We highlight the connections among food, water and energy, promoting a sustainable future through our projects including:
America’s 45 presidents have dealt with environmental and climate issues since our nation’s beginning. From Thomas Jefferson to Barack Obama, we’ve pulled together fun facts about the impacts many of our nation’s presidents have had on our food system - and the water and energy systems our food depends on.
This week’s Eco News features stories about Instagram’s role in fueling food waste; how chocolate became part of Valentine’s Day; what cow pastures have to do with saving the planet - and much more!
The first step to a a flourishing garden is choosing high quality seeds that fit your climate and harvest goals. Make sure you seed for success by purchasing from sustainable seed sources, considering important seed characteristics and understanding the seeding process.
What if we could improve our kids’ school lunches and reduce our impact on the climate at the same time? A new study by Friends of the Earth explains the connections - and what school districts can do about it.