food insecurity http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Hunger In Missouri: The Stark Numbers http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/hunger-missouri-stark-numbers <p>While the holidays mean an abundance of food for many of us, a rising percentage of Missourians worry about whether they’ll have enough food.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Based on 2010 data, 837,056 </span>Missourians<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> are not sure whether they will have sufficient food for the month.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Of those residents, 343,253 will likely skip meals or serve smaller portions to stretch food.</span></p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Maria Altman 31662 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Hunger In Missouri: The Stark Numbers