food production

Short of raising your own chickens, how can you tell what's what when it comes to eggs?Read more
We all want to eat great-tasting food. But food that goes beyond delicious, nourishing our bodies, our environment, and our local economy, is really great food.Read more
What's the difference between free-range and grass-fed? Here's some clarity on common food labels and terms.Read more
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs)—foods produced in the laboratory to meet precise individual specifications—are making their way to our tables today. So...Read more
When it comes to food, organic is a delicious way to eat well and support the environment.Read more
Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is an innovative way to get fresh, seasonal food directly from local farms.Read more
With nearly 4,800 farmers' markets in the U.S., it’s clear people love the direct connection to farmers and the fun of shopping in the open air for fresh,...Read more
How does that all-American beef patty go from farm to fridge—and what goes into it? We break it down.Read more
Find resources to learn more about food production, food choices, and the connections between food, health, and planet.Read more
Today, the vast majority of U.S. food is produced by an industrial system that churns out commodity crops. But now, more than ever, people are showing interest...Read more