Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate with family and friends and share a meal together. For many U.S. families, that means roast turkey, stuffing, cranberry, and pumpkin pie. But for some refugee families, the holiday can be a time to share native dishes and new holiday traditions.

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New England’s apple crop this year is slightly behind last year’s. The New England Apple Association says the crop is down about ten percent from 2017. 

Eating Organic May Cut Some Cancer Risks, Study Finds

Oct 23, 2018
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big new study out of France suggests that eating organic food may slightly lower your risk of certain cancers — but the findings are far from the final word.

Sushi lovers will tell you that full-grown eels, called unagi, are pretty tasty. That's why Sara Rademaker started raising baby eels a few years ago ... in her basement near the coast of Maine.

Sun Gold cherry tomatoes in a garden in Florence, Massachusetts.
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A new study has confirmed a vegetarian diet does the least harm to the planet.