WIND AND SOLAR CAN SAVE THE PLANET - CAN THEY SAVE OUR WATER SUPPLY, TOO?

Solar panels and wind turbines are lifelines to any non-apocalyptic version of the future. They'll help us keep the lights on, the...

THE ANSWER TO CLIMATE-KILLING COW FARTS MAY COME FROM THE SEA

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. One day in January...

 
 
 

CAN THIS COMPANY BUILD A BETTER CARBON OFFSET?

Carbon offset programs are typically billed as an undo button for climate-harmful activities. You can, for example, pay extra for an...

On Chicago's South Side, A community rises again

ON CHICAGO'S SOUTH SIDE, A COMMUNITY RISES AGAIN

It's late afternoon and the rush hour commuter trains streak North and South through a battered stretch of Chicago's South Side. Passengers...

 
 
 

EATING AT HOME REDUCES YOUR EXPOSURE TO TOXIC ‘FOREVER CHEMICALS'

We know that homemade meals are usually more nutritious than the fries-burger-soda combo from your nearest fast food outlet. But that's...

GENE EDITING COULD HELP SAVE THE PLANET - IF SCIENTISTS CAN AVOID THE TYPOS

For the last few years, writers and scientists have marveled at the potential for gene editing to allow farmers to grow more food on...

 
 
 
These 4 MacArthur geniuses are taking on the climate crisis

THESE 4 MACARTHUR GENIUSES ARE TAKING ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS

If any tough problem needs a squad of geniuses to work some magic, it's the climate crisis. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that...

How strawberry farmers got themselves out of a jam

HOW STRAWBERRY FARMERS GOT THEMSELVES OUT OF A JAM

To most people, strawberries capture the taste of summer. To the social science professor Julie Guthman, their flavor makes her think...

 
 
 

CAN WE STOP STUPID POLITICS FROM RUINING CARBON FARMING?

It seems like every Democratic presidential candidate wants to get farmers sucking carbon out of the air and sticking it in the ground....

Are farmers setting the Amazon ablaze in support of Bolsonaro?

ARE FARMERS SETTING THE AMAZON ABLAZE IN SUPPORT OF BOLSONARO?

Farmers are reportedly setting fire to the Amazon rainforest to show support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's policy of opening...

 
 
 
Jay Inslee's parting gift: A plan to save American farms

JAY INSLEE'S PARTING GIFT: A PLAN TO SAVE AMERICAN FARMS

Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced the end of his campaign to seek the presidency on Wednesday night since he hadn't polled high...

Here's how we solve the planet's food waste problem

HERE'S HOW WE SOLVE THE PLANET'S FOOD WASTE PROBLEM

Earlier this month, the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a dire report highlighting the enormous environmental...

 
 
 

THE CLIMATE-INSPIRED DETENTE ON THE COLORADO

For the first time in history, low water levels on the Colorado River have forced Arizona, Nevada, and Mexico to cut back the amount...

The U.N. report calls for better farming. Which 2020 candidates have a plan for that?

THE U.N. REPORT CALLS FOR BETTER FARMING. WHICH 2020 CANDIDATES HAVE A PLAN FOR THAT?

In a modest sign of Americans' escalating interest in global warming, several 2020 Democratic presidential contenders have been talking...

 
 
 

A HOT PLANET THREATENS FOOD AND WATER MORE THAN REALIZED, IPCC SAYS

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As the planet...

Oopsie, this popular ‘compostable' bowl actually lasts forever

OOPSIE, THIS POPULAR ‘COMPOSTABLE' BOWL ACTUALLY LASTS FOREVER

It's me: your friendly neighborhood environmental journalist, here to ruin your day. Or the very least, your lunch. If you've eaten...

 
 
 

WE HAVE TO TRANSFORM FOOD PRODUCTION TO TAKE ON CLIMATE CHANGE, LEAKED REPORT SAYS

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Attempts to solve...

NEARLY 100 PERCENT OF TRUMP FUNDS DESIGNED TO HELP FARMERS WENT TO WHITE FARMERS

President Trump has made a big deal out of his admiration for farmers, calling them “some of the most incredible people in our country,”...

 
 
 

HER FARM'S MISSION: EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

Nona Yehia is CEO and Co-founder of Vertical Harvest , a company in Jackson, Wyoming, that cranks out roughly 100,000 pounds of produce...

RISING EMISSIONS ARE ROBBING US OF NUTRIENTS

It's widely known that burning fossil fuels leads to all kinds of disastrous things: Worsening air pollution, acidic oceans, and flooding....

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

The Perfect Pecan Pie Is Spiked with Bourbon and Chocolate

The Perfect Pecan Pie Is Spiked with Bourbon and Chocolate

Get the recipe for Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie » (Jenny Huang | Food Stylist: Laura Rege | Prop Stylist: Vanessa Vazquez/) Kelly Fields can't show up to Thanksgiving without a... Read more ...

The Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving

The Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving

Here you go! My first ever Plant-based Thanksgiving for all of my Vegan, Vegetarian and mostly Plant-Based readers. Also helpful for those who have Vegan and Vegetarian friends... Read more ...

Cheese Nips Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

Cheese Nips Recalled due to Potential Presence of Foreign Material

Mondelēz Global LLC announced today a recall of a limited quantity of Cheese Nips product in the United States due to the potential presence of small food-grade yellow plastic... Read more ...

Perfect Cannoli, Just Like Grandpa Makes

Perfect Cannoli, Just Like Grandpa Makes

Crisp, bubbly, and filled with sweetened ricotta, cannoli are the pride of many Sicilian bakers. Cannoli have always been a fixture in Angie Rito's family, thanks to her... Read more ...

The Grain Gathering: A baker's perspective, part 1

The Grain Gathering: A baker's perspective, part 1

The Grain Gathering, an annual convocation of 250 people from many walks of life passionate about growing and eating grains, was held Aug. 20-22 at Washington State University... Read more ...

Beyond plain buttermilk: Making biscuits with self-rising flour

Beyond plain buttermilk: Making biscuits with self-rising flour

What's YOUR idea of heaven on a plate when making biscuits with self-rising flour ? We recently asked a selected group of bloggers from around the country to answer that... Read more ...

21 of Amazon's Best Table Decor Finds For All Your Holiday Celebrations

21 of Amazon's Best Table Decor Finds For All Your Holiday Celebrations

You've planned the menu, confirmed the guest list, and even amped up your stock of dinnerware. But before the holidays arrive - and your many family members and friends with... Read more ...

Thanksgiving Wine Pairings for Everyone's Favorite Dish

Thanksgiving Wine Pairings for Everyone's Favorite Dish

Selecting an appropriate wine can feel downright bewildering. Especially when there are numerous food options like on Thanksgiving, A day where all our food favorites come... Read more ...

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

This French Onion Soup is made from scratch, cooked low and slow, giving the end result an incredible depth of flavor and aroma. There is something so nostalgic about this... Read more ...

2019 Holiday Market at Eataly Los Angeles

2019 Holiday Market at Eataly Los Angeles

This holiday season, unwrap centuries' worth of Italian holiday tradition! From shopping our holiday market for overflowing gift baskets and classic panettone to spending time... Read more ...