• Cultivating a landscape for food justice: an exploratory study of community food security measurement to inform community-based intervention strategies 

    Kaiser, Michelle Lee (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    This study extends the knowledge of food security beyond socio-demographic predictors to include the food environment. A method for measuring community food security and identifying protective and risk factors was developed. ...
  • Missouri Hunger Atlas 2013 

    Cafer, Anne; Dawdy, Jordan; Foulkes, Matt; Heflin, Colleen; Hermsen, Joan; Kaiser, Michelle Lee; Lucht, Jill; Raedeke, Nikki; Rikoon, Sandy; Scott, Jessica (University of Missouri, Interdisciplinary Center for Food Security, 2013-10)
    This atlas assesses the extent of food insecurity in the state of Missouri. It also begins to gauge how well public programs are doing in meeting the needs of those of our fellow citizens who have difficulty acquiring ...
  • St. Louis Metro Hunger Atlas 2010 

    Cafer, Anne; Dawdy, Jordan; Foulkes, Matt; Heflin, Colleen; Hermsen, Joan; Kaiser, Michelle Lee; Lucht, Jill; Raedeke, Nikki; Rikoon, Sandy; Scott, Jessica (University of Missouri, Interdisciplinary Center for Food Security, 2010)
    Food insecurity is on the rise in the U.S. While 11.1% of households were food insecure in 2007, just one year later that number jumped to 14.6% (Andrews and Nord, 2009). Many food insecure households seek assistance from ...