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World Food Crisis

Farmers check their crops during a Farmer to Farmer Field School session in which the learn more productive ways to grow food.

Top Stories

UMCOR Trains Farmers to Expand Food Supply
When June Kim recently visited Ghana as an executive with the United Methodist Committee on Relief, she asked people there if they were aware of a worldwide food crisis.

World Food Crisis Especially Impacts the Poor
The skyrocketing cost of rice is affecting how Stop Hunger Now and other relief organizations do their work.

Food Shortages Hurt Church Response to Hunger
For Marian Kelly, the sweet potato is an indicator of how the food market has changed.

Growing Hope in a Time of Hunger
For many of the world's poor, the food crisis is not looming on the horizon, it has arrived.


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