Over 800 million people in the world go hungry on a daily basis. Yet here in the U.S. there is a high level of food consumption, much of which does not come from local sources. Imagine you are sitting down for dinner. Consider that the average distance that food travels before it reaches your plate is 1,500 miles, a lot of this food coming from overseas.
- How is this a global social problem? How does non-local food consumption impact the environment and your health?
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