E.R.S. launches healthful food tool online

by Bryan Salvage
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WASHINGTON — A new online tool called Your Food Environment Atlas, which allows users to map and compare availability of “healthful food” in counties throughout the U.S., has been launched by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service.

The American Meat Institute said the tool includes indicators such as health, demographic and food-access characteristics.

Click here to review this tool.
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