Land & Resources

A global wave of land and water grabs is concentrating farmland and other food producing resources in the hands of a few, with serious consequences for both rural and urban communities. For an introduction to this issue, download our Food First Issue Primer on Land & Resources

The Capitalism in our Food

Backgrounders & Issue Brief | Marion Nestle | Sep 11, 2017

Click here to view this Backgrounder in Portuguese. Click here to view this Backgrounder in Spanish.  This Backgrounder by Marion Nestle is…

Land Justice in Los Angeles

Blog | Grace Treffinger | Jul 7, 2017

Breanna Hawkins, Policy Director for the Los Angeles Food Policy Council, and Irene Pena, Director of Proyecto Jardin, co-facilitated a…

The Launch of Land Justice

Blog | Hayley Jones | Jun 29, 2017

On Thursday, June 22nd, Food First hosted a reception to launch their latest book, Land Justice: Re-imagining Land, Food, and…

Cultivating Gender Justice

Caiti Hachmyer on Land Justice

Blog | Leonor Hurtado | Jun 2, 2017

In the upcoming book Land Justice: Re-imagining Land, Food, and the Commons in the United States, Caiti Hachmyer writes about her…