TITLE

Community Food Security Programs Improve Food Access

AUTHOR(S)
Kantor, Linda Scott
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
FoodReview;Jan-Apr2001, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines a variety of community food security programs in the United States. Benefits of community-based initiatives to the nutrition and education programs of the government; Disciplines encompassing community food security; Discussion on its impact on food affordability and quality; Examples of community food security programs, including community-supported agriculture programs, farmers' markets, pick-your-own farms, farm-to-school initiatives, community gardens; Chart of the number of community gardens in selected cities in the U.S. INSET: Community Food Security Programs Benefit Farmers and Consumers.
ACCESSION #
5069729

 

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