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In 2013, American Medical Association delegates voted to classify obesity as a disease, and a company called Modern Meadows received $325,000 for research into 3-D printed meat. Learn more about these and other top food stories of 2013 in Food Tank's infographic in Heifer International's World Ark magazine.

Food tank, co-founded by Danielle Nierenberg and Ellen Gustafson, is "for the 7 billion people who have to eat every day." Foodtank.org defines the organization as being "for farmers and producers, policy makers and government leaders, researchers and scientists, academics and journalists, and the funding and donor communities to collaborate on providing sustainable solutions for our most pressing environmental and social problems."

Download World Ark digital magazine for free on your tablet to get all the supercharged interactive version of the graphic at right.

Check out World Ark stories on Heifer projects in Bolivia, Kenya in Nepal online and in the digital tablet edition.

Author

Donna Stokes

Donna Stokes is the managing editor of World Ark magazine. She has worked for Heifer International since September 2008 when she leaped over to the nonprofit world from a two-decade career in newspaper journalism.