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RACE AND FOOD ARE INTERTWINED. HERE'S HOW WE CAN DO BETTER

The food system, like every other sphere of life in America, has been shaped by structural racism and racial injustice. Civil Eats...

AS NAFTA RE-NEGOTIATION STALLS, FAMILY FARMERS LOSE HOPE

From his family ranch in Grass Range, Montana, Gilles Stockton has been tracking the agricultural sector's 23-year dance with free...

 
 
 
A Farmer Like Me: Exploring Race and Farming in America

A FARMER LIKE ME: EXPLORING RACE AND FARMING IN AMERICA

Lorrie Clevenger understood the challenges to farming on a small scale, but she chose to leave her job and pick up the trade nonetheless....

The Sioux Chef is Reclaiming North America's Indigenous Cuisine

THE SIOUX CHEF IS RECLAIMING NORTH AMERICA'S INDIGENOUS CUISINE

Although hamburgers, pizza, and Coca-Cola are among the foods most often identified as “American” cuisine, the truth is that over-sugared,...

 
 
 
The Sioux Chef Says We're Doing American Cuisine All Wrong

THE SIOUX CHEF SAYS WE'RE DOING AMERICAN CUISINE ALL WRONG

Although hamburgers, pizza, and Coca-Cola are among the foods most often identified as “American” cuisine, the truth is that over-sugared,...

Rick Moonen: Pebble Mine Threatens the Future of Seafood

RICK MOONEN: PEBBLE MINE THREATENS THE FUTURE OF SEAFOOD

As a chef and restaurant owner , I have dedicated my life to serving delicious, high-quality foods-particularly seafood-to diners from...

 
 
 
The State of Trump's USDA: What You Need to Know

THE STATE OF TRUMP'S USDA: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Trump Administration has been riddled with high-profile scandals since the President took office. But looking beyond the front...

Syrian Bakers Fight to Maintain a Tradition of Excellence

SYRIAN BAKERS FIGHT TO MAINTAIN A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE

Mohamad Arnous, a Damascus-born Syrian refugee living in Jevnaker, Norway, recently found himself unemployed despite his expertise...

 
 
 
Dine with Mark Bittman, Marion Nestle, Michael Pollan, and Ruth Reichl to Benefit Civil Eats

DINE WITH MARK BITTMAN, MARION NESTLE, MICHAEL POLLAN, AND RUTH REICHL TO BENEFIT CIVIL EATS

Back by popular demand, Civil Eats will host its second annual celebration on Monday, November 13 in San Francisco at the Pearl . Civil...

Anthony Bourdain Wants You to Waste Less Food

ANTHONY BOURDAIN WANTS YOU TO WASTE LESS FOOD

Cutting waste is one of the hottest trends in food. Chefs are throwing dinner parties focused on preparing food that would have otherwise...

 
 
 
On Superior Farmlands, Limited Appetite for Local Food

ON SUPERIOR FARMLANDS, LIMITED APPETITE FOR LOCAL FOOD

When Wes Jarrell and Leslie Cooperband took jobs as soil scientists at the University of Illinois 13 years ago, they bought a farmhouse...

Can We Trust the Sustainable Meat We Order Online?

CAN WE TRUST THE SUSTAINABLE MEAT WE ORDER ONLINE?

The best way to know where your beef comes from is to order directly from a farmer. But not everyone can afford to pay farmers' market...

 
 
 

REPORTING ON THE WORLD'S MOST CONTROVERSIAL FARM CHEMICAL

Want to start a fight at a state fair, agriculture show, or meeting of the European Commission? Get farmers, consumers, and politicians...

SCHOOL FOOD HERO BETTI WIGGINS TAKES ON HOUSTON'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Betti Wiggins has been working to feed urban children-consistently, systematically, and healthfully-for going on 30 years. She's credited...

 
 
 

THE WOMAN WHO HELPED THE MILITARY CUT DOWN ON MEAT

When she first started canvassing the country seven years ago, urging school districts, military bases and other big buyers to buy...

Even in Farm Country, Farm to Table Restaurants are Hard Work

EVEN IN FARM COUNTRY, FARM TO TABLE RESTAURANTS ARE HARD WORK

When I first opened Hobos, a farm-to-table restaurant in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, I embraced the grand vision of sourcing everything...

 
 
 

BEN & JERRY'S PLEDGES TO PROTECT DAIRY WORKERS' RIGHTS

A worker milking cows in a Vermont dairy barn might seem to have little in common with one picking tomatoes in a Florida field. But...

Milwaukee is Showing How Urban Gardening Can Heal a City

MILWAUKEE IS SHOWING HOW URBAN GARDENING CAN HEAL A CITY

It's a chilly spring morning in Milwaukee; rain falls softly from a pigeon-gray sky. Yet here, in a parking lot in a rundown section...

 
 
 

JULIA TURSHEN WANTS TO FEED THE RESISTANCE

When Julia Turshen found herself frightened and dismayed after the last election, she responded by doing what she does best-she wrote...

Can Dumplings Heal a Neighborhood Divide?

CAN DUMPLINGS HEAL A NEIGHBORHOOD DIVIDE?

Philadelphia's Reading Terminal Market has been a food destination for a cross-section of people since it opened in 1892. As one of...

 
 
 



Scenes From Our Saveur Supper With Chef Michael Mina and JW Marriott

Scenes From Our Saveur Supper With Chef Michael Mina and JW Marriott

Food The chef and hotel hosted a meaty mega-meal in honor of their new Nashville partnership The chef and hotel hosted a meaty mega-meal in honor of their new Nashville... Read more ...

ALFA 1977: Toto Grill Oven

ALFA 1977: Toto Grill Oven

Manufactured in Italy, available world-wide, the Toto Grill Oven and other grill-based products ranging from BBQ's to refractory bricks and stoves are what many would refer to... Read more ...

Showstoppers with Gentleman Jack: The Top 4 Cocktails

Showstoppers with Gentleman Jack: The Top 4 Cocktails

Gentleman Jack from Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey is the more sophisticated older brother of the distillery, packed with flavor but a little Read more ...

OMG, Starbucks Is Reportedly Releasing a Zombie Frappuccino!

OMG, Starbucks Is Reportedly Releasing a Zombie Frappuccino!

A post shared by Hannah Murrow on Oct 19, 2017 at 10:04pm PDT It's been a while since Starbucks has dropped an official new Frappuccino a la the Unicorn Frappuccino , but... Read more ...

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 24}

Healthy Meal Plan {Week 24}

This list of healthy dinner recipes takes the guess work out of meal planning for the week. Week 24 of this Healthy Meal Plan includes both meat and meatless recipes. I would... Read more ...

Shredded Brussels Sprouts Recipe with Pistachios, Cranberries & Parmesan

Shredded Brussels Sprouts Recipe with Pistachios, Cranberries & Parmesan

Healthy shredded Brussels sprouts recipes make for colorful and easy Thanksgiving side dishes. Pistachios, dried cranberries and salty Parmesan cheese add a burst of flavor and... Read more ...

Where to Eat in Columbus, Ohio

Where to Eat in Columbus, Ohio

If you love food and haven't been to Columbus, OH yet, epic food experiences await you in this vibrant and delicious Midwestern city. Trust me, you'll want to put it on your... Read more ...

Easy Alfredo Pasta Bake

Easy Alfredo Pasta Bake

If you're looking for a simple, easy dish that the whole family will love, look no further. This easy Alfredo pasta bake can be ready in just over 30 minutes. My 12 year-old... Read more ...

Snickers Is Debuting 3 New Flavors Next Year - and 1 Is a Clear Favorite

Snickers Is Debuting 3 New Flavors Next Year - and 1 Is a Clear Favorite

Get out your calendars, candy fans, because Snickers is going to have three new flavor options next Summer! As part of Snickers's Hunger Bar collection (you know - the bars... Read more ...

Salmonella Outbreak Hits Chincoteague Chili Chowder Cook-Off

Salmonella Outbreak Hits Chincoteague Chili Chowder Cook-Off

Health officials say about 150 people living in eight states have been sickened by Salmonella after attending a chili cook-off in Virginia. Dr. David Matson, director of the... Read more ...