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A Simple Guide to Regrowing 5 Everyday Veggie Scraps

Americans generate food waste like nobody’s business. The USDA estimates that in 2010, we didn’t eat nearly a third of the 430 billion pounds of food …

Green Energy

How farm to market-based solutions can take organic to the next level

There may be a lot of info out there to sell you on the benefits of buying organic, but that still doesn’t protect you against experiencing some …

A Restaurant That Serves Up A Side Of Social Goals

<i>This is part of a series of stories about starting over, profiling people who, by choice or circumstance, reinvented or transformed themselves.</i><p>When Srirupa Dasgupta came to the U.S. from India to attend college in the mid-1980s, she was determined to work in high-tech, not the restaurant industry. …

5,000,000,000,0000: That’s How Many Pieces Of Plastic Are In The Ocean (That’s 5 Trillion)

Scientists may be getting closer to the truth, however. A new study reports on the most comprehensive effort yet to tally the problem, and the …

World Leaders Come Together to Discuss the Interconnection of Landscapes, Agriculture and Climate

Recently—while taking a break from the global Conference of the Parties (COP) Climate Change Conference—government officials, policymakers, …

Q & A with Sustainable Food Trust’s Patrick Holden

The Sustainable Food Trust (SFT) is an organization with a mission of working internationally to accelerate the transition to more sustainable food …

14 Reasons to Be Hopeful About the Future of Food

When it comes to the future of the food system, it’s hard not to be discouraged. Nearly one billion people are hungry, and another 1.5 billion are …

20 Great Books About Food

Food Tank has selected 20 books that entertain, inform, and reaffirm the importance of food and agriculture. From sustainable seafood to ethical …

Food Prices: Always Too High or Too Low

This year's bumper wheat crop has helped push food prices to a four-year low, according to FAO's Food Price Index.<p>This is a welcome development, but we must not waste it through complacency.<p>The governance arrangements of international agricultural commodity markets are ripe for an overhaul to …

If we had to pay the bill to nature, what would food waste cost us?

17 Sep 2014<p>Each year, 30 percent of global food production is lost after harvest or wasted in shops, households and catering services. This …

Zero Hunger Challenge

Moby Wants You to Save the Bees

When electronic musician Moby decamped from New York City to Los Angeles a few years back, fans discovered that he may be as obsessed with …

10 things that would fix the food system faster than GMO-labeling

If we want a better food system there are plenty of things that would make a bigger difference than GMO labeling. The other day I argued that …

Go Apple Picking, Then Make This Apple Scrap Vinegar

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16 Detoxing Cleanse Foods

Get a jump-start on losing extra pounds with these essential cleanse foods<p>As a nutritionist, I always suggest that my clients get a jump-start on weight loss and a new way of eating with a short "cleanse," to help eliminate cravings, wake up the digestive system, and prepare the body for a new …

Why New Hampshire is doing eggs right

<b>Mary and Bruce Jones</b> <b><br>Patridge Farm</b> <b><br>North Haverhill, N.H.</b><p>“Live free-range or die” — that’s basically the motto of Patridge Farm, an organic farm that …

Americans are eating better — well, some Americans

Income gap! What are you doing here?! We’re trying to have a conversation about food and you just show up uninvited and unannounced, as usual.<p>Just …

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From the Gridiron to the Concession Line: Former Linebacker Is Now Raising Grass-Fed Beef

It may indeed have been better to be a cow than a Ram at the Edward Jones Dome on Sunday. While the St. Louis Rams took a drubbing at the hands of …

Ten Young People Who Are Changing the Food System

Innovations in agriculture don’t just come from veteran environmentalists or food industry heavyweights. In fact, many inspiring projects are the …

The Lexicon

We are a non-profit strategic communications agency focused on regenerative principles in food and agriculture.<p>Our primary tool is language. The …

Sustainability

How Climate-smart Agriculture Is Improving the Lives of Millions Around the World

<b>We've documented success stories from farming communities around the world</b><p>The world's climate is changing fast, and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future, no matter what measures we now take to reduce humankind's impact on it. And as temperatures rise, rainfall patterns and amounts …

Moringa

Description<p>Moringa is a genus of shrubs and trees with multi-purpose uses: its leaves, roots and immature pods are consumed as a vegetable. All parts …

Recipes

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Apples

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30 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Day in 5 Minutes or Less

You’re a busy person. Your days are filled with meetings, project, deadlines, family issues, and many other urgent things. That leaves very little …

Train your brain to crave healthy food - CNN.com

A superfood is easy to find in the grocery store, contains nutrients that are known to enhance longevity and has other health benefits that are backed by peer-reviewed, scientific studies. Broccoli makes the list because it's one of nature's most nutrient-dense foods, with only 30 calories per cup. …

How to Build a Veggie Grain Bowl

1.6K<p>SHARES<p>Looking for meals you can toss together with your eyes closed? We hear you. No matter how tired you are, we're betting you can manage to …