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Farm Bill organizers regroup in Phoenix

Greetings from smoldering-hot Phoenix. (But it's a dry heat! Right... somehow when it's a million degrees, that caveat becomes less convincing.) It's been a full, exhausting day. One highlight for me was playing fly on the wall during a coming-together of folks who participated in the Farm and Food Policy...

Postcard from Phoenix: Only in America

The husband and I are in Scottsdale, AZ, visiting his family for a few days before the W.K. Kellogg Food and Society Conference starts in nearby Chandler. (See last year's recap.) The Ethicurean's Elanor is going too; we're excited to hang out with our buddies Tom Philpott and Sam Fromartz, among the many...

Worth the hassle: Pizzeria Bianco in Phoenix

See those people in the picture above? No, they're not waiting for PlayStations or concert tickets. They are anxiously, competitively queuing for pizza. Not just any pizza, mind you — the "Best Pizza in America," according to Ed Levine, the author of 2005's "Pizza: A Slice of Heaven," who ate a thousand...