Author Archives: STEPHANIE STROM

Traces of Controversial Herbicide Are Found in Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream

Source: NY Times Food

The ice cream brand joins the list of food companies that are grappling with trace amounts of glyphosate in their products.

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Unilever Buys Sir Kensington’s, Maker of Fancy Ketchup

Source: NY Times Food

Months after fending off a $143 billion takeover offer from Kraft Heinz, the big Anglo-Dutch food company is buying a small but innovative condiments maker.

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Fighting Eviction, a Gardener Turns to Organic Industry Giants for Help

Source: NY Times Food

Gangsta Garden, a community garden in South Los Angeles founded by Ron Finley, has turned to business leaders from Newman’s Own Organics and Annie’s Homemade to save its land.

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Healthier Cereals Snare a Spot on New York School Menus

Source: NY Times Food

In a bite-size coup that could spread to other cities, a California upstart has replaced Kellogg products in the city’s free-breakfast program.

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Animal Rights Group Says Video Shows Abuse of Sheep

Source: NY Times Food

In a segment of the meat business widely considered more humane to its animals, there are accusations of mistreatment at a California plant.

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