Food Production Major Factor in Greenhouse Gas Creation and More News

In today's Media Mix, Kevin Durant's restaurant breaks ground, plus historic restaurant burns down in Hurricane Sandy
Arthur Bovino

The Daily Meal brings you the top news in the food world. 

One-Third of Greenhouse Gases Come From Food Production: A new study shows that the estimate is double the amount the U.N. predicted from farming. [Huffington Post]

Kevin Durant's New Restaurant: The Oklahoma City Thunder basketball player is opening a new restaurant in downtown Oklahoma City; groundbreaking begins next week. [News OK]

Landmark New York Restaurant Destroyed by Sandy: Tony's Pier restaurant on City Island burned down in the superstorm; it was a beloved institution in the Bronx. [NY1]

Haiti's Growing Food Problem: Hurricane Sandy caused major crop destruction, in turn causing growing fears of food shortages. [BBC]


Dr. Weil's Restaurant Opens in Denver: True Food Kitchen, which follows Dr. Weil's anti-inflammatory diet, opened this week. [Westword]