Innovation for Sustainability

Is it Possible to Grow Spinach Locally and Year-Round?

How can we grow spinach year-round while conserving land, water, and food miles? Check out this How Does it Grow episode to find out.

Open Agriculture Initiative: Is Digital Farming the Future of Food?

MIT Open Agriculture Initiative is on a mission to digitalize agriculture using desktop Personal Food Computers and carefully engineered climate recipes.

Putting “Dollars on the Data:” Map the Meal Gap Report Sheds Light on Food Insecurity in U.S.

The 2016 Map the Meal Gap report provides sobering data about food insecurity and food assistance at the local level in the United States.

Feeding Two Birds with One Scone: Copia Re-Routes Food Waste and Alleviates Hunger

Copia, a San Francisco-based organization, uses a tech-savvy business model to address issues of hunger and food distribution.

The Kasiisi Project Harnesses the Power of Human Waste to Cook School Meals

The Kasiisi Project teaches children in rural western Uganda about the importance of caring for the environment with innovative solutions to conservation.

Foodwaze Helps Consumers Connect with Sustainable Food Businesses

Consumers can connect with sustainable food businesses in their community using the Foodwaze app.

Food Systems Innovators from Around the World Compete for Food+City’s Challenge Prize

Food+City seeks innovative solutions to food systems issues through the annual Challenge Prize.

Ten Questions with Shen Tong, Founder and Managing Partner of Food Future

Food Tank spoke with Shen Tong, the Founder and Managing Partner of Food Future, who will be speaking at the Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Seven Questions with Suresh Vukki and Manny Sek, Co-Founders of Leafware

Food Tank spoke with Suresh Vukki and Manny Sek, the Co-Founders of Leafware. Leafware is one of the sponsors of the Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

Ten Questions with Sara Roversi, Co-Founder of You Can Group and Future Food Institute

Food Tank spoke with Sara Roversi, the Co-Founder of You Can Group, who will be speaking at the Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.