Grow Your Own!
5 Things to Know
40 percent of the food produced in the United States goes uneaten.
People who are in low-income and food insecure are the most vulnerable to become obese.
In Washoe County, 23% of adults are obese and only 24% of adults eat the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables.
By 2050 we’ll need to feed 2 billion more people in the world.
Our food choices have a greater impact on climate change than our transportation choices.