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NATIONAL FOOD DAY – October 24

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NATIONAL FOOD DAY

One of the targets that Food Day aims to help people is to “Eat Real”, which is defined by them as “cutting back on sugar drinks, overly salted packaged foods and fatty, factory-farmed meats in favor of vegetables, fruits, whole grains and sustain-ably raised protein.  National Food Day involves some of the country’s most prominent food activists, united by a vision of food that is healthy, affordable and produced with care for the environment, farm animals and the people who grow, harvest and serve it. 

In 2012, there were 3,200 events that took place from community festival to a national conference in Washington, D.C. to thousands of school activities. 

CELEBRATE

Eat healthy and post on social media using #NationalFoodDay to encourage others to do so as well.

HISTORY

It was in the year 2011 when the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) initiated a new project, National Food Day, which is a nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable and sustain-ably produced food and a grassroots campaign for better food policies.  This project builds throughout the year and culminates on October 24 of each year.

For more information, see: http://www.foodday.org/

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3 Responses to “NATIONAL FOOD DAY – October 24”

  1. Nathalie Lopez January 11, 2015 at 1:13 pm #

    I love this 🙂

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