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Signs of Life :: Brazil to Protect     Rainforests Signs of Life :: Brazil to Protect Rainforests
by Brooke Jarvis, Bill McKibben
The Brazilian government made its first-ever serious commitment to Amazon rainforest protection.
Signs of Life :: Stimulus for Clean Water? Signs of Life :: Stimulus for Clean Water?
by Tara Lohan
Citizen groups like Food and Water Watch are asking Congress to tackle the nation's water infrastructure crisis.
Van Jones: Beyond the Politics of Confrontation Van Jones: Beyond the Politics of Confrontation
by Sarah van Gelder, Van Jones
Meet the man who’s convincing the country, and the new President, that the next economy needs to be green and just. Interview by Sarah van Gelder.
Readers Forum :: How You Are Changing Your Food     Habits Readers Forum :: How You Are Changing Your Food Habits
by YES! Readers
The Food for Everyone issue of YES! looks at how to make sure everyone can eat, even during tough economic times. Readers helped us think about this issue and shared how their thinking about food has changed, and how they use food to nourish relationships.
Lessons from My Mother’s Village Kitchen Lessons from My Mother’s Village Kitchen
by Madhu Suri Prakash
Schools, fresh foods, and memories from India. Madhu Suri Prakash reflects on the culinary traditions of her family.
Saying Grace Around the World Saying Grace Around the World
by Nikki McClure, Anna Stern
Artist Nikki McClure adds her touch to our collection of mealtime prayers from around the world.
Fresh from … the City Fresh from … the City
by Mark Winne
Citizens and local policymakers join up to get fresh foods to schools and neighborhoods.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Share     Your Table 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Share Your Table
Enjoy the good life by sharing food and conversation with family and friends.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Plant a Row for the Hungry 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Plant a Row for the Hungry
How you can boost food security at home.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Start a     Community Garden 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Start a Community Garden
How to plant a community garden.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Shop Outside of Supermarkets 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Shop Outside of Supermarkets
Eat local by finding food sources such as farmers markets, road-side food stands, and U-pick places.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Glean     Those Fields Clean 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Glean Those Fields Clean
by Kim Nochi
How to glean food left in fields and under trees.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Party     with Your Preserves 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Party with Your Preserves
How to throw a canning swap party.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Eat Your Vegetables 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: Eat Your Vegetables
Improve your health by eating fruits and vegetables.
8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: From     Lawn to Lunch 8 Ways to Join the Local Food Movement :: From Lawn to Lunch
by Ann Lovejoy
How to convert your lawn into lunch.
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