OPB | Nov. 26, 2015
Mark Schatzker's new book, "The Dorito Effect," explores the science of flavor.
OPB | Nov. 06, 2015
The makers of a storytelling project have built "pop-up story booths" in order to collect oral histories of people in the Latino community, with a special emphasis on food.
OPB | Oct. 23, 2015
A new report from PSU finds that the food industry provides over 11 percent of the jobs in the region and adds over $6 billion in profits to the local economy.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2015
For the past three years, the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 has been phasing in stricter nutritional standards for federally funded school lunch programs.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2015
The legislature nearly quadrupled the amount of money available for schools to buy locally grown and processed food this year.
OPB | July 23, 2015
We listen back to our conversation with author Nikki Giovanni about her most recent collection of poems, essays, and stories, Chasing Utopia.
OPB | May 27, 2015
A new report examines the challenges for "Ag of the Middle" — growers too big to rely solely on CSAs or farmer's markets, but too small to compete with industrial operations.
OPB | May 12, 2015
On May 19, voters will weigh in on school board elections, bond measures, and public safety funding.
OPB | April 16, 2015
Portland chef and author Jenn Louis joins us to discuss her career and book "Pasta By Hand."
OPB | Jan. 19, 2015
MONDAY: United Noshes is creating delicacies from around the world for Portland diners.
OPB | Dec. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The state is becoming increasingly known for growing this underground fungal delicacy. It's not unusual for truffles to sell for $3000 per pound and more.
OPB | Dec. 04, 2014
THURSDAY: Almost 200 years ago, the burgeoning city of Manhattan faced a crisis between growing urban development and lingering pastoral interests.
OPB | Nov. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll hear about how childhood hunger plays out in rural versus urban parts of Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 17, 2014
MONDAY: A new EarthFix series focuses on the high price of food waste, and looks into curbside composting programs in the Northwest.
OPB | Nov. 17, 2014
MONDAY: We'll get an update about the the 13 thousand Oregon ballots that were contested because of signature problems, and whether those ballots could impact the outcome of Measure 92.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll hear from those who oppose and support Measure 92, which would require food manufacturers and retailers to label genetically engineered foods.
OPB | July 17, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll learn more about efforts to regulate food carts in Salem and Vancouver, and what that will mean for businesses and consumers.
OPB | June 02, 2014
MONDAY: Scott Nelson, business editor for The Oregonian, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | March 07, 2014
FRIDAY: Two of the country's largest grocery chains have joined a long list of stores that won't sell genetically engineered salmon.
OPB | Feb. 21, 2014
FRIDAY: Celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni's latest collection, Chasing Utopia, blends poetry and prose to tells stories that are both personal and political.