Books + Films

NEW VIDEO: Funding Female Farmers for a Less Hungry World

More investment in women farmers will help alleviate hunger and poverty and will lead to more social justice and empowerment for girls and women.

Agricultural Reality Stars

Young generations are becoming more interested in agriculture through hip hop, reality TV shows about young food producers, and stories of farmer “superheroes.”

Under the Mango Tree: New Documentary on Food Program for the Mentally Ill in Ghana

Under the Mango Tree is a forthcoming film about how food repaired the relationship between the mentally ill homeless and the citizens of Tamale, Ghana.

VIDEO: The Stinkin’ Truth About Garlic

The newest How Does it Grow? episode takes viewers to Christopher Ranch, the largest garlic producer in the U.S., to tell the story of how garlic grows.

Shamba is Shaping Up, and Making Over, East African Farms

Shamba Shape Up, a Kenyan agricultural television program, visits a different farm each week educate small farmers.

Redefining the Connection Between Plant and Cuisine: Deborah Madison’s Vegetable Literacy

Vegetable Literacy is a cookbook that looks to nature for innovations in the kitchen.

Food Tank Book of the Week: Cooperative Farming: Frameworks for Farming Together

Faith Gilbert’s new guidebook addresses the challenges of small-scale farms and provides a path for them to compete with big agricultural businesses.

Book of the Week: The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food

Food Tank Book of the Week: The Seed Underground. Saving the world, one seed at a time.

A Discussion with Sarah Elton, Author of “Consumed”

Food Tank talks with Sarah Elton about her book, “Consumed,” and her thoughts on the food movement.

VIDEO RELEASE: Family Farmers + You = A Well Nourished World

Food Tank’s new video, produced in collaboration with Greener Media, reveals that when family farmers have the right tools, they have limitless potential.