Chef Joey Elenterio on the Future of Foie Gras in California

Too often the debate over the fate of foie gras in California either gets boiled down into over-simplified terms or boils over into barely coherent invective. The ban against producing or selling foie gras went into effect July 1, in accordance with Senate Bill 1520 which outlawed gavage (or the process of force-feeding ducks or [...]

‘Eat the City’ Author Robin Shulman


A city is a living natural place. You may not think it to look at it, but the City, New York, teems with more naturally sustained life than some of our Central Valley farmland. And if people take anything away from her new book Eat the City (subtitled A Tale of the Fishers, Foragers, Butchers, [...]