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Pre-Cut Melon Sold In 16 States Recalled Amid Salmonella Outbreak

A voluntary recall of certain pre-cut melon has been ordered after 93 people became infected with salmonella in nine states, health officials said. Indianapolis-based Caito Foods LLC on Friday advised the public to throw away any of its products that contain watermelon, honeydew melon and cantaloupe. The company’s recall notice follows health officials connecting the […]

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We’re Already Seeing The Health Effects Of Pesticides – Just Not Where You’d Expect

When you bite into a strawberry or tuck into some spinach or kale you may be congratulating yourself on your healthy food choice. Most people won’t even think about the pesticides they’re likely ingesting. A list published last week noted that almost all of the samples of strawberries from the most recent tests conducted by the […]

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Fresh Fruit In 18 States Recalled Over Possible Listeria Risk

Thousands of cartons of fresh peaches, nectarines and plums distributed to stores across the country are being recalled because they may be contaminated with listeria, which can cause serious illness. New York-based fruit distributor Jac Vandenberg Inc. announced the recall on the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s website on Thursday after routine checks revealed samples […]

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Leveling The Field For Migrant Children

NOW PLAYING “These children need this. They don’t have anywhere else to go.” Only 55% of child farmworkers graduate from high school because many have no choice but to work in the fields. The East Coast Migrant Head Start Project is trying to change that.

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Australian Woman Accused Of Contaminating Strawberries With Needles Out Of Spite

An Australian woman accused of contaminating strawberries with needles allegedly did so out of spite.  Australian police arrested My Ut Trinh, 50, a supervisor at a strawberry farm in Caboolture, Queensland, on Sunday. She appeared before Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday and was charged with seven counts of contamination of goods. Trinh could face a maximum of […]

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7 Secrets Of A Whole Foods Produce Manager

Whole FoodsA pristinely organized produce wall at Whole Foods in Burbank, California. The people who work in the Whole Foods produce department are keeping secrets from you. OK, so they’re not deep, dark, embarrassing secrets that they always think about right before they fall asleep, but they do possess a wealth of knowledge that they […]

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How Salting A Watermelon Can Drastically Enhance Its Flavor

rez-art via Getty Images Friday marks National Watermelon Day, and in observance of this hallowed commemoration, I can’t help but reflect on how watermelon once made me feel like an outcast. I was 5 years old, and living in the St. Louis suburbs. I was playing in a neighbor kid’s backyard, back when children ran […]

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Is The Produce At The Farmers Market Local? Turns Out, Not Always.

Chris Barnes If you spend your weekends at the farmers market to stock up on local produce, you could be in for a surprise. Farmers markets have become easier than ever to find. According to records from the Department of Agriculture, there are more than 8,600 farmers markets in the United States. That’s more than […]

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These Simple Tips Can Trick You Into Eating Healthier

Trinette Reed via Getty ImagesWe talked to experts about simple ways you can prep, store and arrange your food to get the most out of a healthier lifestyle. Looking to eat healthier? With a few subtle changes in your kitchen, you might just be able to trick yourself into making it happen. We chatted with dietitians […]

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What Nutritionists Pack Their Kids For Lunch

Courtesy of Cara Rosenbloom Kids aren’t exactly known for their refined palates, which can cause issues for parents who want to pack healthy lunches for them to take to school. But delicious and nutritious options are available ― and they don’t always take a long time to put together. HuffPost asked a group of nutritionists […]

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