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Earth Amplified Puts “Culture” Back in “Agriculture,” Empowering Urban Youth

Artists from the roots-rap-reggae band Earth Amplified bring music, food, health, and economic opportunity to food deserts in Oakland.

Food Hero Series: Tezozomoc, NRDC Growing Green Food Justice Leader

Food hero Tezozomoc, known for his work with the South Central Farmers, is an NRDC Growing Green winner of the Food Leader award.

Peaceful Belly: Putting a Face on Farming for Urban Idahoans

Peaceful Belly is an organic farm located just outside of Boise, Idaho. It feeds residents of Southern Idaho through its CSA,and donates food yearly

Edward Mukiibi’s Project DISC Inspires Ugandan Young People to Become Farmers

For many Ugandans, farming is a career of last resort. Project DISC is changing that, inspiring a generation of farmers through sustainable school gardens.

Earth Day: Youth and Agriculture

This Earth Day, we’ll be highlighting the importance of farming for protecting biodiversity, creating economic opportunities, and improving nutrition

April 17th Food Tank Summit Speaker Spotlight: Alan Shannon

Food Tank Summit Speaker Spotlight: Alan Shannon, Public Affairs Director for the USDA Food and Nutrition Service’s Midwest Region.

New Law in Bolivia Directed at Supporting and Empowering Family Farmers

In January of 2013, Bolivian President Evo Morales signed a new law that declared that family farming is of “public and national interest.”

Reducing Food Waste by Accepting “Wonky” Vegetables

Supermarkets are wasting huge amounts of food by refusing to sell aesthetically imperfect produce. How can we resolve this?

Mary’s Meals Combats Childhood Hunger

Mary’s Meals provides thousands of children around the world with school lunches, giving them the nutrition and energy they need to concentrate on their studies

Efforts by The Christensen Fund and Others Revive Nutrient Packed Indigenous and Heirloom Foods

Indigenous, heirloom, and heritage varieties of foods are powerful nutrient sources and more sustainable, too.