Food Insecurity: In the “Salad Bowl of America”

BY CLAIRE CHANG Rows of lettuce in the Salinas Valley. Source: BrendelSignature at English Wikipedia. Nicknamed the “salad bowl of America,” the Salinas Valley of Monterey County, California, reigns as one of the most productive agricultural regions in the world. As a whole, Monterey County contributes significantly to America’s total annual vegetable production. For example, … Continue reading Food Insecurity: In the “Salad Bowl of America”