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Panera Bread Makes New Commitment to Animal Welfare Standards

Panera Bread will reduce use of antibiotics and confinement for farm animals.

VIDEO RELEASE: Biocultural Diversity Combats Climate Change

Food Tank produced a video highlighting how biocultural landscapes can benefit the health of both people and the planet.

Cityblooms Brings Fresh Food to Tight Spaces

Cityblooms is making modular urban microfarming a reality.

Reindeer Herders of Northern Europe Confront Climate Change

The traditional livelihood of the Sámi reindeer herders is being threatened by climate change and land rights issues.

President Clinton and Global Leaders Inspired by Coalition of Immokalee Workers

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers is recognized by global leaders at the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting.

Tune in to Inside School Food Radio

Inside School Food is a forum for those working to bring health and sustainability to school lunchrooms.

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

It is crucial to take a cross-sectoral journey toward sustainable landscape-scale development and climate resiliency.

A Rare Look at Genetic Diversity in Our Food System

Genetic preservationists are vital to the sustainability of future food production.

Women in Agriculture: Zimbabwe Strives for Gender Equality

Programs in Zimbabwe are working to close the gender gap and empower women farmers to take leadership roles in agriculture.

Food Tank’s 2014 Winter Reading List

Food Tank’s winter reading list will warm you up and leave you inspired.

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Five Awesome Food Organizations in Oklahoma

<p>Oklahoma has five top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

Oklahoma has five top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

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WEBINAR: The Future of Climate with Vicky Rateau

​In case you missed it: Oxfam Campaign Manager, Vicky Rateau, presented on the results and impact of the Climate Change Conference COP20 in Lima, Peru.

Mrs. Green’s World

LISTEN: “We need to be inspired. We need to inspire businesses, people, farmers, and policy-makers”

Danielle Nierenberg talks to Mrs. Green about Food Tank's mission to inspire readers, the importance of women in agriculture, and the upcoming Food Tank Summit in January.

Five Awesome Food Organizations in Ohio

<p>Ohio has five top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

Ohio has five top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

Seven Awesome Food Organizations in North Dakota

<p>North Dakota has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

North Dakota has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

Seven Awesome Food Organizations in North Carolina

<p>North Carolina has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

North Carolina has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

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RECORDING: Food Tank’s Exclusive Webinar with Courtney Paisley

In case you missed it, listen to Food Tank's Exclusive Webinar Series on Youth in Agriculture with Courtney Paisley, Director of Young Professionals for Agricultural Development (YPARD).

Samburu Pastoralists Protect Environment and Culture

Samburu pastoralist’s lives are being threatened by climate change.

Samburu Pastoralists have developed their culture and indigenous breeds based upon the environment in which they live, and in turn have protected that environment and its biodiversity.They ask to have their environment and culture protected.

Nine Awesome Food Organizations in New York

<p>New York has nine top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

New York has nine top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

Six Awesome Food Organizations in New Mexico

<p>New Mexico has six top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

New Mexico has six top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just-released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

A New Partnership between Kenya and Nigeria Aims to Reduce Food Imports

The Kenya-Nigeria Agribusiness Forum aims to reduce imports and support farmers at home.

Nigeria and Kenya will partner through the Kenya-Nigeria Agribusiness Forum with the goal to reduce imports, increase sustainability and financing for farmers, mend value chains, and develop agriculture standards.

Seven Awesome Food Organizations in New Jersey

<p>New Jersey has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

New Jersey has seven top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

Rice Varieties Critical to Culture and Biodiversity at Risk of Extinction

Rice terraces in the Philippine Cordillera Mountains are the production of two millennia of knowledge passed down from generation to generation.

Culturally significant heirloom rice varieties in the Philippines are at risk of extinction, but Slow Food, Terra Madre, and UNESCO are working to prevent biodiversity and indigenous knowledge from being lost.

The Future of Rice in Japan

<p>Japan’s issues with sustainability, food self-sufficiency, and food security find their perfect metaphor with rice.</p>

Japan’s issues with sustainability, food self-sufficiency, and food security find their perfect metaphor with rice. The distorting forces of the global economy, a graying population of those who grow it, the misplaced initiatives of the huge agricultural cooperative that represents them and a ruling government party that actively opposes the co-op poses big questions about Japan’s agricultural future.

Six Awesome Food Organizations in New Hampshire

<p>New Hampshire has six top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.</p>

New Hampshire has six top organizations named in the James Beard Foundation and Food Tank’s just released 2014 Good Food Org Guide.

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!

Become a Food Tank Sustainer today.

Register Now For Food Tank's 1st Annual Summit!

Located at George Washington University in Washington, DC, Food Tank's 1st Annual Summit will feature more than 75 speakers who are active leaders in the food movement.

Register for the Summit

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)

Sign a Petition in Support of the 2014 International Year of Family Farming

Food Tank is joining the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and over 360 civil society and farmer's organizations in celebrating the International Year of Family Farming.

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