Say hello to what we hope will become a regular feature on Cultivating the Good! Clean Your Plate will be a weekly round-up of food news: our favorite stories, things that made us stop and wonder, stuff to load up your browser and keep you occupied through the weekend.
Of course, there’s more out there than we can gather, so please submit your favorite stories in the comments!
Clean Your Plate: 1/10/14
Pollution Rising, Chinese Fear for Soil and Food – New York Times
The Top Food and Agriculture Stories of 2013 in 10 Maps – Modern Farmer
In Sao Paulo, Organic Markets Are Beginning To Take Off – NPR
Looking Back at a Year of Progress for Food System – SFGate
‘Beet’ing the Icy Streets: Cities Thaw with This Unusual Concoction – NationSwell
Kale, Kale Everywhere, but Only Cheetos to Eat – The Atlantic
How Many Cheers for Cheerios? – New York Times