How do consumers affect the Food System? – Andrew Gunther

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I think the important thing for every consumer to understand: food is medicine, food is part of what makes them a whole person. So get to understand your food, get to understand where it comes from, and understand that food is a journey.

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  • About Andrew Gunther

    Program Director Animal Welfare Approved

    Since 2008, Andrew has spearheaded Animal Welfare Approved’s unprecedented growth. AWA farms are now recognized as being at the vanguard more.


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