Government Subsidizes Junk Food; Ferran Adrià Goes from Molecular to Home Cooking

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A new report has found that a significant chunk of federal subsidies for commodity crops goes toward supporting high-fructose corn syrup and three other common food additives used in junk food.
[LA Times]

Food donated for a nutrition program became contaminated with pesticides in Peru, poisoning 89 children and five adults. Three of the children died.
[MSNBC]

The city Housing Authority is considering selling ads on its buildings for everything from for booze and fast food.
[NY Daily News]

Ferran Adrià's forthcoming cookbook, The Family Meal, will offer detailed instructions for building family meals at home.
[Wall Street Journal]

New mom Donatella Arpaia was reportedly overheard talking to Derek Axelrod about a new Midtown location of Teqa.
[NY Post]

A Brooklyn meat company is recalling some 11,000 pounds of chicken, beef, veal, and pork dumpling products because they may contain an undeclared allergen: milk.
[Food Consumer]


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