Looking for unique or rare garden seeds to start growing this season? Seed Savers Exchange is dedicated to preserving heirloom seeds from all over, via seedsavers.com

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Epiphany has passed.  Did you have your galette des rois (kings’ cake)?  A French dessert comprised of puff pastry, frangipane and a ceramic figure, via the Huffington Post.

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The Food and Agriculture Organization announced that the price of food has greatly increased.  Demands for meats, grains, and sugars are compounding the problem, via The Atlantic.

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The genomes for the chocolate tree and plant have been released by competing chocolate companies. Learn more about the science behind chocolate, via Nature.com.

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Resolution for the year: cook.  Mark Bittman shares advice and recipes for becoming a cook in 2011, via NYT.

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