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MONROVIA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Nearly 24 million Americans live in food deserts and don’t have access to affordable, quality, fresh fruits and vegetables. 764 more words
If your neighborhood doesn’t have a grocery store and you don’t have a car, how do you get healthy food at a reasonable price?
For residents of two Duluth neighborhoods considered… 285 more words
When it comes to attempting to feed the world, large agro-businesses like Monsanto claim that they are sustainable because they are committed to doubling yields. However, focusing on increased yield of crops is a one-sided solution to a much greater problem: feeding the world is not solely a problem of lack of food, but lack of adequate distribution methods and affordable access to that food. 1,581 more words
DENVER—The Corner Store Program is working with small, neighborhood stores to help bring healthy food and produce into their establishments.
“Not every store can be a bodega, with flowers and meats, but fresh produce and veggies are a step in the right direction,” said the program’s Heidi Hoffman. 113 more words