The Feeding Cities conference drew hundreds of participants from around the world, and was covered by dozens of journalists and bloggers. This page contains blog posts, press releases and news articles written about the conference. Use #feedingcities to join the ongoing conversation about the conference on Twitter.

Feeding Cities: Who’s Going To Do It?


This is a U.S. Farm Bill year, so subsidies are on the mind. In my work, the conversation mostly centers around what kinds of agriculture and food systems we actually want our government, and our taxes, to support. Read more>>

Feeding Cities: The Murky Future of Food Geopolitics


Harry Truman, who famously demanded a “one-armed economist” after an endless series of experts had presented him with “on the one hand, on the other hand” projections, probably wouldn’t have had much time for Eugenio Diaz-Bonilla, who presented today on the … Continue reading

Feeding Cities: Learning from Each Other


One panel at Feeding Cities today intentionally tried to bridge the Global North and Global South. It’s clear that we have a lot to learn from each other. Read more>>

Feeding Cities: How to Feed a Growing Superpower

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In an eye-opening presentation today, Zhengxia Dou, a specialist on Agricultural Systems at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, described the immense pressure China’s population rise will put on the country’s — and the planet’s — agricultural resources. … Continue reading