Building a world of
resilient communities.



Julian Cribb: What are the future challenges to our food system

Julian Cribb, Principal of Julian Cribb and Associates presentation on what are the future challenges to our food system at the National Sustainable Food Summit in Melbourne Australia on 5-6 April, 2011.

Julian Cribb is Adjunct Professor of Science Communication at the University of Technology Sydney and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE). He is founding editor of ScienceAlert, the leading Australasian science news site and of SciNews, Australia's specialist science media delivery service.

Editorial Notes: Suggested by Michael Lardelli.

What do you think? Leave a comment below.

Sign up for regular Resilience bulletins direct to your email.

Take action!  

Find out more about Community Resilience. See our COMMUNITIES page
Start your own projects. See our RESOURCES page.
Help build resilience. DONATE NOW.


This is a community site and the discussion is moderated. The rules in brief: no personal abuse and no climate denial. Complete Guidelines.

Peddling a New Model of Urban Farming

Bike-riding farmers in Orlando, Florida, are helping communities produce …

In CSA Twist, Aquaponics Grow Op Offers Subscribers Microgreens Live on a Tray

A new kind of CSA in Oregon is bringing aquaponics to its subscription …

Of Pigs, Peasants, and Pastoralists

I think what this analysis shows is that, unlike extensive pastoralism, …

Permaculture, Climate and Survival 2  

This is the second program from International Permaculture Convergence, in …

The Whispering World of Plants: "The Wood Wide Web"

The notion that plants can "talk" to one another was, until …

After Decades in a Food Desert, These Neighbors Are Building a $2 Million Co-op—And They Own It

As their dream becomes a reality, organizers hope the RCC and the community …

Chicken Fortress, Hay Igloo

What’s a Hay Igloo? Basically it’s a large compost pile …