CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from Food activism and is for news and comment in that global or international context. Image: Farmers' market in Stroud. Gloucestershire. 2008. Attribution: Jongleur100
  • From Seed Library to Seed Company: The story of K Greene and the Hudson Valley Seed Company, (Aug 15, 2022)
  • Rio's residents garden their way out of hunger, BBC News (Jul 02, 2022)
  • The Caribbean's ‘looming’ food security storm suddenly seems more threatening, Global Voices (Jun 29, 2022)
  • Human disruption to Earth’s freshwater cycle has exceeded the safe limit, our research shows, The Conversation (Jun 27, 2022)
  • The world’s affluent must start eating local food to tackle the climate crisis, new research shows, The Conversation (Jun 21, 2022)
  • Young Indian farmers are turning to an ancient crop to fight water stress and climate change, The Conversation (May 11, 2022)
  • The secret world beneath our feet is mind-blowing – and the key to our planet’s future, The Guardian (May 07, 2022)
  • Swap salmon for sardines to keep four million tonnes of fish in the sea, The Conversation (Mar 01, 2022)

2021[edit | edit source]

  • These apps aim to reduce the social and environmental impacts of food waste, Shareable (Dec 23, 2021)

The Landworkers’ Alliance responds to the National Food Strategy and calls for more support for local food systems and producers, Aug 24 [1] ...Food UK news

Berkeley’s Ohlone Park Crop Swap builds community through food, Jul 6 [2] ...California news

‘System in crisis’ as ministers fail to fight food waste and poverty, Apr 14 [3] ...Food UK news

2020[edit | edit source]

1% of farms operate 70% of world's farmland. [4] Nov 24

Public libraries are giving away an insane amount of free food. [5] Sep 29 ...Food USA

How coronavirus has led to a UK boom in community food growing. [6] Aug 24

Britain beyond lockdown: can we make more space for nature? [7] Jun 30 ...Rural sustainability UK

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Seed libraries help communities grow food in a pandemic. [8] Jun 17 ...San Diego

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19. [9] Jun 3

It all starts with food: How co-ops are transforming Quebec’s food deserts. [10] Apr 7

How can blockchain help us ensure ethically-made, sustainable and high-quality food supplies? Two schemes show us how. [11] Jan 24

2019[edit | edit source]


How one nonprofit is fighting hunger, food waste, and poverty with kitchen apprenticeships. [12] Jun 3 California news

Can you align short-term gains with long-term ecological and agricultural health? ReGen Network says it can. [13] Feb 25

Regenerating forgotten urban places: 3000acres. [14] Feb 11 ...Melbourne

Via Organica helping local vendors and farmers thrive. Jan 30 ...Mexico

The UN agreed a Declaration on the Rights of Peasants/Workers in Rural Areas to have "seed sovereignty". [15] Jan 26

'The Bronx City Park that is Making Public Land Forage-Friendly', Jan 1 [16] ...New York City news

2018[edit | edit source]

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Stream Farm – A New Model for New Entrants [17] Dec 21 ...Somerset

Real Bread Campaign welcomes Italy’s new fresh bread law [18] Dec 19

Community potlucks: Shared meals help build deep ties among residents in Totnes [19] Dec 5

Future proofing with kindness [20] Oct 9

The healthiest menu for poor people? An extra helping from government, Jack Monroe, Sep 6 [21] ...Food UK news

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What public banks can do for food systems, Sep 6 [22]
The promise of worker-run farming, Aug 21 [23] ...Food USA

Incredible Edible: Yorkshire town's food-growing scheme takes root worldwide, May 9 [24]

These 3 grassroots movements are bringing people together through food, May 2 [25]

A dazzlingly delicious taste of the future in Liége, Mar 27 [26] ...Belgium


State-Sanctioned Agroecological Transition? The State of Food in France [27] Apr 5

Meet London’s first 50 Urban Food Heroes using food for good, Mar 19 [28]

UK farmers to be given first ever targets on soil health, Mar 13 [29]

How this CSA started by a chemistry teacher may be the future of local agriculture, Feb 27 [30]

Seeing and using our own resources, Feb 26 [31]

The true cost of food: what should we do about it? Feb 19 [32] ...Food UK news

Perth council cuts red tape to allow residents to plant fruit and veg in public parks [33] Feb 7 ...Western Australia

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Published 2015
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