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Marin Recycling Center Turns Food Scraps Into Clean-Burning Energy

Marin Recycling Center is taking food scraps by the tons and converting it into clean burning energy.

03/21/2014

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Narsai David Food Report: Colorful And Healthy Heirloom Vegetables

Recently, I saw a menu item in a restaurant called “heirloom cauliflower” and I chuckled to myself, what do they mean by ‘heirloom’?

02/01/2014

Summer Garden

KCBS Cover Story: East Bay Community Garden Helps Fight Hunger

All the produce from the Bounty Garden goes to local food banks, which are facing shortages of vegetables.

05/27/2013

Customers line up at a food truck. (Fred Dufour/AFP/GettyImages)

San Jose City Council Eases Restrictions On Food Trucks

The new ordinance makes it easier for vendors to sell fresh fruit and vegetables.

05/15/2013

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Ask A Farmer: San Francisco Summer Produce Guide

Ryan Casey is the owner of Blue House Organic Farm, a 30-acre, certified organic farm in Pescadero. Here are five tips he has to offer for people who want to shop for local produce this year.

CBS San Francisco–04/03/2013

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ConsumerWatch: Which Produce Items Are Worth Buying Organic?

A lot of us spend our shopping time wondering whether it’s worth spending extra money for organically grown fruits and vegetables. An environmental group is offering advice with a list of products that contin the most and least chemicals.

09/27/2012

Organic Garden At San Francisco City Hall Promotes Slow Food Movement

Narsai David: Cruciferous Vegetables

Pretty soon, you’ll be seeing valleys in the wine country dotted with these yellow blossoms – cruciferous vegetables – kale, collard greens, broccoli, Chinese broccolis…

01/28/2012

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Best Bay Area Farmers’ Markets By County

Farmers’ markets have exploded in the Bay Area. The team from Eye on the Bay has sampled the goods at many of the best, and compiled this list of their favorites in each county. If […]

KPIX 5–10/04/2011

Corn Dogs

California Group Seeks End To Subsidies For Junk Food Ingredients

Calpirg is calling on the federal government to stop subsidizing farm crops used to make junk food ingredients.

09/21/2011

Germany Debates Effects Of Value Added Tax

Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

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