Despite crop losses that are estimated at 90% by some producers, Louisiana's Strawberry Festival will open today. The effects of flooding rains on this year's crop will likely mean consumers will be paying more for locally produced strawberries.
The widespread popularity of social media has added a new dimension to our enjoyment of food. When you're scanning Facebook, or Instagram, you'll likely see photos of other users recent meals. You may not care for this. You may really like to see photos of other people's meals.