World Food Day 2019

Poster October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme motto: Healthy diets for a zero hunger world Hundreds of events and outreach activities bring together governments, businesses, NGOs, the media, and general public. Hashtags: #WFD2019, #ZeroHunger, #WorldFoodDay Key Links fao.org/world-food-day Communication Toolkit World Food Day Challenge Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each year. We …

FAO

FAO = Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations The Food and Agriculture Organization — www.fao.org — leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Embedded Tweets The world is off-track to meet most of the Sustainable Development Goal targets linked to hunger, food security and nutrition. 🔖 New FAO report 👉 https://t.co/6V4wyNaVpR#HLPF #ZeroHunger #SDGs #Agenda2030 #GlobalGoals pic.twitter.com/5EYSL4ZSHP — FAO …

World Food Day

Buzzwords 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 2019 World Food Day 2018 World Food Day 2017 Twitter Moment World Food …

Coffee

Photo: Ayöök Cup Coffee = a hot beverage made from the roasted and ground seeds (coffee beans) of a tropical shrub Translating: International Coffee Day Spanish: Día Internacional del Café Swedish: Internationella kaffedagen October 1 is International Coffee Day internationalcoffeeday.org ico.org Facebook @icocoffeeorg #InternationalCoffeeDay Día Internacional del Café ☕️ — Marco Antonio (@AyuukMarco) October 1, …

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 and other info that show off the variety and vulnerability of traditional corn in Mexico. …

Mexico’s Food and Culinary Adventures

Photo: Angelica’s Tamales de frijol Documenting our slow adventures in Mexico’s kitchens, markets, and restaurants. Headlines http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190910-mexicos-ancient-caviar Where there’s no queso in quesadilla Carne Asada, Hold The Meat: Why Latinos Are Embracing Vegan-Mexican Cuisine Guamoche Planeta.com A Gathering of Oaxaca’s Traditional Cooks (2018) Netflix Faves: Phil Rosenthal’s Culinary Tour of Mexico City Mexico’s Culinary Histories …

Plant-Based

Photo Plant-based = foods derived from plants, including vegetables, grains, nuts, seeds, legumes and fruits, and with few or no animal products Also see: plant-based meat / burgers / patties Headlines Impossible Burgers Aren’t Healthy, and That’s the Whole Point KFC first fast-food restaurant to test plant-based chicken – The Hill Whole Foods CEO on …

Fruit

Photo: Cromwell Fruit = the sweet and fleshy product of a tree or other plant that contains seed and can be eaten as food Fruit Apples Apricots Avocados Bananas Coconuts Cranberries Dates Figs Peaches Peppers Pineapples Pumpkins Tomatoes Photos Soccoro at the Pochote Xochimilco Market Planeta.com Food, Health, and Cultivating Communities Food Links Fruit Links