04 Apr '11, 6pm

Your Garden Can Fight Hunger | Care2 Healthy & Green Living:

Your Garden Can Fight Hunger | Care2 Healthy & Green Living:

April is National Garden Month . Not surprisingly, it coincides with the busy days of spring planting and summer garden planning. As you are getting your garden ready and deciding which fruits and veggies to plant , you might want to consider planting some extra for those who are in need. Feeding America, which is a network of food banks across the United States, recently released a study on hunger that was conducted across the nation. Called Map the Meal Gap , the study profiled food insecurity in the nation. Being “food insecure” means that these people do not have consistent access to food. For this LA Farm Girl, I am especially disheartened that Feeding America’s new statistics show that Los Angeles County leads the nation in food insecurity with over 1.7 million LA County residents having gone hungry and being consistently food insecure. Across the country, the statis...

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