On this page, find resources covering global and local issues, including food security, organic and local food movements, and GMOs.
Check out the topics in the "Society & Culture" section of this database. Topics of interest include "Agriculture Industry", "Globalization", "The Local Food Movement", and "Recycling".
Check out this blog by James Beard Award winner Barry Estabrook who investigates issues within the food industry. Also, read his James Beard Award winning article "Politics of the Plate: The Price of Tomatoes".
Cooking up a Story is "a show about people, food, and sustainable living". Find over 100 videos with experts sharing their views on sustainable food issues.
Featuring info, expert interviews, and videos about food and sustainability issues.
Check out a gardening/cooking program that Alice Waters established through the Chez Panisse Foundation.
When searching these databases, be sure to select "full-text" in order to view an article on the screen. Also select "peer-reviewed" for scholarly articles.
Read articles from newspapers around the world. LexisNexis also provides legal/court case info and company profiles.
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Learn how different organizations are involving children in sustainability activities.