Knowledge for better food systems

Frontiers Research Topic call for contributions on 'Transitions to Sustainable Food- and Feed-Systems'

Deadline: 
31 Jul 2017

This is a call for evidence-based research from the broadest range of disciplines including humanities, life and applied (industrial) sciences to contribute to the 'Transitions to Sustainable Food- and Feed-Systems' theme within the Frontiers Research Topic (see relevant journals below).

Perspectives may be historical or contextual, and should ideally be transdisciplinary, crossing at least two of the three pillars of sustainability - ‘production environment’, ‘markets or economics’ and ‘society or policy’.

Participating journals

  1. Frontiers in Plant Science
    Plant Nutrition
    Agroecology and Land Use Systems
  2. Frontiers in Nutrition
    Plant Nutrition
    Nutrition and Environmental Sustainability
  3. Frontiers in Environmental Science
    Agroecology and Land Use Systems
  4. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution
    Agroecology and Land Use Systems

You can read more about the background for this call and the submission guidelines here.