government policy, federal government, community food projects, self-sustainability, domestic food insecurity, nutrition assistance programs, food education
This Chinese proverb has broad application when addressing the issue of food insecurity. It transcends beyond national borders and gender categories. It applies to many men, women, and children who are confronted by food insecurity today in America. Food insecurity is the "limited or uncertain availability of nutritionally adequate and safe foods or the limited or uncertain ability to acquire acceptable foods in socially acceptable ways.
Fox, C. (2021). Teach a Man: Proactively Battling Food Insecurity by Increasing Access to Local Foods. Journal of Food Law & Policy, 4(2). Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/jflp/vol4/iss2/5