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Just Desserts

Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.

--Mary Catherine Bateson

When eating fruit, remember who planted the tree; when drinking water, remember who dug the well.

--Vietnamese Proverb

When the world wearies, and society ceases to satisfy, there is always the garden.

--Minnie Aumonier


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Launching the Food Issue

Launching the Food Issue

Here’s a taste of the talks at Johns Hopkins Public Health magazine's food issue launch event. The speakers included a farmer, a dean, a researcher and our own former-fry-cook-turned-editor.

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