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Global food security means that people everywhere have access to enough safe, nutritious food to eat every day. But it’s not a reality. And with 9 billion of us projected to live on the planet by 2050, feeding the world tomorrow won’t be possible unless we all start working together today. That’s why Land O’Lakes, Inc. is introducing Cultivate Community With the Global Food Challenge. It’s a new food security-focused competition open to college students in the United States who want to help devise solutions to the problem of food insecurity.
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Growing up on a Wisconsin dairy farm, Deanna Zernicke was familiar with Land O’Lakes, Inc. and recognized the value of advocating for the agriculture industry. In college, she heard about an internship opportunity with the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge program. This piqued her interest, and she attended a career fair to find out more.

Claire Lentsch

University of Minnesota
Claire Lentsch, from Farmington, Minnesota, is studying agricultural and food business management in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences at the University of Minnesota. She moved off the family farm in South Dakota, eventually finding herself in the Greater Minneapolis Area in 2016. On campus, she is involved in a variety of agriculture-based organizations as well as student government specializing in policy. Through the Global Food Challenge, Lentsch is enthusiastic to explore her passion of agriculture, contribute her strategic intellect and discover innovative solutions to feed the world.