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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 2:30am
This short (3-minute) video explains to us that 90 percent of the time the wasabi we get in restaurants is actually horseradish colored green. Find out more about the real wasabi plant by watching... (Currently, on Tuesdays, I am featuring informative videos or stories about different food and... Read More
Monday, February 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Poisonous baits are designed to smell and taste like foods that pest insects might want to consume, with varying degrees of success in controlling the pests. But a Purdue University entomologist has found a better way — giving the insects exactly what they want rather than a knock-off.
Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 2:30am
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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 2:17pm

Representative Tim Walz (D-MN), February 2018 Soil Health briefing. Photo credit: Reana Kovalcik.

From the microorganisms down in it to the food that grows from...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:55am
Grains are mixed as we head into a three day weekend.
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 7:49am
What to look for going into a three day weekend.
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:13pm
Cattle futures mad a nice move above some key technical levels
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 3:06pm

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics. And you won't believe how much they're going through.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 3:06pm

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics. And you won't believe how much they're going through.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 2:29pm

The annual Cattle Inventory report from USDA is showing that herd expansion is still happening with more replacements being retained.

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