Databases

Famine Foods Database

Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service.

Searchable database of food sources not usually considered as crops but may be consumed during famines.


Food Security in the United States: Current Population Survey Food Security Supplement (CPS-FSS)

Bureau of Labor Statistics. Census Bureau.

CPS-FSS is the source of national and State-level statistics on food insecurity and hunger used in USDA's annual reports on household food security. CPS is a monthly labor force survey of about 50,000 households conducted by the Census Bureau for the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


Food Security Learning Center

WhyHunger.

Offers access to related articles, resources, images and videos on the issues of hunger, food systems, poverty, and community food security searchable by topic or theme.


Community Food Projects Database

WhyHunger.

Profiles community-based organizations and projects supported through the Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program of USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) since 2000.