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Make Sure You’re Eating a Healthy Diet – Healthy for the Earth, That Is

by Mo McNulty, PhD Student

The health of the planet affects the health of the people living on it. We depend on the Earth for sustenance even as we damage it. 1,314 more words

Public Health

April Update

Dear Readers,

Oh my! I’m sorry I haven’t posted in a while. April is flying along, with planting and seeding and digging and whatnot. Phew! Here’s a screenshot of just a part of the field so far, numbered by bed (click on it to enlarge)… 229 more words

Sustainable Food

Geoengineering and Vandana Shiva on Seed Freedom

This week, we dig into views on transforming landscapes. Calgary sustainability writer Chris Turner shares his take on using planet-scale engineering to solve the climate crisis. 751 more words


What iPhone emoticons reveal about the culture of food in America

For those of us using the iPhone, the emoji symbol button is a habitual and fun addition to a casual text. It can be found at the bottom left corner of a text bubble and is categorized into groups characterized by a simple figurehead: people, nature, services, places and symbols. 161 more words

Smith College

A New Webpage, A New Emphasis on Local & Sustainable Foods at Smith

Last semester, students in the Environmental Science and Policy Capstone (ENV 312) initiated a dialogue with Smith College Dining Services in an effort to increase transparency between the administration and the student body about our institutional food purchasing. 475 more words

Smith College

Food Safety Starts in the Garden – Grow Your Own Healthy, Fresh Food!

Spring and early summer have home gardeners anxious to begin planting, while grocery stores are beginning to fill their shelves with fresh fruits and vegetables from all corners of the globe. 745 more words

Food Safety