Jenny’s Food and Ag Update for August 24, 2014

Jenny's Food and Ag Update

New go-to career for New England’s young: Farming (Yahoo)

The Japan Family Farmers Movement is Making Strides (Food Tank)

This is what a more sustainable American food system looks like (Grist)

Healthy Corner Stores Decolonize Our Diets (Choose Health SF)

National Report: Hunger in America 2014 (Feeding America)

Why Hungry Seniors Aren’t Getting Enough To Eat (NPR)

Study: Malnutrition Among Cognitively Intact, Noncritically Ill Older Adults in the Emergency Department (Annals of Emergency Medicine)

Study: Undernutrition in older adults across the continuum of care: nutritional assessment, barriers, and interventions. (PubMed)

620,000 Military Families Rely on Food Pantries to Meet Basic Needs (The Nation)

The Only Food Poor Americans Can Afford Is Making Them Unhealthy (The Atlantic)

Poverty Is Not Inevitable: What We Can Do Now To Turn Things Around (Yes)

These 10 Companies Control the World’s Food (Huffington Post)

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