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pie fest

Tomorrow offers a tasty treat and a chance to support some important community organizations here in my neck of the woods: Pie Fest 2018, a community event and fundraiser organized by the… 147 more words

National Haiku Writing Month

University students tackle food insecurity at Halifax hackathon

Dozens of students from universities throughout Nova Scotia are gathering in Halifax this week for a unique innovation challenge taking place at Saint Mary’s University. 286 more words


Share, don't bank the food

If we look at the continuing use of food banks and the increasing number of people who use them, food banks are not a long term solution to ending hunger. 960 more words

A Moral Disgrace

Monday I sat down to write, but was unable to get started.  I had a topic–charitable organizations alone can not adequately address poverty and food insecurity.  701 more words

Food Insecurity

River Run Church of the Nazarene's 2017 Community Garden Report

The River Run Church of the Nazarene, assisted by a University of Maine Cooperative Extension staff member, planned, planted, managed, and harvested a community garden in Detroit, Maine for the second year.  190 more words

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Connecting with Carla

On a Tuesday afternoon, a freshman from California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) eagerly clips on her “Agency” badge before entering the warehouse to help source food for her campus pantry. 530 more words

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What the 2018 Farm Bill Means for Urban, Suburban, and Rural America

Soybean crop on a family farm near Humboldt, Iowa, 2017.
USDA/Preston Keres

By Tom Vilsack, Colorado State University, The Conversation

Since the turn of the year, Congress and the Trump administration have been haggling over legislative priorities for 2018. 1,256 more words