August 28, 2019
BY TIMOTHY A. WISE
Grim as the UN’s latest climate report is, it doesn’t confront the dangerous, government-hijacking power of agribusiness.
Originally Published on Wired, August 28, 2019
Agrochemical giant Monsanto, which already sells half of Malawi’s commercial corn seeds, is trying to...
July 9, 2019
Feature Image Courtesy of Markus Winkler on Unsplash
Originally Published on Food Tank, Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Recently, the High Level Panel of Experts of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) released its much-anticipated report on agroecology. The repor...
April 30, 2019
Originally Published on Heated by Medium x Bittman, April 30, 2019
One version of an old joke features a shipwrecked economist on a deserted island who, when asked by his fellow survivors what expertise he can offer on how they can be rescued, replies, “Assume we have a...
March 17, 2019
Beautifully tended agro-ecological farm, Marracuene, Mozambique. (Photo: Timothy A. Wise)
Originally published on Medium, March 17, 2019
In Mozambique’s lovely capital city of Maputo, the afternoon temperature had just hit 104 degrees Fahrenheit. Maputo is in the tropics...