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    Food Day Kansas City 2014 – Apple Share Revived

    Food Day approaches:   Thursday, October 24, 2014. In a few months, Food Day Kansas City intends to spread the word by strewing Apple Share events throughout the metropolitan area.  Apples are at the core of health — an easy and inexpensive way to chomp on real food, plus they embody a symbol to raise awareness about food issues.  [...]

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Food Day – October 24, 2014

Food Day is a celebration of healthy, affordable, and sustainable food, and a campaign for better food policies. It seeks to:

Promote safer, healthier diets

Support sustainable and organic farms

Reduce hunger

Reform factory farms to protect the environment and animals

Support fair working conditions for food and farm workers

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Food Day KC Blog

KC Healthy Kids Puts Healthy Celebrations On The Menu In Area Schools

By Beth Low Did you ever give an apple to a favorite teacher? We’re turning that tradition around for Food Day by encouraging area schools to give their students apples instead! More than one third of 6-19 year olds in the US are overweight or obese. Think about that for a minute. It’s ONE IN [...]

Alan Garrison

Alan Garrison, the owner of Windhaven Farms in Holt, Missouri, raised chickens, ducks, turkeys and pigs. On a regular basis, he sold Windhaven’s all natural meat and eggs to The Local Pig butcher shop and several restaurants, including The Farmhouse, The Westside Local and Renee Kelly’s Harvest. He died suddenly at too young an age. [...]

Food Day Kansas City 2013 — Events

FOOD DAY KANSAS CITY 2013 — THIS YEAR’S “REITERATION” Thanks to our munificent partners and site providers, to some keen minds coupled with good grub and wine at our planning committee meetings, to our remarkable engagement with the magazine edible Kansas City, this year’s version of Food Day Greater Kansas City 2013 has far exceeded [...]