Food sovereignty is an issue we will likely hear a lot about in coming years. Basically, it is the right a community has to determine where its food comes from. Outbreaks of food-borne illness receive great attention, but concerns about our food system are growing even when it is ‘working.’ We need to take a hard look at the system that stocks our grocery store shelves with products full of chemical fertilizers, pesticides and preservatives – and see if we can come up with a better way to feed a nation.
|By: normanb Sunday August 29, 2010 8:08 am|
Food Activist Censored By BP’s Christiane Amanpour Show — by NormanB
|By: borderjumpers Monday June 14, 2010 8:15 am|
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|By: RH Reality Check Friday April 9, 2010 6:44 am|
Breastfeeding may not be a panacea to maternal and infant health disparities but it is a proven way to improve health outcomes. But to make it real, we have to holistically support new mothers and their babies in breastfeeding.
Written by jaz for RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.
|By: borderjumpers Thursday April 8, 2010 7:23 am|
|By: borderjumpers Monday March 8, 2010 8:59 am|
Read how Care International’s “business approach” is assisting farmers in Zambia.
|By: borderjumpers Wednesday February 17, 2010 6:45 am|
Cross posted from Nourishing the Planet.
|By: borderjumpers Friday February 5, 2010 6:43 am|
Instead of crops, families dealing with HIV/AIDS are raising chickens. Cross posted from Nourishing the Planet.