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Big Food Changes Direction on GMOs

Major food companies, such as General Mills and Mars, Inc., opt to implement GMO labels for all U.S. products.

Is it Possible to Grow Spinach Locally and Year-Round?

How can we grow spinach year-round while conserving land, water, and food miles? Check out this How Does it Grow episode to find out.

The First 1,000 Days by Roger Thurow: Eliminating Global Malnutrition 1,000 Days at a Time

Roger Thurow's The First 1,000 Days follows 12 women from 4 countries as they struggle to provide the best care for their babies in the crucial first 1000 days.

Research Shows Organic Agriculture Boosts Local Economies

The Organic Trade Association released research showing that organic agriculture boosts local economies.

Singer-Songwriter Jack Johnson Is Teaching Kids About Food and Food Waste

Jack Johnson’s environmental education foundation is helping to change how food waste is managed in Hawaii by educating students.

Plate of the Union Wants YOU to Take Action

American voters can take action and encourage the next President to fix the broken food system.

Open Agriculture Initiative: Is Digital Farming the Future of Food?

MIT Open Agriculture Initiative is on a mission to digitalize agriculture using desktop Personal Food Computers and carefully engineered climate recipes.

New Study Finds Potential Health Benefits of Consuming Organic Meats and Milk

A new meta-analysis finds that omega-3 intake from organic animal products might confer measurable health benefits.

Putting “Dollars on the Data:” Map the Meal Gap Report Sheds Light on Food Insecurity in U.S.

The 2016 Map the Meal Gap report provides sobering data about food insecurity and food assistance at the local level in the United States.

Analysis Highlights Countries Leading the Fight Against Food Waste

A study, published in December 2015, compares household food waste generation trends and determinants across 44 countries of various income levels.

Stories from the Farm: Their Favorite Food at Every Meal

A female farmer in Rwanda joined One Acre Farm so she could successfully grow more of her kids' favorite food: beans.

Changing Livestock Feed Can be Solution to Climate Change

A recent study shows that changing livestock feed could significantly reduce environmental impacts.

17 Farmer Heroes for Sustainability, Equality, and Defense of Traditions

Check out these seventeen farmer heroes who, from poetry to advocacy, are doing more than putting food on our plates.

Action Alert! Keep Organic Growing Stronger!

Please help advance the welfare of organic livestock and poultry by taking action today.

Jamie Oliver Launches His Food Revolution on May 20th

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution aims to empower people around the world to fix the broken food system.

World Fair Trade Day: Fairtrade America Takes Us Inside The World’s Biggest Coffee Break

Mary Linnell-Simmons reflects on the execution of and fulfillment from serving coffee to some of the 30,000 Passport DC visitors.

Feeding Two Birds with One Scone: Copia Re-Routes Food Waste and Alleviates Hunger

Copia, a San Francisco-based organization, uses a tech-savvy business model to address issues of hunger and food distribution.

The Food Innovation Program 2.0 Announces a Food Tank Scholarship

Food Tank community members have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship for the second edition of the Food Innovation Master's Program.

The Kasiisi Project Harnesses the Power of Human Waste to Cook School Meals

The Kasiisi Project teaches children in rural western Uganda about the importance of caring for the environment with innovative solutions to conservation.

Foodwaze Helps Consumers Connect with Sustainable Food Businesses

Consumers can connect with sustainable food businesses in their community using the Foodwaze app.

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

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

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Food Tank: Building a Global Community for Safe, Healthy, Nourished Eaters

An interview with Food Tank President, Danielle Nierenberg.

Danielle Nierenberg’s Closing Remarks at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Danielle Nierenberg, President of Food Tank, delivered closing remarks at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in D.C.

“Farmers Leading the Food Movement” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Farmers Leading the Food Movement” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Fighting for Fair Food” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Fighting for Fair Food” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Future of Organic” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Future of Organic” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Legislating Change in Agriculture” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Legislating Change in Agriculture” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Raj Patel’s Keynote at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Raj Patel, Writer, Activist, and Academic, delivered a keynote speech at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in D.C.

Debra Eschmeyer’s Keynote at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Debra Eschmeyer, Executive Director of Let’s Move!, delivered a keynote speech at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in D.C.

Danielle Nierenberg’s Opening Remarks on Day 2 of the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Danielle Nierenberg, President of Food Tank, delivered opening remarks on day 2 of the 2016 Food Tank Summit in D.C.

“Innovative Models for Food Recovery & Reducing Food Waste” Panel at the 2016 D.C. Food Tank Summit

“Innovative Models for Food Recovery & Reducing Food Waste” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Food Security and Conflict” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Food Security and Conflict” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Protein for the Planet” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Protein for the Planet” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Beyond Calories” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Beyond Calories: The Need for Nutrient Dense Diets” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Uncommon Collaborations” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Uncommon Collaborations—Finding Solutions by Building Partnerships” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

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