Small Planet Institute Fact Sheets

World Hunger Fact Sheet: What We Need to Know
Updated July 21, 2014

We take on the question "Why hunger in a world of plenty?" in our one-page, fully cited World Hunger Fact Sheet. A special thank you our fact sheet co-sponsors: Food Tank, Food Mythbusters, USC Canada, Food Systems Integrity, and Why Hunger.

Agroecology: Proof is in
Updated October 14, 2013

We know how to grow enough food without harmful chemicals! Please have a look at our Agroecology Fact Sheet.

We hope you find it useful. Please feel free to share the fact sheet with your friends, students, and community. As always, we welcome your feedback. Thank you!

7 Really Good Reasons to Rethink GMOs
Updated October 9, 2013

If you feel overwhelmed by the GMO debate and bamboozled by company ads, please read 7 Really Good Reasons to Rethink GMOs. We've distilled the most credible, up-to-date evidence (see our citations here). Given the complexity and dynamism of this issue we will continue to accept feedback: We'd also be thrilled to hear if you find our GMO Fact Sheet useful. Thank you!

Why Organic?
Updated October 22, 2012

Ever wonder what is the real benefit of shopping and eating organic? To answer this question, we've broken the subject down in our Organic Agriculture Fact Sheet. Stick it on your fridge as a reminder, share it with your local market and your friends, or use it as a teaching aid.