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Chip Councell's ancestors began farming on Maryland's Eastern Shore in 1690. He says that in today's world, U.S. farmers have to look abroad for markets. John Ydstie/NPR hide caption

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As Trump Moves To Renegotiate NAFTA, U.S. Farmers Are Hopeful But Nervous

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Acheson recommends looking for simple slow cookers with heavy insert pans. Brittany Lynne/Flickr hide caption

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'The Chef And The Slow Cooker': An Old Technology That's Newly Relevant

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Brent Henderson harvests soybeans on his farm near Weona, Ark. "If it's going to be legal to use and neighbors are planting it, I'm going to have to plant [dicamba-tolerant soybeans] to protect myself," he says. "It's very annoying. ... My neighbor should not dictate what I do on my farm." Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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Chicago-Area Residents No Longer Have To Pay More For Pop

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Rebecca Atienza and her father, Roberto, stand in a grove of decimated coffee trees. Hurricane winds stripped these trees nearly bare of leaves and beans. Nick Michael/NPR hide caption

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'This Was A Beautiful Place': Puerto Rico's Coffee Farms Devastated By Maria

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A barista at El Injerto coffee shop in Guatemala City pours water into a chemex. Guatemala has long been known for its coffee, but a culture of artisanal coffee has only recently taken root here. Anna-Catherine Brigida hide caption

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The Future Of Farming In Puerto Rico

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Archana Pidathala sorts through old recipes that belonged to her grandmother. "She never once complained or felt overwhelmed by the incredible amount of cooking she did for us," she says. Courtesy of Archana Pidathala hide caption

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A road several miles north of Neligh, Neb. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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In 'This Blessed Earth,' The Outdated Romance Of The Family Farm

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Damage to soybean plants and other crops has led to arguments and strain between neighbors. Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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A Wayward Weedkiller Divides Farm Communities, Harms Wildlife

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A cold, crisp glass of apple cider helps wash down those deliciously oily donuts, still hot from the fryer. D. Sharon Pruitt Pink Sherbet/Getty Images hide caption

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FDA Says 'Love' Isn't An Ingredient In Granola

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