Is industrial agriculture, with its focus on chemical and genetic technologies, the best choice for ensuring a healthy future?
|Claire Hope Cummings|
|Essay||Farmer in Chief||
An open letter from the author of In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto, to an incoming president.
|Essay||Food Fight: The 2007 Farm Bill||
The Farm Bill significantly affects food, farming, land use, school meals, biodiversity, family farms, and farm workers.
|Essay||Sodas in Schools: A Sticky Situation||
School beverage policies should address obesity, tooth decay, and low-nutrient drinks' contributions to chronic illness.
|Essay||Beyond a Garden in Every School||
School gardens should be thought of as the center of the school, and not just another program or place.
|Essay||Pleasure and Process: A Recipe for Good Eating||
The pleasure of good eating arises from respect, appreciation, connection, memory, romance, trust, intimacy, and food stories.
|Essay||Rethinking Lunchtime: Making Lunch an Integral Part of Education||
One school's strategies for improving its lunch program, including reversing lunch and recess.
|Michael K. Stone|
|Blog||Responding to the School Garden Debate||
What was your response to the Atlantic article on school gardens?
|Essay||The School Garden Debate: To Weep or Reap?||
The Atlantic article lambasted school gardens by stirring up charged emotions. But what are the facts?
|Blog||Just Say No to Drugs ... at Lunch||
Nice package. But what's really inside that milk carton?