The Localecopia Meet and Greet at The Breakers in Palm Beach.
Our federal government wisely has protected this land and many more areas from development and resource extraction. It offers a glimpse of the “before picture” that the earth looked like before being reshaped by our species. It has become clear that this pristine oasis cannot hide from the effects of man.
Life on our planet is solar powered. Plants are the original solar collectors and are the basis of the food chain. The amazing diversity of life on our planet (including us) is made possible by our nearest star, the sun. There is an unimaginable amount of clean energy available to us from this source. We just need to take advantage of if.
Over 90% of school-age children eat lunch at school. Forty percent eat a snack at school and 20% eat breakfast at school. Our kids are preparing for their adult life at school. What life lessons are they learning about food and nutrition? Some statistics point to the need for changes in our school food programs.