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YES! Recommends: Nourish

Nourish is an education initiative that celebrates food and community. Its food curriculum and lesson plans, short films and discussion guides, and powerful action ideas will help young people and their families, schools, and communities think about the food they eat and what they can do to make healthy choices for themselves and planet Earth.

Sharat Somashekara: Healthy Food For All

When Sharat noticed that Americans without access to affordable, healthy food didn't eat as well as his family, he decided to do his part to change that.

A Farm Bill Only Monsanto Could Love

Three provisions in the bill would make it more difficult to regulate the safety of genetically modified crops. Consumers fight back with a flurry of organizing.

California Soccer Moms Face Off against Monsanto

A grassroots coalition of California citizens has an initiative on the ballot to require the labeling of genetically modified organisms. While Monsanto and other corporations have spent tens of millions to silence them, the initiative seems likely to succeed.

Detroit’s Good Food Cure

What happens when the Motor City transforms itself into the capital of grow-your-own food?

WTO Rules Against Labeling Meat

Now the U.S. has to gut a law that protects consumers from imported mystery meat—or pay the price.

A Critical Mass for Real Food

The old logic of the slave plantation is still the logic of our industrial food system, 500 years in the making. There’s a new way of thinking taking off.

Mobile Slaughterhouses Help Meat Go Local

Scarcity of certified processing facilities is one reason the meat industry is so consolidated—so farmer Bruce Dunlop invented a mobile slaughterhouse.