Food Animal Production, Food Policy & Governance, Diet, Health & Planetary Boundaries
Monica Brooks is concerned about the growth of operations by companies like Tyson, Mountaire Farms and Perdue in Wicomico County, and their placement atop the Paleochannel, which is Salisbury’s main source of water.
Strengthening Food System Resilience, Food Equity, Food Systems & Climate Change
“If you’re a married man, art doesn’t come before anything. If you have a child, art doesn’t come before anything. And if you have livestock, art doesn’t come before anything.”
Food Animal Production, Food Policy & Governance
Do voters in these four Republican counties—Dorchester, Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester—really want an end to regulations on industry? A recent public opinion poll by the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future suggests the opposite.
Food Equity, Food System Change in Baltimore
This area of East Baltimore was one of the most entrenched food deserts in the city before the Save a Lot opened.
Food System Change in Baltimore, Food Systems & Urbanization
Residents in lower-income communities fear (often rightfully so) that urban gardens will make their neighborhoods more attractive to developers and increase property values—which makes rents and property taxes go up.
Strengthening Food System Resilience
By asking ourselves what foods we can’t live without, and then imagining a world without them, we can form a more constructive dialogue about both sustainability and resilience.