Food and Agriculture

A warming Midwest increases likelihood that farmers will need to irrigate

11 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

If current climate and crop-improvement trends continue into the future, Midwestern US corn growers who today rely on rainfall to water their crops will need to irrigate their...
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Lexington Market vendors, patrons find new food stamp rules limiting

Lexington Market vendors, patrons find new food stamp rules limiting

37 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

Changes to the federal food stamp program have hit some vendors' bottom lines as they can no longer accept EBT cards for certain items, leaving the vendors and some patrons...
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Sprouts Farmers Market recalling frozen spinach in several states due to Listeria concerns

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Sprouts Farmers Market is recalling its frozen spinach due to Listeria concerns.
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24 things you should buy at Target - and 24 more you should avoid at all costs

24 things you should buy at Target - and 24 more you should avoid at all costs

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Some products at Target can be great deals, while others you'd be better off purchasing at other stores. We asked retail experts and die-hard Target shoppers to list the best...
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‘The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Chickpeas.' Google Celebrates Falafel With a Doodle

1 hour ago   |   Time

Tuesday's Google Doodle features a short animation of three falafel balls jumping into an open pita filled with hummus, tomato, and cucumber. As Google itself put it, falafel...
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Watch: Guts, Noah Hutton and Taylor Hess's Short Doc on the Feminist, Anti-Colonial Environmental Lab, CLEAR

Watch: Guts, Noah Hutton and Taylor Hess's Short Doc on the Feminist, Anti-Colonial Environmental Lab, CLEAR

2 hours ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

“Reproducing the status quo is deeply political because the status quo is crappy,” says the Newfoundland-based Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research's Max Liboiron...
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You can now buy a $25 hammock that lets you curl up like a giant slice of ham

You can now buy a $25 hammock that lets you curl up like a giant slice of ham

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

You can now buy a hammock that makes you look like a massive slice of ham. The "HoneyBaked HAMmock" will be available starting June 21 for $25 on The Honey Baked Ham Company's...
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Afraid of food? The answer may be in the basal forebrain

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A brain circuit in the mouse basal forebrain that is involved in perceiving the outside world, connects with and overrides feeding behaviors regulated by the hypothalamus.
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China's Xi Jinping Will Reportedly Give Kim Jong Un 100,000 Tons of Food to Feed Hungry North Koreans

3 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The move would come as North Korea faced a drought brought on by what official media described last month as the country's lowest rainfall in a century.
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Sprouts Farmers Market recalling frozen spinach in several states due to Listeria concerns

3 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Sprouts Farmers Market is recalling its frozen spinach due to Listeria concerns.
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Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

Trump says Shanahan is withdrawing from Defense secretary consideration

President Donald Trump said acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan will not move forward with the confirmation process so that he can “devote more time to his family.” He also... Read more ...

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

A new prequel to the hit book series is coming to a district near you in 2020. Read more ...

Shanahan Out as Pentagon Chief as Reports Emerge of Family Disputes

Shanahan Out as Pentagon Chief as Reports Emerge of Family Disputes

In a tweet, Trump named Mark Esper, the secretary of the Army, as the new acting secretary of defense. Read more ...

Japan issues tsunami warning after 6.5-magnitude earthquake off north-east coast

Japan issues tsunami warning after 6.5-magnitude earthquake off north-east coast

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Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

Trump threatens to deport millions beginning next week

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David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good;' prosecutors set to reveal...

David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good;' prosecutors set to reveal motive, plot behind shooting

The retired Red Sox star, who had been listed in "guarded" condition in recent days, is still in intensive care. Read more ...

Trump's pick for Pentagon chief unexpectedly pulled his name out of the...

Trump's pick for Pentagon chief unexpectedly pulled his name out of the running and stepped down

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, President Trump's pick to lead the Pentagon, has withdrawn from the confirmation process and is stepping down to spend more time... Read more ...

Women's World Cup 2019: Sam Kerr scores four to book Australia's last-16 place

Women's World Cup 2019: Sam Kerr scores four to book Australia's last-16 place

Australia withstood a spirited second-half display from Jamaica to progress to the knockout stages of the Women's World Cup. Read more ...