|Largest organic peanut-butter plant ordered closed|
Associated Press - 11/26/2012. By Mary Clare Jalonick – The Food and Drug Administration halted operations of the country’s largest organic peanut butter processor Monday, cracking down on salmonella poisoning for the first time with the new enforcement authority the agency gained in a 2011 food safety law.
|How Markets Grow: Learning From Manhattan’s Lost Food Hub|
Project for Public Spaces - 11/25/2012. By Patra Jongjitirat - The sun has barely risen, but the horses and delivery wagons forming a steady stream from Dey to Canal Streets since nightfall have to share the road again. Rats scurry back into the maze of wooden sheds with their vegetable scraps as an early-to-rise New Yorker walks briskly down Washington Street, market bag in hand. He wants to be sure to get the day’s choicest fish, to be glimpsed jumping in their tanks.
|Maine farmers get second chance in court against giant Monsanto|
Bangor Daily News - 11/23/2012. By Whit Richardson – Washington, Maine: A lawsuit brought by a Maine-based agriculture group against global giant Monsanto will receive its day in a federal appeals court after being dismissed by another judge earlier this year.