The Future of Food

I write about the evolving food landscape and the connections between our food systems, the natural environment and public health. My blog explores the factors that influence what we eat and the far-reaching impact of our food choices. Discover the stories, research, and ideas redefining our relationship with food.

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The Elta Smith Blog
wonky carrots

Why I love wonky carrots

As I was preparing dinner the other night, my husband wandered into the kitchen and looking at the vegetables next to the chopping board said,…
fried chicken

Why our food systems are unhealthy

Last week I wrote about the abundance of food that we produce globally – more than enough to feed everyone in the world. This productivity…
strawberry farm

Why our food systems are unequal

Last week I wrote about the abundance of food that we have access to here in the UK and in so many other places. Indeed, we already produce…