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World Of Beer Asks Interns To Eat, Drink And Hop Around Globe

World of Beer, a Tampa-based bar and restaurant chain, is looking for interns willing to travel the globe, tasting beer and documenting their experiences across social media for four months.
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In Florida, Strawberry Fields Are Not Forever

March is a pivotal time in the world of strawberries. Production shifts westward, to California. In Florida, thousands of men and women who pick strawberries are moving on to other work.
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An Upside To Climate Change? Better French Wine

Global warming has made conditions historically associated with great wines more frequent in Bordeaux and Burgundy, a study finds. But things look less bright for California vineyards.
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For Tokyo's Famed Fish Market, A Dreaded Death And A Hopeful Rebirth

As the 2020 Summer Olympics loom in Japan, the 80-year-old Tsukiji is moving to more modern facilities across the Bay. But sellers are worried about the accessibility and safety of the new location.
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Nowruz: Persian New Year's Table Celebrates Spring Deliciously

This ancient festival marks the beginning of spring and celebrates the rebirth of nature. And naturally, it has a lot to do with fresh, green foods just beginning to poke out of the ground.
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In California, Poisonous Death Cap Mushrooms Are The Forager's Bane

Death caps, which are abundant throughout California, can easily be confused for edible mushrooms. But just one of these unassuming, greenish caps contains enough poison to kill someone.
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Gigi The Cow Broke The Milk Production Record. Is That Bad For Cows?

Cows are being bred to be larger, hungrier, and more productive. But this drive to raise ever-larger, hulking Holsteins has some prominent livestock advocates ringing alarm bells.
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'City Of Gold,' Patchwork Of Cultures: A Tour Of LA's Food Scene

Pulitzer Prize-winner Jonathan Gold is as much a culinary anthropologist and cultural philosopher as he is a food critic. A new documentary follows him across Los Angeles.
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2 Breakfasts May Be Better Than None For School Kids

A study looked at students who ate breakfast at school versus those who ate at home, at both places, or not at all. One of these groups had a higher risk of obesity, and it's not the one you'd think.
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Guinness Tells Beer Drinkers: Keep Your Head And Embrace The 'Stache

The folks at Guinness have a polite request: Don't slurp the foamy head off their beer. It's essentially a nitrogen cap, they say, that's protecting the flavors underneath from being oxidized.

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