Food insecurity is more than feeling hungry. Even when food is available, it often doesn’t include the nutrients found in fruits and vegetables, which are key to a healthy diet. Consuming fresh produce helps prevent deadly chronic diseases and contributes to overall health and wellness. After the Harvest is improving the way our hungry neighbors […]
Category: Improving Nutrition
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Dear Friend, The 2022 Gleaning Season is winding down for After the Harvest. We’re picking turnips and winter squash right now, but the below-freezing temperatures will soon put an end to the growing season in our region. Still, we look forward to sharing the bounty of produce that we get through our produce distribution hub […]
As September marks Hunger Action Month, learn about ‘hidden hunger’ Because it is difficult to recognize, hidden hunger often goes unnoticed. In fact, you probably know someone experiencing it. Every year, roughly 3.1 million children around the world die from malnutrition. Of that number, a staggering 1.1 million children die from hidden hunger, a deficiency […]
The episode, which unpacks our gleaning organization and committed volunteers, will air locally in Kansas City on KCPT on July 22 at 8:30am. It will air in the Lawrence/Topeka area on KTWU on July 9 at 8am and July 10 at 6:30pm.