- La Via Campesina just released their statement on the other CSA - the UN's climate-smart agriculture (outlined in a 570-page doc here: http://www.fao.org/climate-smart-agriculture/en/).9 hours ago
UN-masking Climate Smart Agriculture
As women, men, peasants, smallholder family farmers, migrant, rural workers, indigenous, and youth of La Via Campesina, we denounce climate smart agriculture which is presented to us as a solution to climate change and as a mechanism for sustainable development.
- We look forward to more details about the crop varieties that manage climate change better than others. Our bet is on non-GMOs.11 hours ago
Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain
Researchers are trying to mimic the growing conditions expected to arise decades in the future as the air fills with heat-trapping gases and other pollutants from human activity, with some worrisome results.
- A shout out to Shannon Eldridge (Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance) for practicing and advocating for the low-impact technique of weir fishing!11 hours ago
Food Rebel | Shannon Eldredge | Cape Cod Community Supported Fisheries
Shannon Eldredge grew up with a fisherman father. She now is the co-proprietor of the Cape Cod Community Supported Fishery, serves on the Board of Directors ...
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