How cuts to food stamp program could increase ‘poor outcomes’ for the food insecure

JUDY WOODRUFF: The Trump administration is making some big changes to the food stamp program. Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture finalized a new rule expected to end food stamps for nearly 700,000 people. Now known as SNAP, the food stamp program helps feed more than 36 million Americans. The new measure is the first … “How cuts to food stamp program could increase ‘poor outcomes’ for the food insecure”

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What’s Really in Your Meat? | Consumer Reports

[MUSIC PLAYING] From the moment a carcass starts on its way along the line, federal meat inspectors stand guard to protect you, the consumer. All meat that passes inspection is stamped with a round purple mark wholesomeness. I first heard about this story because Consumer Reports came across some data released from the USDA, that … “What’s Really in Your Meat? | Consumer Reports”

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Lab-Grown Meat Is Coming to Your Supermarket. Ranchers Are Fighting Back.

Would you eat a hamburger or a chicken nugget made of meat grown in a laboratory? Joshua Tetrick, co-founder and CEO of JUST is betting that you will. In tomorrow’s world, you can eat more meat, hopefully safer meat, even better tasting meat, without eating the animal. JUST, which is based in San Francisco, has … “Lab-Grown Meat Is Coming to Your Supermarket. Ranchers Are Fighting Back.”

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#MyPlateMyWins at Lunch

Small changes at lunchtime can make a big difference. Does your go-to lunch… look like this? Consider something like this! Do this one time and save 13 grams of saturated fat. Do this once a week for a year and save 690 grams. Or maybe you normally have… something like this? Try switching to something … “#MyPlateMyWins at Lunch”

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Salmonella in Chicken & Turkey: Deadly But Not Illegal

“Salmonella in Chicken & Turkey: Deadly but Not Illegal When researchers last year at the Emerging Pathogens Institute ranked foodborne pathogens to figure out which was the worst, #1 on their list was Salmonella— ranked the food-poisoning bacteria with the greatest public health burden on our country, the leading cause of food-poisoning-related hospitalization, and the … “Salmonella in Chicken & Turkey: Deadly But Not Illegal”

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Montana Wheat Farmers Improve Nutrient Use Efficiency Through Research Collaboration

(bright music) – My name is Richard Engel. My title is, I am associate professor of soil science in the Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. The reason why we conducted this project was to actually do some on-farm measurements to determine how much nitrogen is being lost following these … “Montana Wheat Farmers Improve Nutrient Use Efficiency Through Research Collaboration”

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