Recommended Reading

For Some Athens Students, Farming Beats Fast Food

Flagpole
November 30, 2016

Cooking classes join community and build life skills. (Photo: Kaktuslampan via Flickr)

 

The Farm for the Trees

Take Part
November 28, 2016

Agroforestry offers numerous benefits for farms. (Photo: Agforward Project via Flickr)
 

If Trump Goes Hard on Immigration, Who Will Grow, Process, and Serve Our Food?

Civil Eats
November 29, 2016

Undocumented food system workers face an uncertain future. (Photo: Dan Long via Flickr)

The People Behind Your Food Are More Vulnerable Than Ever

Civil Eats
November 14, 2016

A report documents the challenges faced by workers across the food system. (Photo: Bread for the World via Flickr)

Fresh Approach to Farm to School Meals in Oakland

San Francisco Chronicle
November 13, 2016

Oakland grows its farm to school program. (Photo: DC Greens via Flickr)

The Fate of Hungry Kids in a Trump Administration

The Lunch Tray
November 10, 2016

School food and nutrition programs face an uncertain future. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)

How to Farm a Forest—and Feed a Neighborhood

National Geographic
October 31, 2016

A farmer grows food in a forest ecosystem. (Photo: Scott Wylie via Wikimedia Commons)

 

Schools Hustle To Reach Kids Who Move With The Harvest, Not The School Year

NPR
October 31, 2016

Educational programs reach the children of farm workers. (Photo: Barry Bahler via Wikimedia Commons)