DID YOU KNOW?
"The average distance travelled by one food item is 3, 976 Km... an all-local basket is about 1/6 of the distance and emissions"
- Scott & Macleod, 2010
"The world's food supply depends on about 150 plant species. Of those 150, just 12 provide 75% of the world's food supply. More than 50% of the world's food energy comes from just three crops: rice, wheat, and maize."
- IDRC, 2010