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July 8, 2020
Lemel Durrah founded a vegan food truck and takeout business to bring the health benefits of plant-based diet to his…
green garden bakery
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June 26, 2018
A group of teens in Minneapolis has started a business to inspire change, cultivate leadership, and overcome their community's status…
food insecurity
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June 2, 2017
Food insecurity is still on the rise nationwide, new data from Feeding America has shown. Experts attribute this to rising…
food deserts lead to millions not getting access to fresh produce
August 19, 2016
Living in a food desert may increase risk of heart disease, a new study shows. People in food deserts live…
How to Design a Community Garden for More Than Food
February 9, 2016
In California, a community garden led to an ambitious plan to help residents connect, learn new skills, and make healthier…
Solutions for solving food deserts.
August 31, 2015
Ingenuous solutions some food activists have some up with for solving the country's problem of food deserts and food insecurity.
Kid in garden
November 10, 2014
This former food desert is now feeding (and educating) a community. It's also bringing together workers, volunteers, and residents.
March 12, 2013
This music video takes aim at Big Ag and food corporations that are feeding America's poor a killer diet.
February 26, 2013
A new concept that combines fresh groceries with nutrition and wellness education could be the answer to food deserts in…
October 11, 2011
Actor Wendell Pierce attempts to quench America's food deserts with Sterling Farms, his new chain of supermarkets in New Orleans…