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Cow Dung Patties Selling Like Hot Cakes Online in India

posted on December 31, 2015 at 5:45 PM

Like consumers around the globe, Indians are flocking to the online marketplace in droves these days. Full Story

Thanksgiving Can Be Tough With Celiac Disease

posted on November 27, 2013 at 11:40 AM

What's Cooking in D.C.

posted on June 17, 2011 at 2:06 PM

The National Archives opens its first exhibit Friday on the history of U.S. food and the government's effect on the nation's diet. "What's Cooking Uncle Sam?" is a departure for the Archives, which more often deals with issues of presidential... Full Story

Food Pantry Gets Free Pork From Cooking Champion

posted on December 23, 2010 at 1:12 PM

RANTOUL, Ill — Some needy Rantoul families will be enjoying free pork dinners this month because Linda Cifuentes (see-foo-ENT'-ays) really knows how to use a crock pot. Full Story

Art Smith, Elmo Team Up to Cook Up Good Nutrition

posted on November 23, 2010 at 2:11 PM

"C" is for cookie. And "N" is for nutrition. The folks at "Sesame Street" are hoping to spell out a message of eating well with a new initiative aimed at fighting hunger. Full Story

Apps and tweets help in the kitchen

posted on November 5, 2010 at 1:11 PM

Need to talk turkey? Baffled by Brussels sprouts? Sure, you could go old school and call a 1-800 holiday helpline. But these days, cooks are finding inspiration, or salvation as the case may be, online. Full Story

Michelle Obama Calls on Top Chefs to Inspire Kids

posted on June 4, 2010 at 2:06 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) -- School lunches that are good for kids - and that kids will actually eat? Full Story

Is It Worth Health Risks To Eat Raw Eggs?

posted on February 26, 2010 at 2:02 PM

Peanut butter recalls. Spinach scares. Contaminated meat. Is it any wonder families are jittery about their food? So much so that when The Associated Press recently ran a recipe for traditional spaghetti carbonara -- complete with its only barely... Full Story

Farm-to-Table Pioneer Dan Barber Named the Nation's Top Chef at Beard Foundation Food `Oscars'

posted on May 8, 2009 at 8:05 PM

NEW YORK (AP) -- Dan Barber, a pioneer of the so-called farm-to-table restaurant movement, was named the nation's top chef Monday by the James Beard Foundation. Full Story

Think Thanksgiving is Tough? Cook for 4,400 Mouths

posted on November 28, 2008 at 8:11 PM

ANNAPOLIS, Md (AP) -- If you think preparing Thanksgiving dinner is a chore, take a moment to imagine the culinary muscle required to feed more than 4,000 hungry U.S Naval Academy midshipmen. Full Story

Haute Cuisine, a.k.a. Bacon

posted on June 13, 2003 at 8:06 PM

Cook In Iron Pots For Your Health

posted on September 27, 2002 at 8:09 PM

A joint study by Cornell University and USDA concluded cabbage dishes cooked in iron pots had more available iron than those prepared in aluminum cookware. Full Story

Northern California Distributor Connects Farmers & Chefs Through Web

posted on May 24, 2002 at 8:05 PM

Northern California Distributor Connects Farmers & Chefs Through Web
Farmer and high-tech guru Brian Gardiner applies his skills to make the distance shorter from "field to fork." Full Story

Holiday Dinner In Under 30 Minutes

posted on November 16, 2001 at 8:11 PM

A gourmet holiday dinner in less than thirty minutes? Full Story

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