It’s not just pith-helmeted Europeans or slick North Americans headed off to buy up Africa. Brazil and Japan are in on the game too. But there’s always a fight back – this time from the UNAC peasant movement in Mozambique. Below the fold, you can read their views on this exciting development opportunity. Keep Reading »
Here’s a guest posting from the splendid Rupa of Rupa and the April Fishes. Their album, Build, is just out, and you might recognise the title track from the Generation Food trailer. Below, a video for “Weeds”, and a story of the video’s director. Keep Reading »
MT @ciw: BREAKING! @ChipotleTweets signs Fair Food Agreement w/Coalition of Immokalee Workers! http://t.co/Dj2SioTK #FairFoodNation
Myth: We can’t solve hunger. Fact: There is more than enough food to feed everyone. #foodsovprize winners show how http://t.co/9aAGqYkL
Toronto’s municipal war on free veggies for the poor http://t.co/20iBWGtK #Occupy
How did I miss @bittman‘s piece on Alzheimer’s being Type 3 Diabetes? http://t.co/kztJBmAU Suspect I need to lay off the sugary treats.
Meantime, check out Rupa & April Fishes’ new tracks http://t.co/jhbtoQBq, and La Semilla’s Well campaign http://t.co/PbN8hMV7
Aaaand we’re back. The @FoodGeneration team was in Malawi and has returned with some incredible stories. Watch this space for more, soonish.
Two contributions to the organic/nutrition bun fight – Miguel Altieri’s http://t.co/JIcCZ4ts and mine http://t.co/moLcmcwj