Public Health

Do You Want Flies With That? 10 Insects You Should Consider Adding to Your Diet

Insects are a nutritious source of energy, and adding them to your diet could reduce our global greenhouse gas emissions by up to 18 percent.

Goat Husbandry Program Uplifts HIV-Positive Women Farmers

IFAD is supporting the Harmony Women’s Club’s efforts to keep women farmers living with HIV and AIDS healthy and financially stable.

What is the Number One Complaint About Organic Food?

The Vancouver-based Sole Food Street Farms aims to tackle the challenge of pricey organics by proposing a pay-what-you-can organic veggie stand.

Disaster Relief Series: Emergency Food Aid in The Gulf Region After Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Katrina caused almost 2,000 deaths and inflicted major environmental damage along the coastline; FEMA’s food and water delivery was infamously slow.

10 Urban Agriculture Projects from Europe’s Greenest City: Freiburg, Germany

Freiburg is historically one of the most environmentally-conscious cities in all of Europe. Food Tank highlights ten urban agriculture projects in Freiburg.

Mexico and Monsanto: Taking Precaution in the Face of Genetic Contamination

Studies have found the presence of transgenes in native maize in nearly half of Mexico’s states.

Stockholm EAT Initiative Will Bring Together Leaders to Discuss Sustainability Solutions

EAT Forum will bring together sustainability pioneers to discuss and implement strategy for confronting global food sustainability in May in Stockholm.

Food Tank’s Summer 2014 Reading List – 18 Books For A Better Food System

Food Tank’s 18 summer “must reads” for your tablet or bookshelf.

10 Baltimore Urban Agriculture Projects You Should Know About

Urban agriculture supports healthy eating, local food production, and green industry in Baltimore.

Boroume: Fighting Food Waste and Hunger in Greece

Boroume is a nonprofit organization in Greece working to fight food waste through charitable donations.