A CAUSE FOR CONCERN.
The HungerU Tour is dedicated to connecting with college students and sharing the story of modern ag’s role in tackling world hunger. It is a special project of Farmers Feeding the World, a Farm Journal Foundation initiative. Farmers Feeding the World brings together all of American agriculture and consumers throughout the United States to feed those in immediate crisis and teach the hungry, regardless of circumstance, to feed themselves.
The Farm Journal Foundation is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to sustaining agriculture’s ability to serve the vital needs of a growing world population with education and assistance.
Farmers Feeding the World is a Farm Journal Foundation platform to rally the agricultural community around the fight against world hunger.
MEET THE HUNGERU STAFF
Horse enthusiast Camren grew up in Tucson, Arizona. In 2006 she started an apprenticeship at internationally recognized Arabian horse facility, Al-Marah Arabians. Fostering her passion for animals and the ag industry, she attended the University of Arizona, earning her degree in Agribusiness Economics and Management with minors in General Business Administration and Animal Sciences. #Wildcat4life. Post-college, she moved to San Diego to breed Arabians—giddy-up!
Malorie, or as the ag industry knows her, Mal the Beef Gal, recently graduated from Cal Poly, earning her degree in Agricultural Communication. Originally a Cali girl, she grew up on a cow/calf ranch in Livermore, California. Mal is a certified agvocate; she has traveled across the country advocating for American family cattle ranchers as a member of the 2010 National Beef Ambassador Team. Passionate about sharing the beef story, she earned a summer internship with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C. Most recently, Mal interned for Certified Angus Beef as a part of their marketing and PR team.
Ag veteran Mallory grew up in Dorr, Michigan, and is one of nine children. During her 10 years as a 4-H member, she showed a variety of animals at the county level and showed pigs competitively across the state. While attending Lansing Community College she was elected the Michigan FFA State Sentinel for the 2011 – 2012 year. In 2012, she was the runner-up for the Michigan FFA National Officer Candidate. Mal has two years left of her undergrad career, and plans to pursue a degree in Agricultural Policy.
>> The HungerU crew brings you updates from the road via their blog: Thoughts from the HungerU Road
DUPONT IS HELPING US FEED THE WORLD.
DuPont has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment.
For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit http://www.dupont.com.