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The EU enlargement process introduces new opportunities for small farmers in the Balkans, but also new risks. Slow Food Bulgaria and Osservatorio organized a conference in Sofia on the protection of the region's traditional food.
Eating more fruits and vegetables is good for many bottom lines. A Union of Concerned Scientists report places a dollar value on the benefits of a healthier society.
Honest Tea, committed to fair trade since 2003, recently issued its latest corporate social responsibility (CSR) report.
The USDA suggests farmers could safeguard themselves against GMO contamination by purchasing insurance, letting biotech companies off the hook.
Whether you walk into a Costco or a street like Van Ness here in Fresno, you cannot escape the fact that Christmas is creeping up on us. And so it is pumpkin chocolate chip cookie time.
The fight over California’s Proposition 37 and GMOs heats up; opponents such as Monsanto wail that the sky would fall if the measure passes.
One of the best ways to enjoy summer fruit is to make a galette, the French and fancy word for rustic pie. Here are the six easy steps to create a crowd pleaser for that upcoming summer barbecue!
500eco is a place for you to share your sustainable practices and interact with others in the community, from kitchen gardening to sustainable home remodeling.
If you do not buy organic or fair trade bananas, this video sums up why you must be careful about the choices you make for your breakfast.
Last month Whole Foods introduced more fruits and vegetables certified by Oakland-based Fair Trade USA. Fair trade watermelon will be an ethical treat this summer.
But the best ice cream flavor has to be what sounds like the product of a tryst between Bugs Bunny and Martha Stewart. Thank you, Scream Sorbet.
Clif Bar, the granddaddy of the modern day energy bar, has been sustainably celebrating its 20th birthday this year. The company’s latest accomplishment is this week’s announcement that its headquarters in Emeryville, CA, across the bay from San Francisco, was awarded with LEED Platinum certification.