How Food Could Help Transform Cities

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  1. 1. Our Shared Burden: Why Eaters Are Farmers Best Friends Brian Halweil Editor, Edible East End Publisher, Edible Brooklyn and Edible Manhattan
  2. 2. Courtesy of World Agroforestry Center.
  3. 3. Courtesy of Bernard Pollack, Nourishing the Planet.
  4. 4. 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2011 Farmers as a percent of the total U.S. population Source: Compiled using data from Census of Agriculture, Census of Population, Census of the United States, Historical Census of the United States Percent of Farmers