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UNICEF: 1.4 million children face death from famine

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USA: climate change threat to food

Peter Carter Published on Feb 5, 2017 Already committed (locked in) global warming will cut US crop yields . The Trump agenda is devastating to future US food production. See: Climate Change Medical Emergency Response Food-matters

INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective

Inhabit explores the many environmental issues facing us today and examines solutions that are being applied using the ecological design process called “Permaculture”. Permaculture is a design lens that uses the principles found in ecosystems to help shift our impact … Continue reading

What is a Food Shock?

wwwAAASorg Published on Feb 12, 2016 What is a food shock? We take a look at what a food shock is and how researchers are looking to a past extreme event – the Dust Bowl- to prepare for the future. … Continue reading

Healthy Eating: From Personal Responsibility to Politics | Marion Nestle

World Economic Forum Published on Feb 14, 2017 Food systems are at the root of some of the world’s biggest challenges, from malnourishment to obesity and its consequences for chronic disease – not to mention greenhouse gas emissions, to which … Continue reading

Let the worms eat your organic waste – Vermicomposting | David Witzeneder

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The Food Crisis with Tim Benton and Frances Seymour

World Economic Forum Published on Feb 13, 2017 http://www.weforum.org/ Food-Matters

Vertical Farming – TechKnow

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Landrush in Africa – (vpro backlight documentary)

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How Corporate Farms Threaten the World: The Cataclysmic Effects of Agribusiness (2006)

The Film Archives Published on Feb 11, 2017 Corporate farming is a term used to describe companies that own or influence farms and agricultural practices on a large scale. About the book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/156… This includes not only corporate ownership of … Continue reading