Sustainable Food

Human Population:

Product Environmental Footprint:


Views from different people in agriculture on Sustainability:
Studies in Sustainable Farming on the Thompson Farm: http://www.practicalfarmers.org/resources/alternatives-in-agriculture.html
Video from BASF about why conventional farming is necessary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jd-48Zw0Tr4

Farm Bill (Government Policies Related to Agriculture):
Understanding the Farm Bill - infographic
The Story of Corn, The Farm Bill, and an Iowa Farmer and Public Caught in the Crossfire Part 2 in a 2 Part Series:
http://www.prx.org/pieces/82391-the-story-of-corn-the-farm-bill-and-an-iowa-farm


USDA Census on Agriculture: http://www.agcensus.usda.gov/index.php

How are eggs produced?

Food and Health
Nutrition differences in Pastured vs. Free Range vs. Commercial Eggs: 
Video about the nutrition differences: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmRlYLpz1jw





General Resources:
The Lexicon of Sustainability Video Series from PBS
The Lexicon of Sustainability Main Website

Sustainable Agriculture Programs at Iowa State University
http://www.sust.ag.iastate.edu/programs.html

Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University

UC Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (SAREP), Agriculture Sustainability Institute at the University of California Davis


What will we be eating in 20 years? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18813075


Local Food:

Interview with the Author of a book about the new culture of "Hipstervores" 



Permaculture:
Look how Umass Amherst is changing their college campus in order to be more sustainable!
Videos: Part 1 |  Part 2 |  Part 3

Organic Farming:
Organic micro-farming with two acres and some tools: http://tinyfarmblog.com/


Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO):


Miscellaneous Food Resources:


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