We highlight the connections among food, water and energy, promoting a sustainable future through our projects including:
The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative places agriculture at the center of Detroit’s North End neighborhood. Find out what co-founder Tyson Gersh and his group are doing to engage community members in in sustainable urban agriculture.
President-elect Trump and Congress will have to start sorting through and identifying policy priorities, including food and farm issues. We’ve pulled together a list of five of the top issues the next administration will have to tackle!
This week’s Eco News features stories about farm flooding in California; food stamps and soda-filled shopping carts; advancements in the checkoff program in the organic industry - and much more!
Things may be looking up for all animals raised on organic farms in the US because a set of rules called theÂ Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) have been finalized. The OLPP enacts comprehensive animal welfare standards covering living conditions, healthcare, slaughter and transport.