Milpa

Global Lingo As part of our series of global vocabulary, we would like to start a cheer for the milpa. Social Web Challenge Post a photo of a milpa online Facebook. = Publica una foto de una milpa en línea de Facebook. Translate milpa in another language. = Translate milpa in another language. Tag a …

Vegan

Buzzwords Vegan = using or containing no animal products Elsewhere on the Web Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose. – Vegan Society Questions How is a vegan diet different …

Food Security

Food Security … World Food Day Connection October 16 is World Food Day, each year celebrated with a specific theme courtesy of the FAO. Each year Planeta.com updates our food features and starts a deep dive into themes at hand. including food security and rural development. Translating: Food Security Wiki Food Planeta.com FAO Food, Health …

World Food Day

October 16 is World Food Day, each year celebrated with a specific theme courtesy of the FAO. Each year Planeta.com updates our food features and starts a deep dive into themes at hand. Translating: World Food Day Features World Food Day 2017 http://planeta.com/foodsecurity http://planeta.com/ruraldevelopment Twitter Moment World Food Day World Food Day Wiki Food Planeta.com …

World Food Day 2017

October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme is: “Change the future of migration. Invest in food security and rural development.” Hashtag: #WFD2017 Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each year. We are inspired by the work of the FAO and welcome the opportunity to take a deep dive into timely topics. Key Links http://www.fao.org/world-food-day FAO …

Pineapple

Our deep dive into all things related to the pineapple. Social Web Challenge For World Food Day, Planeta.com issues a social web challenge: Take and share a photo of a pineapple. Share a pineapple recipe. Share a pineapple cocktail recipe. Learn how to translate ‘pineapple’ in another language. Translating Pineapple Spanish: Piña Embedded Tweets #CostaRica …

International Streetfood Congress = Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle #ComerEnLaCalle

Mark your calendars May 16-18, 2018 Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle (International Streetfood Congress) Mexico City – The Mexican capital, where the most diverse forms of street food come together, will be the scene to gather specialists from all over the world interested in the analysis of this phenomenon. La capital mexicana, donde confluyen las más diversas …

Fifth World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy #VFMGM

The Fifth World Forum of Mexican Gastronomy will be held from October 5-8 at the National Arts Center (Cenart) in Mexico City. Hashtag: #VFMGM The event features  80 traditional Mexican cooks and 50 food and food specialists from Mexico, the United States and Canada. Chiapas, Guanajuato, Michoacán, Oaxaca, Sinaloa and Tabasco among the gastronomic destinations that will be present. This year, …

FAO

FAO = Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations The Food and Agriculture Organization — www.fao.org — leads international efforts to defeat hunger. 2016 Spotlight: pulses Wiki FAO Planeta.com Food, Health and Cultivating Communities World Food Day 2017  

September 29 is National Corn Day in Mexico #DíaNacionaldelMaíz

Poster: La Cosecha Market Maíz, also known as corn, is a large grain plant first domesticated by Indigenous peoples in Mexico about 10,000 years ago. The country celebrates September 29 as Día Nacional del Maíz (National Corn Day). Hashtag: #DíaNacionaldelMaíz Planeta.com is curating tweets, photos and Facebook events that show off the variety and vulnerability of traditional corn in …