The Ecologist


Archive: Food and Gardening

30/05/2012» TAKE ACTION to stop supermarkets abusing their buyer power!

11/05/2012» Ireland's 'Grow it Yourself' self-help food growing community coming to the UK

04/05/2012» Paraguay's small farmers defend livelihoods against industrial soya production

01/05/2012» Meat matters: London restaurants gear up for ‘nose-to-tail' fortnight

30/03/2012» 10 ways to save money on food without compromising your principles

17/02/2012» How Dow and Monsanto teamed up over 'Agent Orange' herbicide

17/02/2012» Shrimp: luxury food with a hidden environmental price tag

27/01/2012» TAKE ACTION: Just Label It - Americans demand GM food labelling

06/01/2012» Greeks reclaim the land to ease the pain of economic austerity

09/12/2011» How global finance fuels a secretive and unethical land grab in Africa

09/11/2011» The only way is Essex: the community breathing new life into a disused country estate

28/10/2011» Viral storm: why factory farming is bad for your health

11/10/2011» TAKE ACTION to demand a strong supermarket watchdog

04/10/2011» Toxic fallout as activists challenge strawberry industry's pesticide use

13/09/2011» Neal's Yard Remedies: organic skincare to feed the soul

09/09/2011» TAKE ACTION to stop bankers betting on food

01/09/2011» The Harvest: new film reveals scourge of child labour in US farming

22/07/2011» How a community farm for London could end 'madness of flying and shipping in food'

19/07/2011» Supermarket rooftop gardens: an exercise in community building?

21/06/2011» CAMPAIGN HERO: Lindsay Boswell of community food network FareShare

14/06/2011» Homeless gardeners provide makeover for iconic Southbank building

10/06/2011» Project Ocean: Selfridges campaign to save fish, fashionably

03/06/2011» Alan Schofield: 'You don't have be certified to be organic'

13/05/2011» Can we cut cancer and heart disease rates just by going vegan?

10/05/2011» TAKE ACTION: Make a loaf of bread for the Real Bread Campaign

06/05/2011» What is a community orchard?

12/04/2011» How ethical food production can change troubled lives

12/04/2011» TAKE ACTION: Campaigns to green your cuppa

22/03/2011» TAKE ACTION: Not in my banger!

15/02/2011» How do you feed eight billion people in a water-scarce world?

01/02/2011» CAMPAIGN HERO: Tracy Worcester, producer of Pig Business film

28/01/2011» One man's remarkable journey to gain access rights to his local common

11/01/2011» FARM: shop - East London's radical experiment in food growing and community building

09/11/2010» Whisky and waves: the future of Scottish isle's power?

28/09/2010» How to grow food in strange places - by the experts

09/09/2010» Greenhorns: the network that's breathing new life into US farming

24/08/2010» Otarian: the fast-food chain with the low-carbon menu

10/08/2010» Growing green grapes and bottling sustainable wine in India

03/08/2010» An international campaign to raise the price of food

28/07/2010» How to start growing food on social housing estates

19/07/2010» How to protect UK rivers from invasive mitten crabs, and eat locally as well!

29/06/2010» How to campaign for better food

22/06/2010» Malawi reaps the reward of returning to age-old, chemical-free farming

18/05/2010» How and why to make seedbombs

30/04/2010» Saving our perry pears, plums and cider apples for the future

27/04/2010» How to be an urban beekeeper

06/04/2010» CASE STUDY: Growing coffee more sustainably in Costa Rica

23/03/2010» Reclaiming a derelict site to create a community garden

16/03/2010» The London Orchard Project: bringing fruit to car parks

02/03/2010» Persuading your local station to plant fruit trees

04/02/2010» Don't buy seeds; swap them

07/12/2009» How to stop a supermarket opening in your area

16/11/2009» 10 resources for better food growing

16/11/2009» CASE STUDY: making local food sexy in Suffolk

16/11/2009» CASE STUDY: sustainable uses for gluts of autumn apples

13/11/2009» CASE STUDY: turning farmland into allotments

13/11/2009» How to set up your own local food co-op

13/11/2009» Beekeeping for ecology, economy and food security

13/11/2009» CASE STUDY: the Slow Food revolution

12/11/2009» CASE STUDY: supporting local food

12/11/2009» CASE STUDY: fighting food multinationals in South America

12/11/2009» CASE STUDY: baking and selling real bread

12/11/2009» CASE STUDY: growing fruit and veg in the city

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: getting good, local food into hospitals

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: drought resistant farming in Africa

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: making breast-feeding easy

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: local food needs local supply chains

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: part eco restaurant, part cookery school

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: setting up an organic market garden

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: local, sustainable fishing from bait to plate

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: keeping local areas distinctive

11/11/2009» CASE STUDY: how to green your local pub


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