Best Cooking Method

Best Cooking Method

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Popular Foods That Look Completely Different Today

Popular Foods That Look Completely Different Today

Humans have been eating fruit, vegetables, and meat for a long, long time, so long in fact, that what we put into our mouths has been evolving alongside us. Let’s examine some foods that look completely different from what they used to. In the seventeenth century, Italian still life painter Giovanni Stanchi painted a scene […]

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US Corn – The Rise of Factory Farming, Processed Foods, and Ethanol

US Corn – The Rise of Factory Farming, Processed Foods, and Ethanol

Corn! Also referred to as yellow gold is a true American success story. Today the crop dominates the US agricultural sector covering more than 80 million acres concentrated in an area known as the Corn Belt. In 2018 alone the u.s. produced about two and a half tons of corn for every man woman and […]

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What’s inside a Microwave Popcorn Bag?

What’s inside a Microwave Popcorn Bag?

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Why Americans Don’t Eat Enough Vegetables

I love my pizza as much as the next girl, it totally counts as a vegetable right? It wasn’t that long ago when the US Congress declared pizza as a source of some of your daily vegetable intake. The bill proposed back in 2011 allowed the USDA to count two tablespoons of tomato paste as […]

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Did You Know These Foods Are GENETICALLY MODIFIED??

From problematic papayas to not-so-sweet sugar that can hurt you, here are 10 foods you didn’t know were genetically-modified… 10. Cotton Think cotton isn’t a foodstuff? Think again! Sure you can’t chow down on cotton balls but cotton seed has many other uses, including cattle feed. In fact these Belgian Blue cattle I’ll mention soon […]

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Easy Cheesy Baked Corn Casserole ~ Jiffy Corn Casserole Side Dish Recipe

Easy Cheesy Baked Corn Casserole ~ Jiffy Corn Casserole Side Dish Recipe

This is a recipe from my sister. She makes it for every Holiday meal. I’m Tess and I’m gonna show you how to make an easy bake corn casserole that everyone will love. (intro music) This recipe could not be any simpler and you probably already have the ingredients in your pantry. This baked corn […]

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The race to save endangered foods

The race to save endangered foods

Every week this mystery box shows up at my doorstep. It’s one of those subscription boxes, except instead of dog toys or makeup, it’s food from local farmers. And I never know exactly what I’m gonna get. Got some salad greens, asparagus, and red corn..? But this wasn’t always such an unusual sight. If you […]

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The Surprising Origin of Thanksgiving Foods

The Surprising Origin of Thanksgiving Foods

If you time-warped a few Pilgrims to your Thanksgiving table, they’d probably accuse you of being a witch. [YELLING] But they’d recognize a lot of the food, just bigger, better, and tastier versions of what they ate. Many traditional Thanksgiving foods are scienced up versions of native New World species. What may surprise you is […]

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