Public Health

118 Twitter Feeds Every Food Activist Needs to Follow

Food Tank has chosen 118 Twitter accounts for those involved in the food movement, or anyone who just wants to know more about the food system.

The Crop That Can Feed the World?

As global temperatures and populations increase, sustainable and effective systems, such as enset systems, are essential to eliminating poverty and hunger.

Five Sustainable Culinary Programs for Aspiring Green Chefs

A new wave of culinary programs aims to change the food paradigm by telling a story of sustainability through food.

The Science of Eating Together

Science says eating together might be better.

Eleven Inspiring Sustainable Chefs

Chefs can be arbiters of change, choosing local ingredients and bringing fresh healthy food to the masses. Here are eleven great examples.

12 Musicians Promoting Food Movement Initiatives

These 12 artists have participated in the movement to change the food system, either by teaming up with organizations or influencing their fans to take action.

Studies Show Exposure to Certain Chemicals May Increase Risk of Obesity

Recent studies show that improper diet and exercise may not be the only factors contributing to the obesity epidemic.

13 Books on the Food System That Could Save the Environment

Check out these 13 books that identify and explain the problems in the food system—and how to make changes in it.

15 Websites Saving the Environment by Changing the Food System

Each of these 15 websites explores the complex relationship between food and the environment.

“Farm Rx”: Georgia Organics Works to Bring Food and Medicine Together.

Georgia Organics, the Georgia organic farmer association, reached out to healthcare professionals with a “Food as Health” track at their 2013 annual conference.