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A Drive in the Woods: The Appalachian Trail by Rent-a-Car

Peter Mandel | Posted 09.15.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

The Appalachian Trail is back in the news these days. Some of us have indelible memories of our experiences on the trail. Here's my tale of tracing the entire length of it, years back, in, uh, a rented Geo Prizm.

Feeding India's Flourishing Food Sector

Gunjan Bagla | Posted 07.13.2015 | Business
Gunjan Bagla

The food processing sector in India accounts for a third of the country's total food market and 10 percent of its GDP. Expected to grow at 8.4 percent a year, the industry will reach $344 billion by 2025.

Banana Republic Legacy Thrives in Today's Latin America

Michelle Chen | Posted 04.23.2012 | World
Michelle Chen

The term "banana republic" has become a cliche to describe economic imperialism throughout history, but the legacy of colonialism persists in Latin America today.

Del Monte Recall Lawsuit Could Strike Blow To Food Safety Progress

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.01.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON -- A major fruit company's lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration could have a chilling effect on regulators' efforts to get tain...

Del Monte Sues The FDA Over Cantaloupe Recall

Food Politics | by MARION NESTLE | Posted 10.30.2011 | Home

In an astonishing display of what can only be described as chutzpah* Del Monte sued the FDA for insisting on a recall last March of its cantaloupes li...

WATCH: Would You Eat A 'Hoffsicle'?

Posted 08.23.2011 | Comedy

When we first heard of The Hoffsicle - a popsicle specifically designed to look like David Hasselhoff - we couldn't tell if it was a joke or not becau...

Means, Ends and Money

Yvette Kantrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Yvette Kantrow

The media has long taken it on faith that private equity is an evil, possibly criminal, enterprise, run by money-hungry fraudsters who bury their comp...

Sigg Says Sorry, Patagonia Dumps Sigg

Sarah Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sarah Newman

The anti-BPA movement is spreading nationwide. Chicago has already banned the toxin and legislation is currently pending in California


Sarah Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sarah Newman

You, like millions of other Americans, probably regularly use and consume products made with Bisphenol A (BPA), a toxic chemical that is a $6 billion global industry.

Green Edge 8 - Saving Lives on Farms in Latin America - Cultivar

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
John Tepper Marlin

The safety of U.S. food depends starts with the farms where our food is grown. Last month, congressional hearings on America's largest salmonella out...