‘Finding North' examines hunger in the US and the serious economic, social and cultural implications for the nation. The film argues that 49 million Americas are hungry and profiles three Americans that shed light on food insecurity, diet related diseases, and government spending on food stamps and childhood nutrition programs.
Stonyfield Farm launched a year-long “Know Your Food” campaign to help consumers understand the origins and ingredients of the food they eat. Visit their new website to go on a Know Your Food Journey, learn how food is produced, what’s in the things we eat, and how all of this impacts consumers, communities, and the planet.
PolicyLink introduces four tools addressing Access to Healthy Food in their Equitable Development Toolkit: Grocery Store Development, Corner Stores, Farmers’ Markets, and Urban Agriculture and Community Gardens. These tools address efforts focused on serving low-income communities and communities of color to increase access to healthy, fresh, affordable food.