Parlee Farms Still Going Strong; Chick-Fil-A Experiments With Nuggets


• Chelmsford’s 84-year-old Charlie Parlee still farms as in days of yore. His motto: “The food on the table, you have to put it there,” he reveals in a profile. [Herald]

• For anyone interested in fooling himself into thinking a chicken nugget could be healthy, Chick-Fil-A is adding a grilled version of the poultry morsels to its menu. [USAT]

• Snails are crawling their way into Asian, Italian, and even Spanish preparations. Catch them if you can. [WSJ]

• One food and beverage website is claiming that F&B; jobs have accounted for over a quarter of recent employment growth. We think they’re trying to say “You’re welcome.” [PR Web]