Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Cluster

If you enjoy the outdoors, working with animals or plants and don’t mind getting your hands dirty, dig no deeper for a career in the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources career cluster. A wide variety of options exists in this career cluster including horticulture, landscape technician, urban forestry, veterinary technician, dairy herd management, agriculture power […]

Future of Food: Farming in the age of climate change

I’ve kind of accepted my fate, in a way, of being, sort of, the guy that’s alarmed about this before everybody else is. “One slice of New York cheesecake.” Why is it, in so many of the sci-fi movies, “Breakfast of champions.” food of the future comes out of a gadget? “Hydrate level four, please.” […]

Is Our Food Becoming Less Nutritious?

Is our food becoming less nutritious? Many people claim that the nutrient content in our food has been decreasing over the decades. But is this really true, and should we be worried? A study published in 2004 looked at 43 different common garden crops, and how their nutritional value had changed between 1950 and 1999. […]

Food Security

Serwa is a farmer in Africa. Every day, she works long hours tending a small plot of land. She hopes to grow enough crops to keep her children from going hungry and sell what’s left for a fair price. But it’s a fragile lifeline. Crop disease, unstable markets, or a few weeks without rain could […]

Food Evolution movie trailer (2017)

the survival of our species has always depended on advances in agriculture climate change is gonna scramble this how are we gonna feed the world debate this is all about companies this is about money this is about power it's much easier to sell fear than it is science if you don't have food then […]

Water for Food Global Institute

according to the United Nations the world's population will hit nearly 10 billion by the year 2050 and the burdens of urbanization on national freshwater supply will only grow if we look at projections of changes in precipitation these are rather dramatic for certain regions of the world and you can see why there's concern […]

Is Our Food Becoming Less Nutritious?

is our food becoming less nutritious many people claim that the nutrient content in our food has been decreasing over the decades but is this really true and should we be worried a study published in 2004 looked at 43 different common garden crops and how their nutritional value had changed between 1950 and 1999 […]

Pear Recipes with Sharon Vaknin: Farm to Fork – America's Heartland

pairs pack a lot of sophistication and they make great additions to savory dishes with so many varieties to choose from you can really get creative with this juicy fruit today we're making a pear and ricotta crostini with an orange syrup along with roasted chicken with pears let's get to it first we'll need […]