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Dominique Hazzard of DC Greens: Watcha got your plate?

Who are you and what is your organization?

My name is Dominique Hazzard and I am the Outreach Specialist at DC Greens. DC Greens is a local nonprofit working to shift the culture of food access, food education, and food policy in the District. 755 more words

American University

Minnesota has a food desert problem: Here's what's being done to address it

About 1.6 million Minnesotans – nearly 30 percent – lack access to healthy food because of how far they live from a grocery store that supplies fresh fruits and vegetables, according to… 371 more words

News

Accusing non-vegan feminists of not being **Real Feminists** is oppressive horseshit

 

Why are we not talking about how telling people they can’t be *Real* Feminist if they aren’t fully vegan is a shit move?

If one is a vegan, that’s totally cool. 909 more words

Intersectional Issues

Farmer gives away harvest to feed hungry in his town

Now he’s on a mission to feed the hungry in Central Indiana. Lawler has revamped his 36-acre farm into a nonprofit operation called Brandywine Creek Farms…

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Farmers/farming Information

Fresh Truck

Food security is still a problem in many areas in Massachusetts. Food deserts are areas in which the people do not have access to healthy alternatives and lack the knowledge necessary to make healthy choices. 115 more words

Food Security

Convenience beats health in a New Haven food desert

By Melissa Barclay

For Lezlie McEachern, a student who grew up in the Newhallville area of New Haven, healthy food was not always a priority. Newhallville is considered a “food desert,” and McEachern’s family struggled with a hectic schedule, lack of knowledge about nutritious food and transportation issues. 596 more words

New Haven

Real Good Food

Grammatically speaking, the title of this post, albeit awkward, is somewhat deceptive.  I am not talking about really good food.  I am talking about real, as in genuine, good food. 466 more words

Food, Dining, Entertainment