16 Sep '11, 11pm

Yale Sustainable Food Project intern: Biting off more than he can chew?

Yale Sustainable Food Project intern: Biting off more than he can chew?

A meal at Dirt Candy I am a lucky guy. It's an exciting time to be studying food -- public interest in food issues is burgeoning, farmers' markets are proliferating like never before (or, at least, since the introduction of the supermarket), and more people are engaging in conversations about why good food matters. And here at school, where my main job is to study, I not only get to engage with these ideas and issues every day, I am required to. It's a tough life. I've been interested in food issues since high school, but my passion has really blossomed since coming to college. As an intern with the Yale Sustainable Food Project for the past two years Murray's Cheese , I have learned a great deal about sustainable agriculture, planned and hosted all sorts of community events, and cooked, eaten, and shared a lot of good food (life still won't give me a break!). I've learned...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/food/2011-09-15-food-studies-josh

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