Matthew Wheeland | Civil Eats


Matthew Wheeland is the managing editor of Civil Eats. He is a long-time environmental journalist and has covered a wide range of environmental, sustainability, and social justice subjects over the past 20 years. His reporting has appeared in The Guardian, The San Francisco Chronicle, and many other publications, and he previously worked as managing editor of GreenBiz and AlterNet. He lives in the Bay Area with his family and is a big fan of navigating the complexities of the food system.

The Inequity of Hunger: An Interview with Priya Fielding-Singh

Priya Fielding-Singh and the cover of

In the Food System and Beyond, Plastics Are the Problem

A closeup shot of tasty food in plastic containers in the shop

How ‘Kid Food’ Became Fraught for Parents

bettina elias siegel and the cover of her book kid food

New Book Offers a Dash of Hope—and Dose of Reality—for Young Farmers

young farmers book cover