Innovation and Technology

The New Yuppies: How to Build a New Generation of Tech-Savvy Farmers

If the highest calibre of young people become farmers it will improve food security and help solve the unemployment crisis. Can tech make farming cool?

International Partnership Creating Biodiversity Database

Genetic information from global gene banks will finally be made public and searchable thanks to new international initiative.

11 Apps for Your Next Trip to the Farmers Market

Find local farmer’ markets that support in-season organic food and make the best market shopping choices using your smartphone.

Five Ways Cell Phones are Changing Agriculture in Africa

Africa innovatively harnesses the power of mobile technology to improve agricultural practices.

23 Mobile Apps Changing the Food System

These 23 mobile apps are helping eaters, gardeners, and food enthusiasts live more environmentally sustainable, less wasteful, healthy, and delicious lives.

66 Instagram Accounts Helping Cultivate a Better Food System!

One of the fastest-growing social media networks is Instagram– Food Tank highlights 66 Instagram accounts cultivating a better food system!

Three Questions with Emily Broad Leib of Harvard Law School

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Emily Broad Leib, of Harvard Law School, who will be speaking at the 1st Annual Food Tank Summit.

Five Questions with Shen Tong of Food-X

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with with Shen Tong, founder of Food-X, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit in partnership

Five Questions with Scott Davis, former Chief Concept and Innovation Officer at Panera Bread

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with with Scott Davis, formerly of Panera Bread, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit.

Five Questions with Rodale Institute’s Coach Mark Smallwood

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with with Coach Mark Smallwood of Rodale Institute, who was one of the speakers at the 2015 Food Tank Summit