We would do well to listen to what Rachel Bristol, longtime CEO of the Portland Food Bank has to say on the subject of poverty and food insecurity in the U.S.
In part 3 of this video, Alan Kapuler, a public domain plant breeder, shares his deep appreciation for the biological and ecological systems of the garden.
Alan Kapuler is well-educated in a formal academic sense, and also from a lifetime of work planting, breeding, and cataloging his vast collection of open pollinated seeds.
Alan Kapuler is a public domain organic seed breeder, and is often regarded as the founding father of the organic seed movement.
Dr. Vandana Shiva founded the Research for Science, Technology, and Ecology, (RFSTE) organization, inspired by her earlier involvement with the Chipko movement.
Dr. Vandana Shiva expresses her strong views on hunger in the developing world and the struggle of small farmers in her native India.
We sat down with Anthony Boutard, an organic farmer, to discuss the implications of the Food Safety and Modernization Act .
The nation’s first comprehensive food safety legislation just barely passed the recent lameduck session of Congress.
Deborah Madison talks about some of the botanical families, and their edible members that are organized by chapter in her new book, Vegetable Literacy.
This post is under construction. A new video player will be added shortly. December 6, 2010 update: The House of Representatives just approved the “Healthy, Hungry Free Kids” act that includes a provision mandating $50 million in a competitive grants program (through USDA) to fund additional local sourcing of food from community farmers, help educate […]