Comment: NSAC Applauds National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health


Comment: NSAC Applauds National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health

September 27, 2022


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Contact: Laura Zaks

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition

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Comment: NSAC Applauds National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health

Washington, DC, September 27, 2022 – Today, the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) issued the next remark, attributable to Mike Lavender, NSAC Interim Policy Director, in response to the National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health:

“The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) applauds the announcement of the National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health, forward of the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health. This whole-government technique outlines a daring and important dedication to ending starvation, selling wholesome consuming, and rising bodily exercise by 2030.  The Strategy proposes investments in native and regional meals methods and science-based analysis, expanded incentives for fruit and vegetable consumption, and bettering entry to wholesome meals for kids. Importantly, the Strategy additionally highlights the necessity to goal investments in assist of traditionally underserved communities, areas, and people, together with farmers.”

“NSAC believes that the trail to long-term success in decreasing starvation, malnutrition, and diet-related illness requires a holistic strategy to the meals and agricultural system that features however just isn’t restricted to the proposals within the Strategy. That is why, in a latest joint effort, NSAC referred to as on the Administration to make sure a complete response, one which additionally considers how America produces, distributes, and makes use of its meals.  We look ahead to working with the Administration within the upcoming farm invoice reauthorization and past, to develop and implement most of the investments and methods that they’ve outlined.” 

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About the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC)

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