03 - Diversified agriculture Creates more markets Know your...

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nutri sci 12/03 16:26 What you can do to help the enviroment   the austrailian drought is effecting the  amount of food being produced, this is the first and largest direct impact from  global warming.  Eating the enviroment Lessening the enviroment impact o Resource use is related more to lifestyle than population  o Us 6% of world’s population, uses 30% of resources Eat locally produced food o Less energy for transportation o Less energy is also used in buying products locally o Some ways of transportation are saving more energy than other ways trucks vs. plane vs. boat social and economical benefits Local economics Rural communities
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Unformatted text preview: Diversified agriculture Creates more markets Know your producers Nutritional benefits Fresher food, better quality Higher nutrient, phytonutrient content Improved dietary variety Cut out the middle man Kale from garden can last three weeks but bought from grocery store it only last three days Seasonal eating greater variety Possible expectations Highly concentrated food Tropical foods in moderations Makeds more environmental sense to produce in places that will support the foods and then ship them to places whre thefood can not be produced very ewell. 16:26 16:26...
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