Food Systems & Sustainability

In the face of the world's biggest challenges, let's make food a force for good.
AUD $345
12 hours - 100% online
Explore the Big Picture
Dive deep into the inner workings of the global food system and explore the challenges and opportunities at every stage.
Real Stories & Insights
Explore in-depth case studies featuring individuals who are committed to creating a better future for our planet.
Drive Positive Change
Master practical skills and strategies to generate a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable food system.

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Course Outline

1

Systems

Looking at the Big Picture

You may have heard the phrase ‘from farm to table’, well, this lesson explores every step in-between! Production, distribution, processing, marketing, purchase, consumption, waste: for every part of the process, there are both challenges and opportunities in creating a more sustainable future.

  • What Is the Food System?
  • Adapting to Global Challenges
Featuring
Jade Miles
National Program Manager at Sustainable Table
Phoebe Gardner
CEO & Co-Founder at Bardee
2

Localisation

Where Does Our Food Come From?

Before the hyper-convenience of modern-day living, food didn’t have to travel long distances to get to our plate. In this lesson, learn about the knock-on effects of the different types of supply chains, such as carbon emissions, mental disconnect, and the livelihood of local farmers.

  • Why is Local Food Important?
  • Case Study: Eat Local Eat Wild
Featuring
Jade Miles
National Program Manager at Sustainable Table
Hanna Guy
Operations Manager at Sustainable Table
Carolyn Suggate
Farmer & Director at ORICoop
Erik Suggate
Farmer at Eat Local Eat Wild
3

Seasonality

Reconnecting With Food

Living with the seasons means re-connecting with nature and its important rituals. In this lesson, explore the myriad of benefits that come from eating with the seasons, from enhanced nutrition to food literacy, community and beyond.

  • Supply & Demand
  • Why Eat Seasonally?
Featuring
Jade Miles
National Program Manager at Sustainable Table
Hanna Guy
Operations Manager at Sustainable Table
4

Regeneration

Changing Practices in Our Food System

Going one step further than sustainability, regenerative agriculture is a way to rehabilitate and protect the Earth's precious resources. These amazing practices not only pull carbon from the atmosphere but provide huge benefits to the farmers and their crops themselves.

  • Opportunities & Challenges
  • Soil Health
  • Regenerative Practices
  • Case Study: Brookfarm
Featuring
Charlie Showers
Regenerative Farmer & Owner at Black Barn Farm
Jade Miles
National Program Manager at Sustainable Table
Will Brook
CEO at Brookfarm
5

Land

Where It All Begins

For farmers and producers, the land is at the heart of everything they do. In this lesson, learn about the challenges and opportunities of land within the food system, including access and use, urban sprawl and cultural land management.

  • Land Access
  • Cultural Land & Ownership
Featuring
Hanna Guy
Operations Manager at Sustainable Table
Charlie Showers
Regenerative Farmer & Owner at Black Barn Farm
6

Education

Building Awareness & Collective Action

To tackle any challenge, the first step is awareness. In this lesson, explore the importance of a collective-action mindset in creating a better future for the planet and its people.

Featuring
Jade Miles
National Program Manager at Sustainable Table
Hanna Guy
Operations Manager at Sustainable Table
Rachel Rubenstein
Urban Farmer at CERES

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Food Systems & Sustainability
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Ulleo’s Food Systems & Sustainability course is for activists, businesses, and everyday individuals alike. As we work to combat the climate crisis, food is one of the most accessible and meaningful areas in which we can drive positive change.
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Insightful activities and resources to further your knowledge
Digital badge and certificate upon completion

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