Oct. 16 is World Food Day

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Global Issue 

While the number of hungry people in the world has decreased by 130 million in the past 20 years, the United Nations predicts that rising costs of oil and grain, growing use of biofuels and changes in weather conditions will exacerbate global hunger rates in 2013. (Source: FAO) 

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