And in the age of likes, snaps and tweets, the fantasy may be all that matters.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:32:00 -0400Since 1998, Fair Trade USA has been certifying farms overseas that met its standards for workers and the environment. Now, the group is looking closer to home, starting with an Arizona organic farm.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400About 23,000 military families rely on food stamps, according to Census figures. But advocates say that number is only a partial picture of the need among people who are currently serving.