Calculating Your FoodPrint

Dr. Urvashi Rangan discusses the challenges that consumers face when trying to make sustainable food choices, the power that their food choices hold in shaping our food system, and how FoodPrints can help.

What Does It Take To Feed A City? Melbourne’s Foodprint

A lot of land, water, and energy are needed to feed a city like Melbourne, and a significant amount of food waste and greenhouse gas emissions are generated as a result.

Restaurants Are Helping to Drive Carbon Farming Practices

By donating a portion of each diner’s check, restaurants can help fund the implementation of carbon farming practices, which can be a key driver in the fight against climate change.

How OzHarvest Is Helping Australia Halve Its Food Waste by 2030

Australia’s plan to halve food waste by 2030 is a lofty goal, but the country’s biggest food rescue organization, OzHarvest, is working hard to make it happen.

11 Kitchen Hacks to Cut Down on Food Waste in the Tastiest Way

Use your food to its fullest potential. By using the often-forgotten peels, stems, leaves, and other parts of an ingredient, you can waste less and taste more. Food Tank gives 11 tips for maximizing what you buy at the grocery store.

33 Food and Agriculture Organizations Building a Better Food System in Washington, D.C.

With the 4th Annual Washington, D.C. Food Tank Summit just around the corner, Food Tank is highlighting 33 organizations working to build a better food system in the Washington, D.C. area.

New Study Suggests Americans Could Feed More People by Changing Diet

A study from Tufts University finds that a vegetarian diet with dairy products has the highest carrying capacity of agricultural land.

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.

Five Questions with Ivy Ken of the George Washington University

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with with Ivy Ken of the George Washington University, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit.

Five Questions with Bernie Prince, Co-Executive Director of FRESHFARM Markets

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Bernie Prince, Co-Executive Director of FreshFarm, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit