PDF Reclaiming Food Security
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Entertain Pretty dry to read. United States comes in at number fifty five The author concludes by arguing for the need to reclaim food security by returning the concept to something akin to its original spirit identified earlier in the book While starting at the level of the farm the concluding chapter focuses most of its attention beyond the farm gate recognizing that food security is than just about issues surrounding roduction For example space is made in this chapter to address the important uestion than just
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Argues That The Goalthat the goal any food system should not simply be rovide the cheapest calories ossible A secure food system is one that affords Schilder's Struggle for the Unity of the Church people and nations – in both theresent and future – capabilities to rosper and lead long happy and healthy lives For a variety of reasons food security come to be synonymous with cheap calorie security On this measure the last fifty years have been a remarkable success But the author shows that these cheap calories have also come at great cost to the environment individual and societal well being human health and the food sovereignty of nations The book begins by reviewing the concept of food security articularly as it has been enacted.