“For yourself, and your civic responsibility – you need to take care of your own health.”
“If you break the food supply chain, you can imagine how that would affect supermarket shelves”
“We’re here to teach students, and try to help them prepare for the work force, but also apply what things we know to try to make the world a better place”
In the face of climate change, environmental degradation, and rising demand for animal-source foods, a lot of farmers try to find solutions from nature to meet the demand while minimizing the negative impact of livestock farming on the environment.
“Our waiters who at this time last year were at black tie galas, are now delivering food to a very different slice of New York”
“There are some similarities [to 9/11] in terms of displaced workers, in terms of need for help, but those workers actually got help after 9/11. And in this situation, I think we’re teetering on the brink of a real great depression very similar, if not worse to, what we saw in the 30’s in terms of people outside looking for food.”