Food Waste

U.S. EPA Initiative Fights Food Waste at the Household Level

King County, Washington is tackling household food waste through a new initiative and partnership with the Environmental Protection Agency.

40 Chances to Create a Better Food System

Food Tank has compiled a list of 40 individuals and organizations breaking the status quo in food and nutrition security, food sovereignty, and food justice.

Apply to the Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Sustainable Development!

The Earth Institute calls for applications to its Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

How Do We Change the Food System? Start Early!

On October 24th, Food Day will bring attention to the many ways in which young people are creating a better food system.

Real Food Media Project Launches Online Film Competition

A new film competition seeking short films about sustainable food and farming — the Real Food Media Contest — is now open for entries at

Eating City Establishes Manifesto for a More Just and Sustainable Food System for Cities

This manifesto, established at the Eating City Summer Campus takes steps toward implementing an open, transparent, and participatory food policy in cities.

14 Reasons to Be Hopeful About the Future of Food

Food Tank’s mission is to highlight stories of hope and success. These are 14 reasons to be hopeful about the future of the food system.

Getting Beyond the “Second Disaster”: Rethinking Food Drives with New Online Platform is an online platform that addresses every identifiable inefficiency that exists within the traditional in-kind donation process.

26 Films Every Food Activist Must Watch

Food Tank has selected 26 incredible films educating audiences about changes being made – or that need to be made – in the food system.

Call for Submissions to Food Banks and Emergency Food Provision Journal

A special edition of an Emerald Journal calls for submissions regarding food banks and emergency food provision for 2014.