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World Food Day emphasizes importance of sustainable food systems

October 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

By: Kate Hawkins October 16 marks this year’s World Food Day, "the one day a year when people all over the world are invited to reflect on the importance of food and agriculture, and especially on the fact that hundreds of millions of people are still chronically hungry in the world,” says Peter Lowrey, media relations officer at the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO). . . . Read more