Food

Banner

Description

Food is a central part of life and the health of the planet. An estimated 10% of greenhouse gas emissions are caused by agriculture. Much research still needs to be done on energy, soil and water conservation measures that can help both the planet and farmers.

With an exponential population growth, we should also consider the sustainability of our diet, including what type of farming and what types of food are most sustainable. Additionally, we’ll also look at tech innovations for feeding a growing population.

Latest Posts

How to Use a Mushroom Growing Kit

Jan 31, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Mushrooms are one of those foods people either love or hate. If you can’t imagine…

what-does-a-flexitarian-diet-consist-of

What Does a Flexitarian Diet Consist Of?

Jan 26, 2023 - Steve Russell

On the list of popular diets — paleo, vegan and keto — flexitarian is less…

sustainable farming practice basics

6 Sustainable Farming Practice Basics for Your Homestead

Jan 23, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Growing food at home decreases your carbon footprint by reducing your trips to the farmer’s…

Sustainable Restaurant Association Aids Greener Hospitality

Jan 8, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Food waste is a significant issue that’s been on an upward trend for years. According…

sustainable animal agriculture

Sustainable Animal Agriculture

Jan 3, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Farmers are meeting global sustainability goals by reducing agricultural production pollution. Over three-fourths of global…

is fish farming sustainable

Is Fish Farming Sustainable?

Dec 13, 2022 - Jane Marsh

With the global population expected to reach 9.8 billion people by 2050, it’s become more…

Monoculture Pros and Cons

Dec 12, 2022 - Jane Marsh

The global population is expanding and increasing agricultural production demands. About one in three individuals…

grow-mushrooms-in-coffee-grounds

How to Grow Mushrooms From Coffee Grounds

Dec 6, 2022 - Steve Russell

The weather may be cooling in your region, making it less enticing to take the…

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

Dec 2, 2022 - Steve Russell

If you’re looking for eco-friendly cookware, look no further than a cast iron skillet. There’s…

10 Advantages and Disadvantages of Monoculture Farming

Nov 30, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Over the last century, agricultural production has shifted towards single high-yielding crop breeds that thrive…

Pros and Cons of Pesticides in Agriculture

Nov 25, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Pesticides have been a part of the agricultural sector since farmers started growing food; however,…

10 Best Farming Techniques

Nov 5, 2022 - Jane Marsh

There are about 2 million U.S. farms. Farming practices help keep our economy stable. Recently,…