Latest Local food News

UN: Record number of people without enough to eat in 2021

May. 04, 2022 20:40 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — The United Nations said Wednesday that the number of people without enough to eat on a daily basis reached all-time high last year and is poised to hit “appalling” new levels as the Ukraine war affects global food production. Almost 193 million people in 53...

Rockefeller's $105M plan to produce climate-friendly food

Apr. 04, 2022 09:19 AM EDT

The pandemic sent global hunger soaring, but now the war in Ukraine is making the problem far worse. Since Russia and Ukraine together supply 30% of global wheat exports, a big chunk of the world is losing access to food. Now one of the nation’s biggest foundations is trying to...