America Cooks With Chefs
Dec03

America Cooks With Chefs

America loves cooking competitions, especially ones that involve celebrity chefs mentoring the contestants. So what better way  to raise awareness of healthy food choices than to pair six James Beard award winning chefs with six inspired contestants (selected by video submission)  to teach them how to re-create their favorite delicious high calorie dishes into equally delicious but low calorie versions and then compete in the America...

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Ag Drones = Smarter Farming Tapa News
Nov14

Ag Drones = Smarter Farming Tapa News

Ag drones can lead to smarter farming. For growing high value crops,e.g. for wine production, the ag drone could be the farmer’s next best friend. With its abilty to fly low, scoop soil samples, take photos, store crop monitoring data and so much more on the cheap ag drones may be the agricultural industry’s silver bullet in crop management efficiencies. Perhaps even with the savings passed along to consumers. Scott...

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Hangin’ At The Supermarket- News Tapa
Nov07

Hangin’ At The Supermarket- News Tapa

Will you be hanging’ at the supermarket? Supermarkets have long offered take out meals, made to order deli sandwiches and even hot soups where you buy your prepared food and take it home to to eat. However, according to reseach from consultant Phil Lempert and ConAgra the trend is towards creating social spaces in grocery stores where you can dine in-store. Whole Foods Tribeca Cafe in New York even provides WiFi. Will grocery...

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Crowdfunding For Restaurants – News Tapa
Oct31

Crowdfunding For Restaurants – News Tapa

Crowdfunding is changing the economic landscape and leveling the playing field for start-ups, nonprofits and even indivduals who may need a little help from their friends to get by. Make room for a new crowdfunding company, Equity Eats, that focuses on neighborhood restaurants, bars and coffee shops. Equity Eats goes further than only securing capital to helping with bookkeeping and even real estate brokering. Based in DC the buzz is...

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Halloween Tricks & Treats From Restaurant Chains – News Tapa
Oct31

Halloween Tricks & Treats From Restaurant Chains – News Tapa

Some national restaurants chains are offerng special treats this Halloween … but watchout for the tricks! Or as the lawyers might call it . the fine print rules. Halloween Treats & Tricks From A Few of Your Favorite Restaurants Carrabba’s Italian Grill – Treat: Kids eat free 10/31 – 11/2. Trick: With the purchase of any adult entree. Chuck E. Cheese – Treat: Kids get 50 free tickets during the month...

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Diva Foodie News ‘Round The Web 10/24/14
Oct24

Diva Foodie News ‘Round The Web 10/24/14

So many interesting happenings in food and drink .. so  little time to discover them. Diva Foodie finds it for you! We go ’round the digital world for the best and most interesting news in food and drink. Some are fun stories, others are important trends. This week we’re highlighting the newest and cutest in food films that stars Winston a Boston Terrier, college and dorm food .. it aint what it use to be (!) and the much loved treat...

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