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A Girl and A Garden talks with Dray Perkins about Youngstown, OH and the Youngstown Food Forest Project. They are in the running for a grant and voting is open until July 6, 2014. http://naturespath.appbuilder.spredfast.com/fbcontests/showentry/Gardens-For-Good-1/142305 For any questions please contact: … Continue reading

Has The FDA Declared War On Cheesemakers Who Use Wooden Aging Boards?

Originally posted on Consumerist:

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Before you take the above headline straight to your dairy-loving hearts and faint dead away, rest assured that cheese in general is here to stay (especially if I have anything to say about it). But for some cheesemakers, the United States Food and Drug Administration’s recent crackdown on certain kinds of cheese aged on wooden boards is a worrisome issue, one that they say could change how they practice their craft.

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Here’s Why Honey Nut Cheerios Don’t Contain Nuts

Originally posted on Consumerist:

The incoming Web queries for a website are like an oracle: sometimes we can see trends or growing problems by reading them, like when people had trouble with the Gree dehumidifier recall. Sometimes searchers find us when they search for the answers to questions that we had never thought to ask. Last week, someone asked Google whether Honey Nut Cheerios contain any nuts. The short answer: No.

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