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When you think about it, a Memorial Day spread is often almost vegetarian. Favorites include many meat-free options - like potato salad, deviled eggs, pasta salad, fruit salad, desserts and more. We know that Homer Simpson said, "You don’t win friends with salad," but we are here to boldly disagree with him!
This week’s Eco News features stories about expansive poultry recalls; the health benefits of organic versus conventional; the glyphosate debate - and much more!
As support for local food has grown, some crops that were previously discarded as farm by-products - like green garlic and garlic scapes - have been adopted by eaters as newly discovered culinary delights. Read on to learn about how to eat up every last bit of the garlic plant!
Here we chat with Liz Carollo, the Publicity Manager for GrowNYC’s Greenmarket, NYC’s largest farmer’s market organization. Greenmarket turns 40 this year and it’s ready to celebrate its incredible growth: from a market with 12 farmers in a parking lot on 59th Street to over 230 farmers at 54 markets throughout the five boroughs!