Food is Food Blog


The Road to Food Security

“Food sovereignty is the right of peoples to healthy and culturally appropriate food produced through ecologically sound and sustainable methods, and the right to define their own food and agriculture… Read more >

My Most Excellent Field Trip

This is the time of year for school field trips. In support of my own PhD research at Western University’s the Heal Laboratory I visited Wageningen University while in the… Read more >

Food in the Circular Economy

How do you measure success in a world of multiple threads that don’t have a starting or stopping place? I was reminded of this at the recent Washington State Recycling… Read more >

Crooked Vegetables and Ugly Fruit

There have been lots of articles and a bit of a buzz around ugly fruit and vegetables in the last year. While ugly vegetables are just an icon for unnecessary food waste… Read more >

What I want for Earth Day

Earth Day is rapidly approaching and it’s got me thinking about food’s impact on the earth. A recent Newsweek piece by Zoe Schlanger suggests the environmental impact of the… Read more >