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Using Twitter to Avoid Food Poisoning

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The Chicago Department of Public Health uses tweets about food poisoning to identify and investigate possible restaurant violations.

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Experts on farmers markets offer their five top proven guidelines on factors to consider when planning to start a farmers market in your community.

Joe Powers conversing with patrons at Canadian Honker Restaurant

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