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Why do neighbourhoods in many US cities lack grocery stores or fresh foods? System Map, Food System, Food Map, A Food, Ap Human Geography, Food Insecurity, Image Of The Day, Set You Free, Sociology

Infographic: What is a ‘food desert’?

Why do neighbourhoods in many US cities lack grocery stores or fresh foods?

london uk - december 12 shelf view of a tesco supermarket store. britain's tesco supermarket chain is the world's third largest retailer after america's walmart and france's carrefour. Food Security, Food Industry, Simple Way, Competition, Healthy Lifestyle, Photo Editing, Nutrition, Shelves, Convenience Store

Hot Topics in Nutrition

Advice about good nutrition seems to change daily. Get expert perspectives on hot nutrition and lifestyle topics so you can make choices that are right for you and your family.

If you too are keen to embark upon a journey that may alter the course of your life, here are 10 life-changing trips you need to take. Uganda, Chic Collection, Places To Travel, Places To See, African Great Lakes, Best Greek Islands, Great Lakes Region, Sustainable Farming, Places In Italy

Billion Dollar US-funded ‘New Alliance’ Forcing Communities Off their Land in Tanzania

ActionAid is calling on the Obama Administration to end support for the New Alliance, and focus its funding on supporting poor farmers in Africa.

French peas flourish in Russia despite vegetable embargo - France 24 France 24, Food Security, Flourish, Agriculture, How To Dry Basil, Beans, French, Vegetables, Russia

French peas flourish in Russia despite vegetable embargo

Moscow retaliated to a string of Western sanctions last year by imposing a ban on European agricultural products, but one of France’s best-known canned vegetable firms has since seen its profit margins soar in Russia.

A visit by US delegation of farmers to Cuba Visit Cuba, Food Security, Farmers, Agriculture, Outdoor Decor, Animals, Animales, Animaux, Animais

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The most important U.S. agricultural delegation to visit Cuba in more than a decade began three days of meetings on Monday, hoping to find potential business partners and urge the U.S. Congress to lift the trade embargo against the Caribbean nation.

Hampton Creek raises millions to develop plant-based products that can mimic the animal protein’s magic Food Security, Eggs, California, Canning, Egg, Home Canning, Food Safety, Conservation

Can a California company do better than the egg?

Hampton Creek raises millions to develop plant-based products that can mimic the animal protein’s magic

Could farm sector assets be on the decline? Crop Insurance, Food Security, To Focus, Change, Reading, Cover, Word Reading, Blanket, Food Safety

Agri-Pulse

Agri-Pulse is a trusted source in Washington, D.C., with the largest editorial team focused on food and farm policy coverage. Agri-Pulse presents a balanced perspective on a wide variety of issues including the farm bill, nutrition, trade, food, environment, biotechnology, organic, conservation, crop insurance and rural America.

As food prices rise, people get very, very angry Very Angry, Food Security, Ethnic Recipes, People, People Illustration, Food Safety, Folk

Food Riots Are Coming: Here’s Where

As food prices rise, people get very, very angry.

The grim outlook for North Korea, still not enough food produced to feed the country Independent News Sources, Food Policy, Alternative News, The Grim, World Leaders, North Korea, Current Events, Sports And Politics, Slogan

N. Korea’s economic, food policy showing modest results: US expert – The Korea Times

Freight Farms are shipping containers modified to grow stacks of hydroponic plants and vegetables — anywhere, 365 days a year.

Freight Farms: How Boston Gets Local Greens, Even When Buried In Snow

Big metal shipping containers are often used to import food from around the globe. Now, two Boston entrepreneurs are modifying those containers to grow local produce hydroponically, 365 days a year.

"Since food production is not a sufficient condition for food security, it means that the way we are producing is no longer acceptable," --Graziano da Silva.

Agriculture must change

Rising population will hit UK’s self sufficiency if government continues to ignore British food production, say NFU

UK will need to import over half of its food within a generation, farmers warn

Rising population will hit UK’s self sufficiency if government continues to ignore British food production, say NFU

The growing number of people living in cities – and changes in rural-urban linkages – are re-shaping our relationship with food. Is it time for Policymakers need to take note? It's Time To Change, Food Security, Cities, Relationship, Number, Note, Urban, Shapes, This Or That Questions

If food security is the answer, is it time to change the question?

The growing number of people living in cities – and changes in rural-urban linkages – are re-shaping our relationship with food. Policymakers need to take note

Food accessibility will be a significant issue this election. While the Conservatives prattle on, activists and organizations are picking up the slack and demanding real change to food policy. Food Policy, Northern Canada, Food Security, Real Food Recipes, A Food, Nutrition, Activists, Organizations, Landing

The failure that is food policy in Nunavut

Like this article? Chip in to keep stories likes these coming. The Canadian government's food policy is having dire consequences for communities in Nunavut. Aside from being proof of further deterioration of government-Indigenous relations, Canada's food policy has been an illustration of mismanagement and the consequences of what occurs when a program lacks transparency and denies power to those it claims to protect.