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2016 Food Policy Action Scorecard

Food Policy Action
October 24, 2016

Food Policy Action ranks politicians on their food policy stances. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)


2016 Good Food Org Guide

Food Tank
October 20, 2016

Food Tank recognizes non-profits creating a better food system. (Photo: Davity Dave via Flickr)


In Michigan, "10 Cents a Meal" for Farm to School

Inside School Food
October 17, 2016

Michigan increases funding for local food in schools. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)

How the First Farmers Changed History

The New York Times
October 17, 2016

Archaeologists investigate the origins of agriculture. (Photo: Przemysław Sakrajda via Wikipedia)


It’s Now Legal to Share Seeds in California

October 11, 2016

California passes a law legalizing seed sharing. (Photo: Karen Blakeman via Flickr)


9 Gardening Secrets Straight From the White House Kitchen Garden

October 16, 2016

The executive director of Let’s Move shares gardening tips. (Photo: Angela N. via Flickr)

How a farm at an L.A. continuation school became a refuge for both students and animals

The Los Angeles Times
October 11, 2016

A Los Angeles school teaches academics through farming. (Photo: Bananasoldier via Wikipedia)

What Would it take to Mainstream Alternative Agriculture?

July 26, 2016

Researchers discuss how to change mainstream agriculture. (Photo: Hajhouse via Flickr)


Are Backyard Gardens a Weapon Against Climate Change?

Modern Farmer
October 3, 2016

A study examines the environmental benefits of home gardens. (Photo Srl via Wikipedia)