How Might Trump Plan For Food Boxes Affect Health? Native Americans Know All Too Well-media-1

Canned vegetables. The USDA has been providing food aid in the form of canned, shelf-stable nonperishables to Native Americans for decades. “If you talk to people like me who grew up solely on this stuff, you hear stories of, ‘I never even tasted a pineapple or real spinach’ — you didn’t taste these foods until you were older,” says Valarie Blue Bird Jernigan of the Choctaw Natio