Growing Ideas: Projects Work to Spread Agricultural Innovations

Scientific Animations Without Borders and the SANREM knowledgebase are implementing creative approaches to spreading new ideas and technologies in agriculture.

Farming Pioneer Joel Salatin’s Secrets to Reconnecting with Your Food

Polyface Farm is simple in its complexity. By working with nature, Joel Salatin has had a positive impact on the food chain.

34 Indigenous Crops Promoting Health and Feeding the World

Food Tank has compiled a list of indigenous fruits, vegetables, and grains that are nutritious, delicious, and contribute to sustainable livelihoods.

12 College Campuses Leading the Way for Sustainable Dining

These university dining halls are striving to be sustainable by serving locally sourced food to their students, staff and faculty.

MyFood30: Growing Tomorrow’s Food Leaders

MyFood30 launched a 50 day campaign to hear young people’s views on the future of agri-food systems.

Growing Farmers Around the Globe

Training new farmers is key to feeding the world. These educational programs are up to the task.

The EAT Initiative to Host Event ‘Achieving Sustainable Nutrition Security for All’

The EAT Initiative will host event focused on sustainable nutrition security to coincide with the UN Summit and UN General Assembly.

Milk With Dignity: Farmworkers Reach Important Agreement with Ben & Jerry’s

Farmworkers that provide labor for Vermont’s dairy farms reached a critical step in the Milk With Dignity campaign.

Small-Scale Farming to Stop Cocaine Production

As Colombia halts its aerial spraying program, the alternative development programs look to turn farmers towards legal agriculture.

Taste Education helps Edible Insects Attract Consumers

Taste education helps shift eaters from seeing insects as a “pest” to “potential” in sustainable food and agricultural systems.

Kuli Kuli Brings Nutrition to West Africa by Bringing Moringa to America

Kuli Kuli harnesses the power of superfood “moringa” to bring cross-national nutrition to those in need.

World Leaders to Seek Global Warming Solutions at COP 21

Global climate discussions will take place later this year in Paris, France, at COP 21.

Recipes for Change: Chefs Feature Ingredients from Small Farmers Adapting to Climate Change

Chefs and farmers are working together in the developing world to adapt to a changing climate and create unique #RecipesForChange.

Exploring The MEANS Database: An Interview with World Food Prize Youth Institute Alum Maria Rose

World Food Prize alum Maria Rose has a powerful new project that aims to connect food to those in need.

James Beard Foundation Announces Sixth Annual Conference

The James Beard Foundation announces its sixth annual conference: Rethinking the Future of Food.

16 Campaigns that Reveal the REAL Cost of Food

Industrial agriculture is externalizing the environmental and health costs associated with food production, these 16 campaigns fight back.

The GM Labeling Law to End All Labeling Laws

Timothy Wise of Tufts University gives an update on the GMO debate.

Voices of Soil: Video and Essay Contest Celebrates International Year of Soils

The Voices of Soil Essay and Video Contest, celebrating the 2015 International Year of Soils, is now open to submissions.

A Summer to Remember: An Interview with Borlaug-Ruan International Intern Sweta Sudhir

Sweta Sudhir, Borlaug-Ruan International Intern travels to Ankara, Turkey to participate in Agricultural lab-research.

Food Sovereignty and Farmers of Color: An Interview with Natasha Bowens

Food Tank interviews Natasha Bowens, author of the new book, The Color of Food.

Be Featured on Food Tank’s Instagram: Submit Photos of #WhatsInYourGarden Today!

Food Tank would love the opportunity to see what you’re harvesting in your backyard, in pots, in your community garden, or on your roof!

Calling all Farmers! Be Featured in Food Tank’s Farmer Spotlight Series

Food Tank invites YOU to participate in our new farmer spotlight series.

Let’s Fix This…A Discussion with Food Tank President Danielle Nierenberg

Let's Fix This featured Food Tank President Danielle Nierenberg, a global crusader for a sustainable and equitable food supply.

Food Tank Webinar Series: Digital Agriculture with David Bergvinson

Food Tank presents a discussion with Dr. David Bergvinson, Director General of The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT).

250 Must-Follow Twitter Feeds For Every Food Activist

Here are 250 Twitter accounts for every food activist to follow.

15 Ways to Donate 15 Dollars to Build Food Justice Right Now

Food Tank highlights 15 ways to donate US$15 to a more just food system.

28 Inspiring Urban Agriculture Projects

Around the world, urban farms and gardens are cultivating good food on underutilized land.

30 Incubators and Funding Resources for Farms and Food

Food Tank highlights 30 resources available for producers who are working to create food sovereignty and sustainable farm business models.

30 Women Under 30 Changing Food

These 30 powerful women ages 30 and under are revolutionizing food and agriculture across the world.

Cultivating Equality in the Food System- Danielle Nierenberg at #TEDxMan

Danielle Nierenberg spoke about the importance of women in nourishing both people and the planet at TEDxManhattan ‘Changing the Way We Eat.’

101 Facts That Make Us Hopeful About the Future of Food

Food Tank is highlighting 101 stories of hope, innovation, and success, in creating a better food system.

10 Ways to Support the Next Generation of Farmers

Support a new generation of farmers as they take on the difficult task of feeding the nation.

Help Us Sign Up New Food Tank Sustainers!

Since our launch, you've seen the energy and momentum behind Food Tank, an independent voice seeking sustainable solutions for our broken food system. Now, we need your help. To keep Food Tank moving forward, we need to sign up new sustaining members!

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Download the 2014 Good Food Org Guide!

On October 26, The James Beard Foundation and Food Tank released the "2014 Good Food Org Guide," a definitive resource that highlights the exemplary work non-profit organizations in the United States are doing on food and agriculture, nutrition and health, hunger and obesity, and food justice.

Download the report (.pdf)

Support the International Year of Soils!

Healthy soil is the foundation of our economy, ecosystem, and food supply. Join Food Tank and the United Nations General Assembly in supporting the International Year of Soils (IYS) to increase awareness and understanding of the importance of protecting the world’s soil.

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