Happy #FoodDay2012

Happy #FoodDay2012

Today, October 24, 2012 marks National Food Day.  Food Day is “a nationwide celebration and movement toward healthy, affordable and sustainable food.  Food Day was created by the nonprofit Center for Science in the Public Interest (CPSI) …”   The overall objectives for Food Day is to:

Reform factory farms to protect the environment and animals

Consider the following Food Day facts and points:

More than 2/3 of American adults and one in three children are overweight or obese

Only 1.6% of all fruits and vegetables sold in the U.S. are locally grown

Ingredients

  • Promote healthy and safe foods
  • Support sustainable and organic farms
  • Reduce hunger
  • Reform factory farms to protect the environment and animals
  • Support fair working conditions for food and farm workers
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