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A warming Planet Struggles To Feed Itself

Posted by Melissa Pitts

New York Times: CIUDAD OBREGÓN, Mexico — The dun wheat field spreading out at Ravi P. Singh’s feet offered a possible clue to human destiny. Baked by a desert sun and deliberately starved of water, the plants were parched and nearly dead.Dr.

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Bad Food? Tax It, and Subsidize Vegetables

Posted by Melissa Pitts

New York Times: What will it take to get Americans to change our eating habits? The need is indisputable, since heart disease, diabetes and cancer are all in large part caused by the Standard American Diet. (Yes, it’s SAD.

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