food insecurity http://kunm.org en New Mexico Ranks Highest For Childhood Hunger http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-ranks-highest-childhood-hunger <p>The Southwest has some of the highest rates of childhood hunger in the country. That's according to a <a href="http://feedingamerica.org/~/link.aspx?_id=12F7FAA41CEE49A49001479D15BEB032&amp;_z=z" target="_blank">new study</a> that says New Mexico is the most food insecure state in the nation.</p><p>The report, authored by Feeding America, ranked New Mexico first for child hunger, followed by Arizona in third place, Nevada in eighth, Texas in ninth place, and California in 10th. Sonya Warwick is with New Mexico's <a href="http://www.rrfb.org/" target="_blank">Roadrunner Food Bank</a>.</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:40:48 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 30529 at http://kunm.org New Mexico Ranks Highest For Childhood Hunger