"Hunger in the U.S. is a solvable problem."

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 | 1 comment

There is an alarming amount of hunger in the United States, despite our collective wealth. This fact has been cited so often that it has...

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Thinking about hunger near and far on World Food Day

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 | 1 comment

October 16th is the day the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization designates as World Food Day. It's a day to...

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Planting hope beyond your backyard

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 | Comments Off on Planting hope beyond your backyard

Florence Reed was a Peace Corps volunteer in Panama in the 1990s. While there, she saw not only the ravages of tropical deforestation, but...

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Could food stamps and the farm bill go their separate ways?

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 | 4 comments

The farm bill never used to be this controversial. For decades, the drill went like this. Conservatives representing rural districts wanted...

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America, land of the hungry and unhealthy?

Posted by on May 28, 2013 | 3 comments

Some new research paints an unflattering picture about the relationship between the United States and food. Buried in a Pew Research report...

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