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What Does This Report Say About America?

Touch the Soil News #561 The Economist Intelligence Group from London just published a ranking of the world’s 25 most populous nations according to their food sustainability. Called the 2016 Food Sustainability Index, nations were graded according to: 1) Food Loss and Waste  2) Sustainable Agriculture  3) Food Nutrition So, how did the United States fare? Out of a possible score of 100, the U.S. got a score of 71.97 on food loss and waste, a score of 50.73 on sustainable agriculture and a score of 60.44 on nutrition. Overall, out of the 25 nations scored, the U.S. ranked #11, behind the nations of: France Japan Canada Germany United Kingdom…

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