[MCN] Can cities grow enough food to feed their people?

Lance Olsen lance at wildrockies.org
Tue Oct 2 07:27:12 EDT 2018

Public Release: 1-Oct-2018
Research brief: A look at 377 metros -- can local food product meet local household demand?
Many US cities have established goals to increase local food self-reliance, suggesting that metropolitan areas do not produce enough food to support local household demand. However, a new study from researchers with the Sustainable Healthy Cities Network at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs found this isn't the case for many metropolitan areas.

Environmental Science & Technology
 <https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/uom-rba100118.php>Full release. https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/uom-rba100118.php <https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-10/uom-rba100118.php>


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