Food And Sustainability Reporter
From High Tech To The High Sierra: Fifty Fifty Brewing In Truckee Celebrates Recognition As Nation’s Best Beer Maker
January 11, 2019 | Bob Moffitt
More than a decade ago, a couple of engineers decided to leave Silicon Valley and moved to the mountains to start Fifty Fifty Brewing Company. Now they throw an annual party celebrating the release of specialty stouts, drawing fans from miles away.
January 9, 2019
(AP) — U.S. health officials are declaring an end to a food poisoning outbreak blamed on romaine lettuce from California.
December 31, 2018 | Ezra David Romero
California will be the first state to prohibit sit-down restaurants from serving drinks with plastic straws, though diners will still be able to request them.
December 27, 2018 | Julia Mitric
The majority of California produce meets national pesticide standards set by the Environmental Protection Agency, according to a report released Thursday by the state Department of Pesticide Regulation.
December 21, 2018 | Ezra David Romero
It's not usual to buy food from a friend that they make in their own kitchen. That's illegal in California, but a new law may change that.
December 18, 2018 | Julia Mitric
For only the second time in a century, the number of U.S. farmers under age 35 is increasing. New farmers in California are quickly realizing being good at growing kale isn’t enough to keep a farm afloat. Could business mentorship programs help?
December 13, 2018 | Julia Mitric
There will be more federal funding for agriculture research under the Farm Bill passed by Congress this week. But the legislation mainly preserves the status quo.
December 13, 2018
Food regulators said Thursday that other farms are likely involved in the E. coli outbreak and consumers should continue checking the label before purchasing romaine lettuce.
December 7, 2018
(AP) — California regulators on Friday said marijuana deliveries can be made anywhere in the state, even in locales that ban cannabis.