food desert

Dallas-Based Restorative Farms Is in the Running for American Heart Association’s Foodscape Innovation Awards

by | Oct 13, 2020
Nonprofit Restorative Farms, which creates agri-systems in underserved communities, is among the three finalists for the American Heart Association's contest for leaders in the food ecosystem. Voting for the Foodscape Innovation Awards ends Oct. 15.
EarthX: Coexisting With Nature, Mobile Greenhouse & Workplace Design
by | Apr 23, 2018
Attendees could explore careers in science, technology, education, art, and math as well as learn more about university sustainability projects and tips to become more ecofriendly.
native american
Addison Nonprofit Behind PBS Film Highlighting Dietary, Health Issues of Native Americans
by | Dec 6, 2017
The documentary, hosted by actor James Earl Jones, explores the Native American Food Movement and its efforts in addressing food insecurity.
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SMU Prof, Local Agencies to Fight South Dallas’ Food Desert With New Seedling Farm
by | Nov 14, 2017
The farm unites SMU professor Owen Lynch along with community organizations such as Bonton Farms, Big Tex Urban Farms, and Texas A&M AgriLife.

Nonprofit Restaurant Wants to Redefine Feeding the Hungry

by | Jun 12, 2017
Fort Worth's Taste will be the only fully sustainable restaurant in the DFW area operating on a pay-what-you-can model.
New Markets to Ease
South Dallas Food Desert
by | May 25, 2017
Bonton Farms gets grant for market and cafe; Good Local Markets to open Paul Quinn College location
Dallas Filmmakers Shining Light on Food Insecurity
by | Apr 21, 2017
Clips from the documentary still in production will be screened Sunday as part of the inaugural EARTHxFilm festival.