As we start 2013, many people will be thinking about plans and promises to improve their diet and health. But we think a broader collection of farmers, policy-makers, and eaters need new, bigger resolutions for fixing the food system – real changes with long-term impacts in fields, boardrooms, and on plates all over the world. These are resolutions that the world can’t afford to break with nearly one billion still hungry and more than one billion suffering from the effects of being overweight and obese. We have the tools—let’s use them in 2013! ...
by Danielle Nierenberg and Ellen Gustafson, Food Tank: The Food Think Tank (www.FoodTank.org) ... http://www.green-trust.org/wordpress/2012/12/23/cultivating-a-better-food-system-in-2013/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenTrustSustainabilityRenewableEnergy+%28Green+Trust+Sustainability+%26+Renewable+Energy%29
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