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So Long, Sniff Test: New Tech Tells You When the Milk's Gone Bad

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.24.2015 | Technology
Van Winkle's

Scourge of cereal, corrupter of coffee, cause of more spit takes than a Donald Trump press conference: rotten milk has ruined many mornings. And yet our only defense against the potentially stomach-souring effect is the simple, unreliable sniff test.

Dan Barber Is Changing How We Dine

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 07.21.2015 | Taste
Janice S. Lintz

Heads crane throughout the room to see what fellow diners are tasting. It is easy to have food envy.

Zeal, Veal and Veganism

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.20.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

When my vegan friends and colleagues say that a vegan diet is categorically the best for human health, it is an excess of zeal. We simply do not have ...

What Dairy Can Do To Your Skin

OWN | Posted 07.14.2015 | OWN

Thanks to the 1980s, many of us are familiar with the tagline, "Milk: It does a body good." And while drinking milk has always had clear benefits -- f...

A Path to Dairy Farming, Not College

GenDIY | Posted 06.08.2015 | Education
GenDIY

Megan Culhane Galbraith When my teenage sons, Jesse (19) and Sam (17), decided college was not for them, our family had a moment of panic....

The 33 Best Ice Cream Shops In America

Thrillist | Posted 05.18.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Few things in life are better than eating an ice cream cone on a hot day.

What's The Difference Between Greek, Aussie, Icelandic, And Regular Yogurt?

Thrillist | Posted 05.14.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

The yogurt section of the supermarket and the United Nations have a few things in common.

California Drought: Will Governor Brown Stop the Biggest Water Abusers?

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 05.01.2015 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

It's time for Jerry Brown to exercise courageous leadership that fixes the long-time mismanagement and corporate abuse of water that threatens the future of California's economy and agriculture. There are no easy shortcuts: the governor must govern.

How I Came to Milk a Cow

Tim McDonald | Posted 06.30.2015 | Impact
Tim McDonald

This April, I found myself walking on a wet concrete floor, wet and covered with mud and manure, surrounded by cows.The smells might not have been too uncommon, but the scenery was anything but normal for this suburban boy.

The 10 Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Thrillist | Posted 06.22.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

You'll see some old reliables in the mix, along with slightly more adventurous picks and three cheeses for serious students only.

Earth Day and Animal Products Don't Mix

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 06.21.2015 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

Americans eat 288 percent more meat than the global average, and we drink 235 percent more milk. We simply cannot claim to care about the environment when we are consuming so many animal products.

Your Cheese Habit Probably Won't Make You Obese

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living

Bring on the full-fat yogurt and coffee with cream! In an effort to study how diet affects long-term weight gain, researchers have spent the past 1...

All of Your Burning Questions About Dairy, Answered

Posted 03.13.2015 | Taste
Read More: Milk, Dairy, Taste News

These days, a simple walk down the dairy aisle becomes fraught with choice. It’s no longer just: skim or whole milk? salted or unsalted butter? It...

New Study Reveals Most Common Causes Of Food Poisoning

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 03.03.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're one of the 50 million Americans who have suffered from food poisoning each year, chances are you're not entirely sure what caused it. Perhap...

My Milk Manifesto

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 05.02.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

We can take milk, or leave it. Take milk fat, or leave that. Either way, we can have a good diet of wholesome foods in sensible combinations -- or not. But either way, we need to take seriously the reverberations of our dietary choices across the landscape of a shrinking planet, and the legacy of kindness or cruelty by which history will be invited to judge us.

Digesting the New Veganomic Guidelines

Melanie Young | Posted 04.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

As with any major proceeding there's a debate period. In this case, it's a 45-day open forum that started Feb. 19, where nutrition and health experts, food producers, commodity groups and just about anyone else with an opinion can weigh in.

6 Amazing Things Dairy Can Help Do For Your Health

Posted 02.27.2015 | Healthy Living

Just when you thought the news today would be bad, we're here to save the day. The chocolate milk that you’re craving? The Greek yogurt? The aromati...

Farm #LikeAGirl? Real Girls Don't Abuse Female Animals

Erica Meier | Posted 04.21.2015 | Green
Erica Meier

In the pork industry and in much of animal agriculture, it's actually the female animals who are the most abused.

Weight Loss: Keep It Simple -- Put Your Health First

Steve Hirsch, MD | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Steve Hirsch, MD

Most weight loss programs, in my opinion, are difficult to follow and are often very restrictive, requiring a great deal of discipline, which makes th...

Orthorexia Isn't Healthful; Neither Is the Standard American Diet

Andy Bellatti | Posted 01.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

There is a world of difference between someone who inherently fears and mistrusts food to the point where they jeopardize their health and someone who is well-informed and aware of what they put into their body.

This Halloween, Let's Protect Kids From the Deadliest Demons

Neal Barnard, M.D. | Posted 12.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Neal Barnard, M.D.

But with a little creativity, holidays like Halloween could become opportunities to teach kids that healthful eating can be both fun and delicious. While we can't save them from every villain, we can cast a healthy spell that will protect them from the worst of the real world's dastardly demons.

Milk Not Jails Uses Dairy to Reform Prisons

Food Politic | Posted 12.27.2014 | Green
Food Politic

It's impossible to look at shuttered prisons without recognizing that they're taking away what is often one of few sources of employment in an already struggling area. So if the prisons go, what is supposed to take their place? This is where agriculture comes into play.

7 Healthy Treats To Trick Your Taste Buds This Halloween

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 12.21.2014 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

It's no fun to sit on the sidelines while everyone else mainlines chocolate.

Attention: Greek Yogurt Is Not Just For Breakfast

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.17.2014 | Taste

Creamy, tart and protein-packed: Greek yogurt, we love you.

PSA: Eggs Are NOT Dairy

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 10.14.2014 | Taste

Now you know.