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Every Drop Matters: Reducing Water Use in the United States

A single American can use as much water in a day as approximately 900 Kenyans

The United States is one of the world’s biggest users of water. A single American can use as much water in a day as approximately 900 Kenyans. As a result, water resources in the US are shrinking. In the last five years,…
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by: Danielle Nierenberg – March 22, 2013

Seven Amazing Women Who Are Working to Change Our Food System

Almost 55 percent of the reduction in global hunger from 1970 to 1995 could be attributed to improvements in women’s status in society: UN

Today is International Women’s Day – a day to recognize the steps that have been taken to improve gender equality and to acknowledge that much more needs to be done to level the playing field for women in all sectors, including agriculture.

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by: Danielle Nierenberg – March 8, 2013

Thirteen Resolutions to Change the Food System in 2013

We have the tools, let's use them well this new year

As we start 2013, many people will be thinking about plans and promises to improve their diets and health. We think a broader collection of farmers, policy-makers, and eaters need new, bigger resolutions for fixing the food system — real changes with…
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by: Danielle Nierenberg – December 31, 2012

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