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Consumption of vegetables by children has declined over the last decade. Between 2007 and 2010, 90 percent of children ages 2 to 18 did not eat the recommended amount of veggies. Today, one in six children are considered obese, with food environments, food marketing, and education cited as contributing factors.
Now for some good news: School gardens and farm-to-school efforts are on the rise. Between 2006 and 2012, there …Read More »