What Funders Need to Know: Introduction to the Food System

Publication date: 
March, 2014

Food is essential. But how often do you consider where your food comes from? In our latest issue of What Funders Need to Know, we explore the stages of the food system, from production all the way to disposal. Why is this important to philanthropy?

Because hunger, food insecurity, nutrition-related chronic disease, the health of our region’s resource lands and waterways, wages, and equal opportunity in the food economy all converge in our region's food system.

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