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When Hunger Stares Affluence in the Face

Hunger isn’t relegated to the Third World. Here in the USA, we often refer to hunger as “food insecurity”, which is a great term for it. 630 more words

Intentional Living

Exceptional Drought Plagues Central, Northern China

EXTREME WEATHER & CLIMATIC EVENTS
RISING TEMPERATURES
EXCEPTIONAL DROUGHT
WATER FAMINE
CROP DISASTERS
FOOD INSECURITY
MAIN SCENARIOS 900, 808, 800, 555, 444, 123, 111, 100, 033, 011, 08, 04, 03, 02… 275 more words

Global Disasters

The true cost of healthy eating

I’ve ranted about the problem with the over-simplification of food insecurity before but I’d like to expand on that rant. Someone recently shared a link to a recipe for… 589 more words

Nurturing & Nutrition at the Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry

On Sunday, JF&CS’s Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry (SHCFP) revealed our dazzling new Tribute Wall, created by internationally known local artist James Simon. The Tribute Wall recognizes the donors who have helped SHCFP fulfill its mission through their generous financial support and aims to nurture hope in the hearts of those who rely on us for assistance. 516 more words

Food Pantry

Celebrity needed: Another awful African story South Sudan

The declaration of another Famine is imminent. In the absence of local media able to witness the circumstances it is incumbent on Western media to report the story. 33 more words

Humanitarian

Foreign competition poses new challenges for fish farmers

Story written by Alex Gentile.

COLUMBIA — Trout and other fish are leaving Missouri’s fish farms for dinner plates, but foreign competition and domestic regulations may pose a challenge to some local farmers. 732 more words

Agriculture

City programs help aleviate food desert problems, encourage urban gardening

Story written by Katelyn Bartels.

COLUMBIA — As many as 13,000 people a month come to Columbia’s Central Pantry, walking in empty-handed and leaving with a bag of staples and fresh produce. 791 more words

Hunger