Sustainable Agriculture

A Revolution from the Ground Up

This guest post from Landesa describes how the Kenya Justice Project is aimed at making rural communities more aware of women’s new rights.

Digging up the dirt on our food system: Wenonah Hauter discusses new book at book signing

Join Food & Water Watch’s Executive Director Wenonah Hauter as she challenges the American public to take a deeper look at the failing food system.

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.

Pro-Natura’s Biochar “Super Vegetable Gardens”

Pro-Natura is launching a multi-faceted program to incorporate biochar into tropical agricultural farming methods.

15 Websites Saving the Environment by Changing the Food System

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

System of Rice Intensification a Sustainable Option for Family Farmers

By simultaneously benefiting smallholder farmers and the environment, System of Rice Intensification methodology could be the face of the future of farming.

Finding Ways to Prevent Food Waste and Loss on World Environment Day

World Environment Day on June 5th is focusing international attention on food waste.

Brazil’s Locally Sourced School Lunches

Brazil’s successful school meals program requires 30 percent of all food served in public schools must be locally sourced from family farmers.

Seven South and Central American Initiatives Empowering Women

Women Deliver 2013: Food Tank highlights seven innovations in Central and South America improving food security and empowering women.

Six Middle Eastern Initiatives Empowering Women

Women Deliver 2013: Food Tank highlights seven innovations in the Middle East improving food security and empowering women.