Food system emissions need attention at Biden’s climate summit

President BidenJoe BidenBiden eyes bigger US role in global vaccination efforts Trump says GOP will take White House in 2024 in prepared speech Kemp: Pulling All-Star game out of Atlanta will hurt business owners of color MORE is convening a Leaders Summit on Climate later this month as the Biden-Harris administration looks to reestablish U.S. leadership in the global effort to address climate change.  There will surely be much discussion about coal-fired power plants, electric vehicles and clean energy jobs. But the world won’t meet the climate goals of the Paris Agreement without addressing emissions from one surprising and under-discussed source: the food system. 

Recent studies estimate that the food system contributes about one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions. For perspective, this represents more global greenhouse gas emissions than from the combustion of any individual fossil fuel, including coal. The figures are substantial even at a

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10 Best Cooking Shows That Aren’t About Competition

The top reality television news of the month is certainly the return of Top Chef. While the new season of the cooking competition series has set food fans abuzz, it is hard to shake the feeling that it is yet another culinary series that has been wholly co-opted by the competitive nature of television. Many executives seem to think that competition series are the only way forward on Food Network and other similar entities.

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Fortunately, the history of food on the small screen is one that also welcomes decidedly non-competitive affairs. From shows that teach about cooking directly to those that do it in a more palatable manner, there is always something to devour when chefs and bakers squaring off isn’t what you are in the mood for.

10 The Chef Show (Netflix)

The Chef Show

First up, on Netflix, Jon

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