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Farmers join fight against hunger

publication date: Dec 1, 2001
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The problem of hunger in America has accelerated tremendously since the September 11 terrorist attacks. More than 350,000 people have lost their jobs and many are being forced to turn to private charities for food assistance. At the same time, donations to food pantries and meal programs have decreased, leaving many agencies unable to meet the growing need for nutritious food.



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