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Global Quinoa and Andean Foodways Part 2

Blog | Fabiana Li and Claudia Urdanivia | Jul 23, 2020

Cover image: Farmer cleaning quinoa. Photo by Claudia Urdanivia The following is the second part of a two-part report on…

Global Quinoa and Andean Foodways

Blog | Fabiana Li and Claudia Urdanivia | Jul 16, 2020

Cover photo: Field of potatoes that will be seeded with quinoa the following season. Photo by Fabiana Li.  Variously advertised…

Who, What, and How Much Is Essential?

Blog | Tony VanWinkle | Jun 22, 2020

Every other year I teach a course titled, “Security, Sovereignty, and Justice in the Global Food System” at a small,…