New Super-Preservative Discovered; No Food Deserts in NYC?
Mushrooms have been added to the growing list of foods suspected of radiation poisoning in Japan.
Researchers have discovered a preservative, called bisin, that could extend food's (and wine's) life span for years, even without refrigeration. [Daily Mail]
As more and more properties get foreclosed on throughout the country, guerrilla foragers are emerging to pick fruit and vegetables from abandoned gardens.
Dried pasta maker Barilla will hand out 20,000 free dinner kits from a branded food truck today, and will donate $1 for each meal to Food Bank NYC.
Jeff Mauro, winner of Food Network Star, is already working on his show, which will be called Sandwich King.
Michael Vaughn, the Ringling Bros. chef, who also operates a food truck that feeds the circus staff, offers advice on operating a food truck.
[Nation's Restaurant News]