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Searching for Food You Can Believe in? Eat Well Guide’s New App Has You Covered

| Jul 01, 2015

Searching for Food You Can Believe in? Eat Well Guide’s New App Has You Covered

Posted by Civil Eats

The website's latest update has mobile-friendly listings for more than 25,000 restaurants, markets, and farms with a focus on sustainability.

Communities Get A Lift As Local Food Sales Surge To $11 Billion A Year

| Jun 30, 2015

Communities Get A Lift As Local Food Sales Surge To $11 Billion A Year

Posted by NPR Food

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says local food is growing quickly from a niche market into something that's generating significant income for communities across the country.

Recipe: Homemade Whole-Wheat Honey Sandwich Bread

| Jun 30, 2015

Recipe: Homemade Whole-Wheat Honey Sandwich Bread

Posted by Kim Laidlaw

Nothing can compare to homemade bread, and it’s easier than you think to make your own!

How Buying Smaller Fruit Could Save California’s Drought-Stricken Family Farms

| Jun 29, 2015

How Buying Smaller Fruit Could Save California’s Drought-Stricken Family Farms

Posted by Civil Eats

Inspired by the ugly fruit campaigns, the Masumotos are using slogans like “small is delicious, too” and hope to see the hashtag #SmallFruitRevolution go viral.

From Ice Cream To Ian McKellan: Reactions To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

| Jun 26, 2015

From Ice Cream To Ian McKellan: Reactions To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Posted by NPR Food

There was jubilation among supporters of same-sex marriage after the Supreme Court declared it legal in all 50 states. We've rounded up some of the best reactions.

Disputed UC Berkeley Land Next to Albany’s Gill Tract Gets Green Light For Sprouts Grocery

| Jun 26, 2015

Disputed UC Berkeley Land Next to Albany’s Gill Tract Gets Green Light For Sprouts Grocery

Posted by Kate Williams

The disputed UC Berkeley land next to Albany’s Gill Tract is in contention no more. Last week, the California Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the university to build a senior housing development and Sprouts Farmers Market grocery store on San Pablo Avenue in University Village.

Farewell, Low-Fat: Why Scientists Applaud Lifting A Ban On Fat

| Jun 26, 2015

Farewell, Low-Fat: Why Scientists Applaud Lifting A Ban On Fat

Posted by NPR Food

The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee report that came out in February contained some pretty game-changing advice that's largely been overlooked: Don't worry about the total amount of fat you eat.

Recipe: You’ve Never Tasted Homemade White Sandwich Bread Like This!

| Jun 25, 2015

Recipe: You’ve Never Tasted Homemade White Sandwich Bread Like This!

Posted by Kim Laidlaw

Throw out all the notions you might have of white sandwich bread being lesser than whole wheat. Once you try this, you will never buy it again!

Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

| Jun 25, 2015

Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

Posted by NPR Food

Adding eggs to salads helps us absorb the beneficial pigments like beta carotene in the raw vegetables, a new study finds. Here are other foods that, when eaten together, pack a more nutritious punch.

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