Foodology: Dig In!

Food connects us all. Beyond providing basic nourishment, food can spark memories, inspire creativity, expand our horizons and bring us together. Within our collective food story, plants play a starring role. Their nutrients have found their way from field to fork for millennia, and even today, new insights and discoveries about the role of plants as food are made daily — close to home and around the world. So what do we know about the plants that feed us? Where do they come from and how do they grow? How did our most favorite foods come to be? What can we learn from faraway communities and cultures about sustainable food? What is your own food story?