Packaged food giant General Mills plans to buy Berkeley-based Annie’s, the maker of rabbit-shaped mac and cheese, for $820 million, adding more natural and organic packaged offerings as consumers’ tastes change.
San Francisco played host to big players in the organic food world this month, but research shows many people still aren’t convinced the organic label is worth the price.
California’s organic farmers are sounding the alarm. They said new regulations the Food and Drug Administration is proposing to keep produce safe could put them out of business. Meanwhile, some consumers said it may be a price we have to pay.
Strawberries are a summer favorite for many. But there is something about the organic ones that consumers don’t know about: they are not actually 100 percent organic.
BERKELEY (KCBS) – Organic products have become far more common since the USDA National Organic Standards were fully implemented a decade ago, but consumers don’t always understand what’s inside a product labeled organic. The March […]
This week marks the 40th anniversary of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley.
On the hunt for the perfect baby shower gift, or looking to stock up on some eco-friendly essentials? The following baby gear and clothing boutiques will inspire you to splurge.
If you don’t want to spend your weekend sifting through the stands at a local fair, or spending big money at chains like Whole Foods and Mollie Stone’s, there are some other ways to make sure you are getting the most fresh fruits and veggies.
Making lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don’t eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.
An environmental group is suing Kiss My Face and about two dozen other cosmetic companies on accusations that they falsely label products as organic.