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Food

I Love You… to Death

I Love You… to Death

Researcher Lenore Newman shares experience and insights from the writing of her new book, Lost Feast: Culinary Extinction and the Future of Food.

Smallhold Encourages Grow-Your-Own Mushrooms

Smallhold Encourages Grow-Your-Own Mushrooms

Smallhold—New York City’s first and only organic mushroom farm—is adapting to customer needs during Covid-19 with grow-your-own kits.

Hospitality PR Reacts to Covid-19

Hospitality PR Reacts to Covid-19

The industry of hospitality public relations has adapted to unique and unprecedented client needs during Covid-19.

The Upside of Extinction

The Upside of Extinction

Throughout history, humans have consumed some foods to extinction. Foragers like Pascal Baudar suggest we can harness that impulse for environmental good.

The Farmer and The Chef

The Farmer and The Chef

In New York, the professional partnership between farmer Zaid Kurdieh of Norwich Meadows and Chef Suzanne Cupps of 232 Bleecker is a model of mutual support during the COVID-19 crisis.

Pondering the Pantry

Pondering the Pantry

During the coronavirus quarantine in Italy, locally-made products offer a window in the world of the past, and invite questions about the future of food.

All Time for End Times

All Time for End Times

Los Angeles restaurant All Time adapts its daily operations to feed their community in a post-COVID-19 world.

Billion Oyster Project Builds on Centuries of New York History

Billion Oyster Project Builds on Centuries of New York History

In New York, Billion Oyster Project seeks to restore and build upon a historic legacy of the oyster industry in the city.

Grocery Workers: The Essentials

Grocery Workers: The Essentials

The coronavirus crisis emphasizes that grocery workers around the country are essential to our food system.

When the Rain Doesn’t Come

When the Rain Doesn’t Come

In Australia, Drought Angels organize to provide assistance and relief to small farmers. In Los Angeles, Chef Curtis Stone supports their efforts with his celebrated restaurant, Maude.

A Nutritionist’s Take on Coronavirus

A Nutritionist’s Take on Coronavirus

Los Angeles nutrition expert Liz Voosen shares tips for staying healthy both physically and emotionally while weathering the coronavirus outbreak.

The Invaluable Role of Bees in Our Food System

The Invaluable Role of Bees in Our Food System

The global significance of bees and pollinators is evidence of ecological interactions necessary for sustainable food systems.

Ripe for Debate

Ripe for Debate

The banana’s complicated history is a cautionary tale for monoculture agriculture.

The Future of Maize with Masienda

The Future of Maize with Masienda

In Los Angeles, Masienda is determined to protect maize biodiversity through sustainable sourcing and fair pay for subsistence Mexican farmers.

Once Upon a Time in France

Once Upon a Time in France

In Nashville, Tennessee, the father-son team of Laurent Champonnois and Melvil Arnt are resurrecting French bistro culture with their restaurant, Once Upon a Time in France.

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