Knowledge for better food systems

2018 issues of Fodder

Fodder: Blog post by Tom Kuehnel 31 January 2018

Solutions for the farm of the future. This post is written by Tom Kuehnel, FCRN member and Campaigns and Policy Officer for The Vegan Society. The Vegan Society is the oldest vegan organisation in the world; its founding members coined the term ‘vegan’ when it was founded in 1944. The Vegan Society works towards a vegan world for the benefit of animals, people, and the planet.

Fodder: 24 January 2018

In this week's Fodder:

Journal articles: Trade and the equitability of global food nutrient distribution — Achieving sustainable irrigation water withdrawals: global impacts on food security and land use

Reports: Report examines literature on the impacts of protein sources which are alternatives for meat — EU Agricultural outlook for the agricultural markets and income 2017-2030

Books: Routledge Handbook of the Resource Nexus

And much more..

Fodder: 17 January 2018

In this week's issue of Fodder:

Articles: Climate change mitigation opportunities based on carbon footprint estimates of dietary patterns in Peru – NGOs’ opposition to genome editing is rooted in scepticism about the framing of problems and solutions

Reports: Summary report on Eating Better workshop on climate impacts of pasture farming – The protein shift: will Europeans change their diet?

Books: Food and Nutrition Security in Southern African Cities – Megatrends in Food and Agriculture: Technology, Water Use and Nutrition

Plus Resources, News, Events and Opportunities

Fodder: 11 January 2018

In the first issue of 2018:

Articles: Women in Agriculture: Four Myths — An assessment of the global impact of 21st century land use change on soil erosion —

Reports: Report by the Sustainable Food Trust estimates externalities of UK food consumption — Feedback for web-based tool for visualising future climate impacts on agricultural systems — BBC World Service radio programme ‘What’s wrong with eating meat?’

Plus News, job opportunities, events and more...