Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of June 7, 2023
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๐—ก๐—ฌ๐—–๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜†.๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ด ๐—ข๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ก๐—ฒ๐˜„๐˜€
โ€ข The Urban Outreach Center is More than a Food Pantry (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Ireland Requires Health Warnings on Alcohol Products (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: 5 NYC Hospital Programs That Use Food to Address Chronic Diseases (nycfoodpolicy.org)

๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—ช๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ธ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ก๐—ฒ๐˜„๐˜€ ๐——๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜
๐˜•๐˜ ๐˜Š ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ธ๐˜ด
โ€ข Mayor Adams And Chancellor Banks Announce $8.4m State Grant To Purchase School Food From Local Farms (NYC.gov)
โ€ข Chef Rich Torrisi And Major Food Group Team Up With Robin Hood, New York City’s Largest Poverty-Fighting Philanthropy (Forbes)
โ€ข Mayor Adams Unveils Food Education Roadmap to Promote Healthier School Communities Across New York City (NYC.gov)
โ€ข New York City Unveils Plan To Improve Food Education Across Public Schools (ABC 7)
โ€ข New York Is Shut Out of the James Beard Awards for the First Time in History (Eater)
โ€ข Mayor and City Council Find Middle Ground on NYC Outdoor Dining Structures (Total Food Service)
โ€ข Chicken Sold to NYC Food Carts Wasn’t Properly Inspected by Distributor: Prosecutors (NBC)
โ€ข NYC Not Tracking Individual Food Purchases Under Climate Plan (Yahoo! News)
โ€ข Yard Waste To Be Collected for Composting in NYC; Rollout Slated for March 2024 on Staten Island, DSNY Says (SI Live)
โ€ข Stonyfield Helps Transition Eight NYC Parks to Organically Maintained Properties (Dairy Foods)
โ€ข Move Over, Caviar. Ham Is the Hot New Luxury Item on N.Y.C. Menus. (Robb Report)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ค๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข How Food Insecurity Affects Peopleโ€™s Rights To Choose Whether or Not To Have Children, and How They Parent (The Conversation)
โ€ข An Alarming Rise In Food Insecurity Has More Americans Skipping Meals (Tasting Table)
โ€ข Two Young Leaders Address Food Insecurity (Nonprofit Quarterly)
โ€ข Could CEA Be the Future of Farming and Solve Food Insecurity? (HortiDaily)
โ€ข โ€œFood Is a Basic Human Rightโ€: Activists Call To End Work Requirements in Nutrition Assistance Program (Nutrition Insight)
โ€ข First Look: New Fund for Food-Insecure Americans (Axios)
โ€ข Philly Share Food Program Launches Campaign for Justice (WHYY)
โ€ข Women, Girls Primary Victims of Growing Food Insecurity in Pakistan (The Nation)
โ€ข Funding for the Future of Rwandan Food and Nutrition Needs (Food Tank)
โ€ข Extreme Weather Threatens Chinaโ€™s Food Security, With Forecasts of Summer Droughts and Floods (South China Morning Post)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜Œ๐˜ฏ๐˜ท๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต
โ€ข World Bankโ€™s New Chief Asks Staff To โ€˜Double Downโ€™ on Development, Climate Efforts (Reuters)
โ€ข New York Dairy Farm Sued for Discharging Animal Waste in Violation of Clean Water Act (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Climate Savior or โ€˜Monsanto of the Seaโ€™? (Food and Environment Reporting Network)
โ€ข Commentary: Food Procurement Bill Would Boost Sustainability, Equity (Times Union)
โ€ข The Landmark Trial That Could Determine Who Pays To Rid Americaโ€™s Drinking Water of PFAS (Grist)
โ€ข Fungi May Offer โ€˜Jaw-Droppingโ€™ Solution to Climate Change (The Hill)
โ€ข How to Grow a Permaculture Food Forest in Your Yard (and Why You Should) (Lifehacker)
โ€ข To Fight Climate Change, Weโ€™ve Got to Quit Making So Much Plastic (Mother Jones)
โ€ข Millets โ€” Ancient Drought-Resistant Grains โ€” Could Help the Midwest Survive Climate Change (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Empowering Farmer-to-Farmer Networks: AGROMIX’s Efforts to Support Sustainable Agriculture in Europe (Food Tank)
โ€ข Canadian Produce Industry Urges Government To Support Its Sustainability Efforts (The Packer)
โ€ข Growth of Regenerative Farming in Greece (Food Tank)
โ€ข For These Teens, a Unique Beekeeping Program Teaches About Much More Than Honey (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Gulf โ€˜Dead Zoneโ€™ Forecast To Be Smaller Than Average, but Still Twice Reduction Goal (NOLA)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข โ€˜Rhythms of the Landโ€™ Preserves the Untold Stories of Black Farmers (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Cultivating Food Justice – It Takes A Village (Agricultural & Rural Convention)
โ€ข โ€˜None of the Muslim Kids Can Eatโ€™: Illinois To Provide Halal and Kosher Meals to Schoolkids (The Guardian)
โ€ข A Pop-Up Restaurant in Kabul Is Run by Women for Women. The Taliban Is Watching (NPR)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ & ๐˜“๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข States Are Fighting to Bring Back Free School Meals (Civil Eats)
โ€ข When Both Sides Blame the Ref (Food Fix)
โ€ข Congress Created Changes to Food Assistance. Hereโ€™s What They Mean (NPR)
โ€ข Politicians Contemplate Food Price Caps in Fight Against Inflation (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Debt Ceiling Deal Includes New Work Requirements for Food Stamps (New York Times)
โ€ข GT Thompson’s School Whole Milk Bill Passes Committee (Lancaster Farming)
โ€ข What’s Happening with the Next Farm Bill? (Food Tank)
โ€ข Farm Credit Is Resisting a Farm Bill Push Toward Equity (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Senate Child Labor Oversight Looks To Be a Rehash of the Mostly Known Information (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Racial Equity and Institutional Food Procurement: An Interview with Rebekah A. Williams, Co-Founder of Food for the Spirit and the Buffalo Food Equity Network, and Jessica Gilbert-Overland, Campaign Director, Good Food Buffalo Coalition (CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute)
โ€ข Alabama Lawmakers Pass Bill to Cut 4% Food Sales Tax in Steps (Bloomberg Law)
โ€ข California State Assembly Passes Franchisor-Franchisee Joint Liability Bill (Restaurant Dive)
โ€ข Snack Industry Leaders To Meet With US Lawmakers To Discuss SNAP Nutrition (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Report: Diners Who Order off Restaurant Websites Tip Better, Order More Often (Restaurant Dive)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข These Are the Winners of This Yearโ€™s James Beard Awards, the Biggest Night in Food (NPR)
โ€ข James Beard Foundation, Whose Awards Honor Chefs, Is Now Investigating Them (New York Times)
โ€ข Abuse Runs Rampant in Restaurant Industry. What Will It Take To Change? (Here & Now)
โ€ข An Industry Case for the Flexitarian Diet and Shelf-Stable Plant-Based Foods (Food Dive)
โ€ข Baby Boomers, Gen Z Have Different Grocery Habits During Time of Inflation (Supermarket News)
โ€ข Wage Hikes May Have Been a Key Driver of Inflation. They May Now Be Fueling Mass Layoffs (CNBC)
โ€ข Weekend Reading: The Loss of Small Dairy Farms (Food Politics)
โ€ข The Truth About โ€˜Localโ€™ Food in US Supermarkets: โ€˜Itโ€™s a Marketing Gimmickโ€™ (The Guardian)
โ€ข With High Food Prices, Grocery Shopping Has Become a Strategy Game. Angelenos Share How They Get By (Los Angeles Times)
โ€ข Beef Prices Expected to Stay High (The Food Institute)
โ€ข Annals of Marketing: The American Beverage Association (Food Politics)
โ€ข Saudi Arabia Amps Up Global Food-Security Push With Salicโ€™s Brazil Poultry Deal (Bloomberg)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข How Astronauts Heading to Mars Could Enjoy Fresh Produce and Grill Meat (CNN)
โ€ข Culinary Arts Students Example of Maineโ€™s Educational Innovation (Central Maine)
โ€ข Tradition Meets Innovation as Plant-Based Foods Surge in the Middle East (Vegconomist)
โ€ข Alternative Protein Startups Converge in NYC at Future Food-Tech Alternative Proteins (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Keeping Food Safe With Vision Inspection Systems (Food Tech Biz)
โ€ข Go Ahead and Make Your AI Recipe. It Wonโ€™t Be Good. (Eater)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข Who Owns the Narrative Food as Medicine? (Corbin Hill Food Project)
โ€ข FreshRx New Mexico: Produce Prescription Program Spotlight (Center for Food as Medicine)
โ€ข Food is Medicine: Uniting Innovation and Equity (Tufts)
โ€ข What the Eating Disorder Chatbot Disaster Tells Us About AI (The Takeout)
โ€ข Study Finds Risky Foods Often Available at Healthcare Facilities (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Most Americans Are Interested in Sober Bars (Food Institute)
โ€ข Sick Workers Tied to 40% of Food Poisoning Outbreaks, C.D.C. Says (New York Times)
โ€ข CDC Report Highlights the Need for Improved Ill-Worker Policies To Prevent Foodborne Illness (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Op-Ed: Adolescent Nutrition: What Legacy Are We Giving Our Children? (Food Tank)
โ€ข The Most Common Eating Disorder in the U.S. Is Also the Least Understood (New York Times)

๐—ก๐—ฌ๐—– ๐—ก๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—š๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐˜€
โ€ข The Center has created 59 Neighborhood Food Resource Guides. Click HERE to find your neighborhood.
โ€ข The Center’s guides have been updated by more than 300 volunteers who have spent thousands of hours making more than 200,000 calls to keep data up-to-date.

๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜๐˜€ ๐——๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜
โ€ข Bringing the Good Food Purchasing Program to NYC – CUFPI (CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute)
โ€ข Hunger Within the Boroughs of New York City (Zara Charitable Foundation)
โ€ข The Color of Food (Applied Research Center)
โ€ข Online Manifestations of Real-World Inequalities in the Nextdoor Social Network (Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media)
โ€ข Resilient Farmers, Ranchers and Communities: Social Sustainability in Agriculture (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education)
โ€ข Procuring Food Justice: Grassroots Solutions for Reclaiming Public Supply Chains (Food Chain Workers Alliance)
โ€ข Pathways to Reparations: Land and Healing Through Food Justice (Human Geography)
โ€ข Toward Comprehensive Food Policy: A Conceptual Transformation from a Production-oriented Scheme (Japanese Journal of Agricultural Economics)
โ€ข The Right to Food: Trends and Comparative Analysis of Legal Frameworks in Italy, Brazil and the United States (European Journal of Comparative Law and Governance)
โ€ข Food Craving During COVID-19 Pandemic and Its Impact on Health (The 6th International Conference on Energy, Environment, Epidemiology and Information System 2021: Topic of Energy, Environment, Epidemiology, and Information System)
โ€ข Association of Place With Adolescent Obesity (JAMA Pediatrics)
โ€ข Assessment of the Massachusetts Flexible Services Program to Address Food and Housing Insecurity in a Medicaid Accountable Care Organization (JAMA Health Forum)
โ€ข Creation of a Healthy Partnership: A Pilot Study (Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition)
โ€ข Sugar, Sugary Drinks, and Health: Has the Evidence Achieved the Sweet Spot for Policy Action? (The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology)
โ€ข Designing Profitable and Climate-Smart Farms Using Virtual Reality (PLOS ONE)
โ€ข Is the Temperament of Crossbred Dairy Cows Related to Milk Cortisol and Oxytocin Concentrations, Milk Yield, and Quality? (PLOS ONE)
โ€ข Impact of a Low-Carbohydrate Compared with Low-Fat Breakfast on Blood Glucose Control in Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomized Trial (American Journal of Clinical Nutrition)