The Farm Bill is the most consequential yet unfamiliar pieces of legislation before Congress today. The bill’s reach is one of the most influential factors to our physical health as a nation. And it is at risk of budget cuts. Now is the time to fight for the Farm Bill and do something extraordinary – improve our country’s culture of food.
Japanese food company Kagome announced that they will be opening their first kindergarten, known as “Vege Kids: The Kindergarten Where You Learn to love Vegetables” in Chuo Ward Tokyo. Kagome decided to open Vege Kids in response to the tension that many people face between raising children and career. The Vege Kids curriculum includes cooking, growing seedlings, and making vegetables a part of a “daily scene” for kids that kids can learn the knowledge to be a part of.