Fair Food: Growing a Healthy, Sustainable Food System for All

Fair Food: Growing a Healthy, Sustainable Food System for All

Oran B. Hesterman

A host of books and movies lately have documented the risks of our present nutrition procedure, from chemical runoff to hovering premiums of diet-related disease to inhumane remedy of staff and animals. yet recommendation on what to do approximately it mostly starts and ends with the admonition to "eat neighborhood or "eat organic."

Fair Food is an enlightening and encouraging consultant to altering not just what we consume, yet how foodstuff is grown, packaged, brought, advertised, and bought. Oran B. Hesterman indicates how our system's dysfunctions are accidental results of our emphasis on potency, centralization, larger yields, revenue, and convenience--and defines the recent rules, in addition to the concrete steps, essential to restructuring it. alongside the best way, he introduces humans and corporations around the kingdom who're already doing this paintings in a couple of inventive methods, from bringing clean nutrients to internal towns to scuffling with for farm staff' rights to placing cows again at the pastures the place they belong. He offers a wealth of functional details for readers who are looking to get extra involved.

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