Food and Agriculture Issues

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TCHO Chocolate Reintroduces Itself as Entirely Plant-Based   
December 08, 2021
Source: Food Dive - TCHO (“cho”), a pioneering craft chocolate maker based in Berkeley, Calif., is replacing its milk chocolate-based bars with plant-based dairy alternatives and introducing a complete packaging makeover.
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Are humans at the top of the food chain'   
December 08, 2021
Source: MSN - Lions, wolves and great white sharks have no natural predators, except humans. Does that mean humans are at the top of the food chain'
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Ukraine, Explained   
December 08, 2021
Source: New York Times - Putin has rejected multilateral diplomacy on Ukraine, insisting on one-on-one conversations with the U.S. “He wants a Cold War-style treaty,” Anton Troianovski, The Times’s Moscow bureau chief, says.
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The debt ceiling has existed since 1917. Here's how it's impacted government spending ever since   
December 08, 2021
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch - The Constitution gives Congress the power to borrow money on the United States’ credit and it has imposed a cap or ceiling on how much debt the Treasury can assume to pay for programs already approved.
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234K pounds of ham, pepperoni products recalled over listeria concerns   
December 08, 2021
Source: Fox 13 - Alexander & Hornung is recalling 234,000 pounds of cooked ham and pepperoni products sold nationwide due to possible listeria contamination.
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West Mexico Winter Produce Business Updates 2021   
December 08, 2021
Source: The Packer - Mexico this winter, but there has been a shift in the commodities grown, said Brian Bernauer, director of operations and sales. “We are increasing the roma tomatoes and decreasing the rounds,” he said.
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'Alarming' Rate of Abuse in Pregnant Women With Epilepsy   
December 08, 2021
Source: Medscape - Women with epilepsy are more than twice as likely as those without the disorder to report physical, sexual, or emotional abuse during pregnancy, new research shows.
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Anantha Chandrakasan awarded 2022 IEEE Mildred Dresselhaus Medal   
December 07, 2021
Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Anantha Chandrakasan, dean of the MIT School of Engineering and Vannevar Bush Professor of EECS, has been named the recipient of the 2022 IEEE Mildred Dresselhaus Medal in recognition of his “contributions to ultralow-power...
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Japan’s Upcoming Nuclear Waste Dump   
December 07, 2021
Source: CounterPunch - Nuclear waste is an interminable curse that eternally haunts the future of civilization for hundreds/thousands of years. “The challenge of making nuclear
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Hate speech lawsuit against Facebook gains powerful ally: D.C.’s attorney general   
December 07, 2021
Source: Washington Post on MSN.com - In April, advocacy group Muslim Advocates filed a lawsuit in D.C. Superior Court accusing Facebook executives — including CEO Mark Zuckerberg — of deceiving lawmakers and falsely claiming the company removes harmful...
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