Sustainable Agriculture

Nine Innovative Ways Food Workers are Fighting for More Justice

Food justice to workers and eaters is an essential aspect of the Global Food Movement. Here are 10 organizations fighting for food and food production equality.

Changing the Way Chicago Produces Greens

Chicago-based company uses innovative farming methods to produce fresh, local greens while minimizing environmental impact.

10 Ways to Consume Food More Locally

Eating more local and seasonal foods can be easy, inexpensive and tasty! Here are 10 ways to eat more local food.

Food Hero Series: Larry Jacobs, NRDC Growing Green Organic Farming Pioneer

Food hero Larry Jacobs, a pioneer in the organic food movement, is an NRDC Growing Green winner of the Food Leader award.

IYFF: Using the Sun to Empower Women and Help Family Farmers

This IYFF post features three international campaigns working to use solar technology to help family farms.

Food First Delegation to South Korea Explores Land, Food and Democracy

The Institute for Food and Development Policy/Food First to host its first food sovereignty tour in South Korea

Growth Opportunities for Food and Young People on Global Youth Service Day

April 26-28 is Global Youth Service Day, the perfect follow-up to a weekend of Earth Day action.

Food Hero Series: Tezozomoc, NRDC Growing Green Food Justice Leader

Food hero Tezozomoc, known for his work with the South Central Farmers, is an NRDC Growing Green winner of the Food Leader award.

Peaceful Belly: Putting a Face on Farming for Urban Idahoans

Peaceful Belly is an organic farm located just outside of Boise, Idaho. It feeds residents of Southern Idaho through its CSA,and donates food yearly

Kosegare Brings Young People Back to Japan’s Farms

The organization Kosegare in Japan encourages young people from farming families to leave high-stress jobs in cities and start new businesses back home.