Check out Pam Warhurst’s TED talk on how we can eat our landscapes. She is absolutely amazing and her energy is so infectious. Pam Warhurst is the Chair of the […]
October 31st was a more frightening halloween then usual. Nature released an article proclaiming that one-third of our greenhouse gas emissions come from agriculture. Two reports published by the Consultative Group on […]
Check out this video by Dr. Evan Fraser for University of Guelph. He is helping to launch the campaign Feeding Nine Billion. The purpose of this project and video is to […]
Conventional aquaculture has rightly earned a reputation for producing low quality seafood at high environmental costs. According to the FAO, major environmental impacts of aquaculture range from changes in benthic […]
A Swedish social enterprise is building a 54m high vertical farm that can feed up to 300,000 people. Plantagon isn’t like other companies. In fact, they say that business as […]
This video is a collaboration between Willie Nelson, Coldplay and the fast food company chain Chipotle. CEO of Chipotle Steve Ells says, “We produced this film to help illustrate the choices people face […]
Every so often, the concept of organic comes under heavy fire. This time around the backlash was prompted by a study released by Stanford University which questions the nutritional value […]
From bee-keeping to community and school gardens, from aquaculture to rooftop farming, urban agriculture is becoming an essential element of food security, improving access to healthy, affordable food in a rapidly urbanizing world. It generates much-needed skills development and local employment while improving local environmental and community health.