Posted by: davenlu | July 26, 2010

Rep. Kaptur wants to “green” urban food deserts

Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) has proposed a bill, the Greening Urban Food Deserts Act. For a short summary of the bill and a list of cosponsors, click here. The bill aims to increase local agricultural production and fresh food availability especially in underserved communities experiencing hunger, poor nutrition, obesity, and food insecurity.

If your Representative is already a cosponsor, call and thank them, if they are not, ask them to become a cosponsor of this important bill.

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