You love food. You use social media. You want to stay informed on what's going on in food politics, organic farming, nutrition and the global hunger crisis. Say no more.

Here's my Top 25 (including a few that Michael Pollan recently recommended), in no particular order. Is your favorite tweeter missing from this list? Leave a comment and let me know!

TOP 25 FOOD FOLKS ON TWITTER

1. Marion Nestle // Paulette Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health

2. Slow Food USA // Building a good, clean and fair food system.

3. Michael Pollan // Food writer and advocate

4. Share Our Strength // Nonprofit working to end childhood hunger in America.

5. Mark Bittman // New York Times columnist

6. Ellen Gustafson // Founder, The 30 Project. Co-Founder, FEED Projects + the FEED Foundation. Foodie, Feeder, Fighter for a better food system.

7. Naomi Starkman // Good Food Advocate. Food Policy Consultant. Co-founder/Editor, CivilEats.com, Kitchen Table Talks; aspiring organic farmer.

8. Tom Laskawy // Covering food and ag policy for Grist

9. Josette Sheeran // Executive Director, World Food Programme

10. Sarah Wu // No longer anonymous educator who ate school lunch every day in 2010 to raise awareness about school food. Out now: 'Fed Up With Lunch' Oct 2011 Chronicle Books

11. Grist.org // Environmental journalism at its best. A beacon in the smog, if you will.

12. Organic Consumers // Campaigning for health, justice, sustainability, peace and democracy!

13. Earth Eats // Podcast, public radio program and blog from @wfiu. Tweets about local food, food safety, policy, sustainable agriculture, environmental news and recipes.

14. FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) // The UN agency that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.

15. Heifer International // Heifer empowers millions to go from poverty to self reliance via gifts of livestock, seeds, trees & training, providing a multiplying source of food & income.

16. Fair Food Network  // We're a non-profit organization that works to design a food system that upholds the fundamental right to healthy, fresh and sustainably-grown food.

17. Robyn O'Brien // A former food industry analyst, I traded a briefcase for a diaper bag, had 4 kids, wrote a book, gave a TEDx talk on health & founded the AllergyKids Foundation

18. Wholesome Wave // Working to ensure HEALTHY, FRESH, and AFFORDABLE locally grown food is available for all!

19. Anna Lappe // Author, real food advocate, mom, and author of Diet for a Hot Planet, Hope's Edge, and Grub

20. Bread for the World // A collective Christian voice urging our nation's leaders to end hunger

21. Food Democracy Now // Creating a sustainable future through positive food and farm policies.

22. Paula Crossfield // Managing editor of Civil Eats, Huffpo blogger, contributing producer at The Leonard Lopate Show, rookie gardener, avid cook, food policy wonkette

23. Why Hunger // Join WhyHunger in the fight against hunger & poverty. Help create self-reliance, economic justice & equal access to nutritious, affordable food.

24. Andy Bellatti // Registered Dietitian with whole-food & plant-centric approach. Into sustainable agriculture. Food policy activist. Love to call out food industry nonsense.

25. And, The Giving Table, of course!

 

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