is a unique, user-friendly, interactive and comprehensive online tool to explore where our food comes from, the challenges facing agriculture today, and strategies to overcome them.

Click through and learn about the origins of our food crops, the farmers who continue to nurture them, the threats to our food supply, and achievable solutions.


Good COP, Bad COP?

Dispatches from the climate talks (COP 22) in Marrakech.
  • Young seed saver in Timor Leste. On farm conservation of seeds is essential to food security and claimte adaptation. Credit: USC Canada

    Global Consultation on Farmers’ Rights Starts Today in Bali

Global Consultation on Farmers’ Rights Starts Today in Bali

Today, a three day Global Consultation on Farmers’ Rights (Sept. 27-30, 2016) started in Bali organized by the Government of Indonesia and The Government of Norway, under the aegis of The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA)

The Future of Food: Seeds of Resilience- A MUST read report

The groundbreaking Compendium released by The Global Alliance for Food and Agriculture is a must read for anyone interested in protecting and preserving seed diversity