Food is an essential, integral, and sacred part of our lives. It always has been. It’s a part of our future too.
Our relationship with food and its production has changed dramatically over time. Some of our approaches to food including agriculture, preparation, consumption, and waste have had negative effects on the well-being of the Earth. Food production is now a major contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and creates other types of pollution too.
But we can’t live without food.
Therefore, reimagining the entire food system is crucial in our efforts to preserve our environment.
That’s a lot to ask of an everyday consumer. So here is a collection of six relatively small ways that changing what and how you eat can make a big difference.