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Want an effective way to change the world for the better? Start with what’s on your fork. Especially as food policy measures face political...
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The approaching holiday season has me thinking a lot about tradition. That’s because tradition plays such a major role in making both special...
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Cheese research is delicious, but also very difficult to come by. Scientist and other researchers seldom times focus on cheese for their scholarship...
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Oldways’ very first culinary and cultural symposium in the Mediterranean was held in 1991 in Porto Carras, Greece, not too far from the northern Greek...
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The holiday season is a magical time when family and friends travel to celebrate and share meals together, but enjoying holiday cheer doesn’t require...
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Although often defined by what’s excluded — no meat, fish, eggs, or milk — the real magic of plant-based cookery comes from the artful arrangement of...
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The holiday season is full of longstanding traditions that are carried out year after year, generation after generation — but it also offers an...
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You were probably in first grade, or maybe Kindergarten, when you made a tall black hat or a prim white bonnet out of construction paper and re-...
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Many of us are on the lookout for ways to live more sustainably and we know the choices we make about our food have a big impact. A growing number of...
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Gaza is a place most of us know only through the nightly or internet news or magazines and newspapers; most of us will never get the chance to visit...
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When we discuss traditional diets and lifestyles, fresh ingredients and the importance of eating meals together are both at the top of the list. But...
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A couple of years ago someone asked me, “Why does it matter that a cheese got some fancy medal in a competition abroad?” The average consumer and...

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