FWISD Hoping Apples Lead To Healthy Eating HabitsThousands of students in the FWISD will be handed a special treat at lunch on Wednesday to encourage healthy eating habits. They are putting away the leftover Halloween candy and picking up apples.
Dallas Arboretum Adding Farm-To-Table GardenA new farm-to-table area is now under construction at the Dallas Arboretum, set to open next year. A two-acre swath at the botanical garden is being transformed into an area called "A Tasteful Place."
Lysteria Concerns Prompt Another Frozen Veggies RecallThe National Frozen Food Corp. issued a voluntary recall of frozen peas and mixed vegetables due to possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, commonly referred to as Listeria.
End Of Meat? Startups Seek Meat Alternatives For The MassesVeggie patties have been around for decades, but Patrick Brown and others want to make foods without animal products that look, cook and taste like the real thing — and can finally appeal to the masses.
MD Anderson Study Looks At Meat Consumption & Kidney Cancer RiskAnother study suggests easing up on the steaks and pushing back from barbecued, grilled meat.
3 Delicious Veggies To Cook In SpringYou can find just about any vegetable at any time during the year. However, if you shop only for vegetables that are in-season, you'll find that the flavors are stronger.
Veggies Are Most Popular Super Bowl FoodMany parties will have chicken wings and pizza. But a research firm that tracks American eating habits said that vegetables top the list of most popular Super Bowl foods.
Healing Yourself With FoodIn 2015, many of us have made resolutions for a healthier lifestyle, and some people believe that you can eat your way to a healthier new year by adding more vegetables and eliminating sugar.
Whole Foods To Roll Out Produce RankingsSupermarket chain Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as good, better or best based on the supplier's farming practices.
South Dallas Neighborhood Growing Food & JobsFinding healthy and reasonably priced food in some Dallas neighborhoods is tough to say the least, so residents in one historic African-American area are taking matters into their own hands.
Texans With Character: We Over Me FarmEating healthy is not always easy or cheap. That is why one North Texas college took it upon itself to grow fresh fruits and vegetables for its neighbors.
North Texas Prisoner Garden Changing Lives & Boosting BudgetsHill County's new garden by the jail is saving thousands of dollars in prison grocery costs. The first harvest isn't yet complete, but the vegetables harvested so far have saved nearly $2,000.