May 15, 2011
'Our food system is broken. A system that fails to meet basic food needs for millions of Americans - while some 40 percent of all food produced is thrown away and not eaten - is one that needs fixing. There are more than 50 million people in the US today who live in food insecure households, with African American and Latino households being amongst the most vulnerable.'
CLICK HERE TO READ MORE: http://www.greenforall.org/blog/green-jobs-in-a-sustainable-food-system
May 05, 2011
You can read the entire speech here! Even though the speech is a lot of pages, it is all double spaced AND in big font. And worth the read. Don't you think?
"Whether you think the Prince of Wales is just an ecological hypocrite or not, you have to admit his speech yesterday at the Future of Food conference at Georgetown University was inspiring. It even led some rather cynical soldiers in the sustainable/organic food campaign to offer praise."
click here to read the full article and link to the speech: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/all-we-can-eat/post/charles-delivers-a-prince-of-a-speech/2011/05/05/AFlIbcyF_blog.html