May 04, 2022
Hungry China’s Growing Interest in ‘Future Foods’ and Alternative Protein
By Genevieve Donnellon-May and Zhang Hongzhou
Will China turn to lab-grown or plant-based alternatives to meat to meet surging demand?
February 12, 2022
China’s Focus on Food Security
By Genevieve Donnellon-May
What Xi Jinping’s latest comments on food security suggest about China’s priorities for 2022.
November 25, 2021
China’s Evolving Food Security Strategy
By Genevieve Donnellon-May and Mark Wang
China’s food security is part of its new national security strategy in the new “dual circulation” era.
July 19, 2021
What Cultured Meat Can Tell Us About China
By Bonnie Girard
A new survey on a niche product provides a window into changing attitudes, and even has implications for Chinese national security.
November 12, 2020
The Bitter Aftertaste of China’s Hunger for South American Food
By Agostina Blengino and Jordy Pasa
China’s quest for food security is exacerbating environmental crises like deforestation and overfishing in South American countries.
September 30, 2020
China, Food Security and Geopolitics
By Scott B. MacDonald
History suggests the CCP should be concerned.
February 28, 2020
Don’t Forget China’s Other Viral Outbreak
By Madison Plaster
China’s efforts to contain coronavirus are stalling recovery from an earlier African Swine Fever outbreak, with implications for food security.
November 11, 2016
Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones
By Joshua Bateman
China's rapidly growing UAV industry is eyeing a new sector: agriculture.
March 24, 2016
China’s Global Food Quest
By Zhang Hongzhou
ChemChina’s $43 billion acquisition of Swiss-based Syngenta could be a game-changer for food production.
October 20, 2015
The Nutritional Security Imperative
By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe and Asit K. Biswas
Global food security can be achieved in the coming years, but equally important nutritional security needs attention.
February 28, 2014
China's Agricultural Deals with Ukraine in Jeopardy
By Shannon Tiezzi
Reports that China wants $3 billion in loans returned call into question the future of China-Ukraine agricultural deals.
January 01, 2014
Pollution Threatens China's Food Security
By Shannon Tiezzi
China's soil and water pollution may seriously threaten food security in the coming years.