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    Food Day Kansas City 2014 – Apple Share

    You’re the apple of my eye. An apple for the teacher. An apple a day keeps the doctor away. The apple as a positive image is pervasive in our culture. And it just so happens that it’s plentiful in Missouri and Kansas in October. With our trees bursting with fresh, crisp locally grown fruit, apples [...]

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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 [...]