Sustainable Living

FDA: Honey with any added sweeteners isn’t honey

The agency said enforcement action is possible against U.S. food businesses or importers if companies try to cut those sweeteners into real honey and do not label the product correctly.

Wal-Mart and Wild Oats unveil cheaper organic line

Wal-Mart and Wild Oats unveil cheaper organic line

"We are removing the premium associated with organic groceries," Jack Sinclair, Wal-Mart's executive vice president of grocery, told reporters during a conference call Wednesday.

New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

New Americans turn to goats to address food demand

We are sure we can sell all those goats," said Freudenberger, who helped launch the project.

Giving mint its due in a savory lemon chicken wrap

Giving mint its due in a savory lemon chicken wrap

Fresh mint so rarely gets its due in America.

US bacon prices rise after virus kills baby pigs

US bacon prices rise after virus kills baby pigs

"It's very difficult for the people who are working the barns at that point," Rowles said. "... No one wants to go to work today and think about making the decision of baby pigs that need to be humanely euthanized because they can't get up anymore.

American farmers confront 'big data' revolution

American farmers confront ‘big data’ revolution

Rep. Lynn Jenkins, a Kansas Republican who grew up on a dairy farm, said agriculture must achieve technological advances to keep up with population growth, which is expected to require 60 percent more food by 2050.

In California wine country, an olive oil trail

In California wine country, an olive oil trail

Come to California wine country taste the . olive oil?

Aurora chickens can come home to roost, legally

Aurora chickens can come home to roost, legally

“In the last three-and-a-half days, 87 calls came in favor of allowing chickens. There was only one against,” said Councilwoman Sally Mounier.

US olive oil pushing gov't to test imported oils

US olive oil pushing gov’t to test imported oils

"What we're after here is not to cause problems for our friends who would like to market it. It's more just the truth in advertising that's necessary," LaMalfa said.

Newcomer vintners shaking up Chilean wine scene

Newcomer vintners shaking up Chilean wine scene

"We need wines that are polemical, that are not liked by everyone, that generate controversy and spark conversations," said Bruchfeld, a Chilean of German ancestry who is owner and chief winemaker at the Polkura winery.