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“Food Chain”

Jan 8, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
USDA diet recommendations aim to help Americans make healthy eating choices, but the guidelines may soon take into consideration the impact on the environment.
Apr 18, 2014 02:13 PM ET // Tim Wall
Within a few more decades, dire food shortages may lead to global-scale conflict, warns a top plant scientist.
Mar 3, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Scientists have sequenced the genome of the hot pepper, identifying regions responsible for increased resistance of pests, longer shelf life and spiciness.
Jan 28, 2014 09:21 PM ET // Tim Wall
Biologists have concluded that climate change may be shrinking economically important fish species in the North Atlantic. Continue reading →
Sep 1, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Climate change is expanding the ranges of all kinds of crop pests, which is seriously bad news for our food security.
Oct 28, 2009 07:42 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Sep 27, 2012 01:55 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
The recession combined with the poor harvest has caused some grocers to relax their standards on how good fruits and vegetables have to look to be sold.
Dec 6, 2012 02:27 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
This year the Arctic has undergone some of its most astounding changes.
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