Previous Food, Farming and Agriculture News 2020

Pittsburgh’s Black farmers work to grow a new future 09-11-20

A small group of new farmers have seeded a movement to change the local food industry. Read more at Environmental Health News


Revealed: development banks funding industrial livestock farms around the world 07-02-20

Investigation uncovers finance worth $2.6bn pumped into meat and dairy industries, despite warnings of links to climate catastrophe Read more at The Guardian


24 LGBTQ+ Farms and Organizations Celebrating Community Through Food and Agriculture 06-27-20

Throughout the United States and around the world, millions of people gather in June for Pride Month, a time to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and honor their contributions to the world. Read more at EcoWatch


A Vietnamese Farmers’ Cooperative in New Orleans Offers a Lesson in Resilience 05-01-20

VEGGI Co-op has weathered Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil spill. Now, it’s facing the twin threats of the coronavirus pandemic and climate change. Read more at Civil Eats


Black Farmers Are Embracing Climate-Resilient Farming 01-20-20

Communities of color are on the frontlines of climate change. These farmers are also on the frontlines of climate solutions. Read more at Civil Eats