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Picnic Media launches Hatch Consulting for Social Enterprise

Hatch is the brainchild of Janet Davas, Founder of Liberty’s Kitchen. Janet’s goal in launching Hatch is to share with other like-minded social entrepreneurs what she has learned from her experience in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. 16 more words

Picnic Media Clients

Terra Madre Part 4: Start A Conversation

These thoughts sprouted in the very early morning of my first night at Terra Madre…after a long day of registration, opening ceremonies, a long bus ride to the hotel, and a long evening session of making new acquaintances and making toasts. 609 more words

Slow Food

Why are we afraid of fixing our food system?

While it’s true that food production has undesired environmental and health effects, they can be addressed.  Even beyond the tired line of “feeding 9 billion,” vertical farming is the framework for that solution. 646 more words

Vertical Farming

Food garden

I have been volunteering with a local urban farming group and I’ve worked on two rooftop gardens so far. It’s a steep learning curve, but I’m having a fantastic time. 66 more words


Watch Mark Bittman talk almond milk, hamburgers, and more

We have a game we like to play with famous visitors to Grist World HQ. It’s called Vs., and it goes something like this: Famous person sits down. 105 more words