Institute for Sustainable Development
Vegetables Photo

Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.

William Ruckelshaus
Business Week
June 18, 1990


Our Sustainable Future - CSU, Chico

RAI Goals

  • Develop interdisciplinary teams that research innovative methods and strategies resulting in practical, transferable, and transformative solutions to regenerate soils and ecosystems.
  • Develop a multi-sector network that includes academics, farmers, industry leaders, community members, and policy makers to implement and realize the benefits of these solutions.
  • Develop and implement strategies for creating multi-scale food security (local to global).
  • Support policy to create equitable, healthy and resilient societies by transforming food systems.

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