April 27, 2011 Getting schools to partner with local farms and food producers is a good first step to improving nutrition, says food activist Alice Waters. But just offering the food doesn't guarantee that kids will eat it, she says.
April 5, 2011 The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants processors and packers to hold on to meat until lab results come back clean for bacterial contamination. The change in testing could help keep unsafe meat off the market.
July 22, 2010 Host Michel Martin says the point of Sherrod's story is not just understanding your own truth, but also that of someone else.
July 22, 2010 Shirley Sherrod Talks With President Obama
July 21, 2010 Shirley Sherrod got an apology and job offer from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
July 21, 2010 White House press secretary Robert Gibbs offered ex-USDA official Shirley Sherrod an apology.