U.S. hunting is on the decline nationwide. The drop could have major ramifications for the environment, wildlife conservationists say. Field to Fork hopes to recruit a new audience to hunting: locavores.
Midtown Macon, GA residents used to have easy access to healthy, affordable groceries. But when the Pio Nono Kroger closed, the area became a food desert. Now, fresh food options are few and far between.
The Kountry Kitchen & Seafood restaurant, located in Jeffersonville, Georgia, and serving up country cooking, has becoming a gathering place for a local community in Twiggs County that lacks food options.
Chef Shan Speilberg grew up eating square pizza for lunch at school. As the new dining director at Stratford Academy and Mount de Sales Academy in Macon, GA, he’s serving up gourmet offerings in the lunch line.
Food Network celebrity chef Jernard Wells tells us his 7 must-have foods at a Southern cookout, including fried and grilled chicken, fried catfish, smoked ribs, potato salad, collard greens and mac and cheese.
Michael Twitty is more than just a chef or food writer. He’s a culinary historian, drawing on the cuisines of traditions to cook up old recipes with new flavors inspired by African, Jewish and Southern roots.
Baldwin County School District earned a platinum Golden Radish Award for its farm to school efforts. School Nutrition Director Susan Nelson said the program allows students to get their hands dirty and learn more about where their food comes from.
Macon Food Story is a project of the Collaborative Journalism, The Telegraph, Georgia Public Broadcasting Macon and 13WMAZ. It explores food in the South, touching on health, history, access and culture.
The Bibb County School District has offered free breakfast and lunch for all students since it adopted the Community Eligibility Provision program in 2014. But the new U.S. Farm Bill could change that.