Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of June 14, 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 2023 Food Policy Changemaker Award: Mayor Eric Adams (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Debt Ceiling Deal Limits SNAP Eligibility with Work Requirements (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: 40 Under 40: The Rising Stars in NYC Food Policy (Class of 2023) (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 New York City Residents Will Soon Have to Compost Their Food Scraps (New York Times)
โ€ข NYC Makes it Mandatory for Residential Buildings to Recycle Food Waste (City Limits)
โ€ข More Food Education and Plant-Based Foods: Here Is NYCโ€™s Vision for Healthier Students (Chalkbeat)
โ€ข NYC Food Delivery Workers Secure Landmark Minimum Pay Rate (The City)
โ€ข New York City Will Raise Delivery Wages to $19.96 in 2025 (Restaurant Dive)
โ€ข NYC Chef, Family On Food Stamps After City Demolishes Dining Shed (New York Patch)
โ€ข Food Bank for New York City Receives $450K From New Yorkโ€™s Empire BlueCross BlueShield Foundation to Launch โ€˜Food as
Medicineโ€™ Program (BusinessWire)
โ€ข New York City, Connecticut Eye Policy Changes (Resource Recycling)
โ€ข How NYC Officials Failed To Prepare for an Air Quality Crisis (Grist)
โ€ข Benโ€™s Friends Offers Support for Food Industry Workers Who Struggle With Addiction (Greenpointers)

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 Pantries Are Overcoming Obstacles to Client Choice (Food Bank News)
โ€ข Eating Healthy Is Hard. Itโ€™s Even Harder for People Who Can Barely Afford To Eat at All (CBC)
โ€ข How Some Families Are Banned From Food Stamps for Life Due to Past Drug Convictions (PBS)
โ€ข How Can Seaweed Farming Help Tackle Global Food Insecurity? (New Food Magazine)
โ€ข The Link Between Food Insecurity and Binge Eating (Psychology Today)
โ€ข U.S. Immigrants Particularly Vulnerable to Food Insecurity, Study Shows (Newswise)
โ€ข New Polling: Americans Unified on Sustainable Seafood and Food Security (Perishable News)
โ€ข Ukraine Dam Breach Will Sow Huge Problems for Food Security, UN Aid Chief Says (Reuters)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜”๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ (๐˜—๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฃ๐˜บ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜Š๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ด ๐˜”๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ)
โ€ข Produce Perks PRx: Produce Prescription Program Spotlight (Center For Food As Medicine)
โ€ข Doctors Taste-Test Hospital Food (Medpage Today)
โ€ข How Can I Avoid Eating Food With โ€˜Foreverโ€™ Chemicals? (Washington Post)
โ€ข Hospital-Based, Community Teaching Kitchen Integrates Diabetes Education, Culinary Medicine, and Food Assistance: Case Study During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Journal of General Internal Medicine)
โ€ข What Regenerative Agriculture Can Teach Medical Students About Human Health (IJME)
โ€ข Excessive Alcohol Consumption May Accelerate Alzheimerโ€™s Disease Progression (EurekAlert!)
โ€ข Maternal Diet Influences Postnatal Diabetes Risk (VUMC Reporter)
โ€ข Mainstreaming Produce Prescriptions in Medicaid Managed Care: A Policy Toolkit and Resource Library (Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School & DC Greens)
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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 NY Moves Against Neonic Insecticides (Progressive Farmer)
โ€ข In California, Climate Change Fuels Disastersโ€”and a Push For More Farmworker Protections (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Bringing Oats Back to American Farms (Civil Eats)
โ€ข USDA Considers Higher Standards for โ€œHumane,โ€ Antibiotic-Free Meat Labeling (Washington Post)
โ€ข As Seaweed Farming Expands, UN Report Urges More Research, โ€˜Cautious Optimismโ€™ (Ag Insider)
โ€ข Does the Mississippi River Have Rights? (Grist)
โ€ข EPA Sued Over Herbicide Approvals (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Wait? Now We Have to Worry About Plankton? (Mother Jones)
โ€ข Turning the Tide on Animal Suffering (New York Times)
โ€ข As Chaga Keeps Trending, Mycologists Worry About Running Out (Modern Farmer)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Lecturer Shakara Tyler: Black Food Sovereignty Is a Real Possibility in Detroit (UMich News)
โ€ข The Struggle for Food Sovereignty in Immokalee, Florida (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Food for Thought: Pueblo a Pueblo Promotes Grassroots Food Sovereignty (Part IV) (Monthly Review Online)
โ€ข A Crowded Table (Southern Foodways Alliance)
โ€ข Sharing Is Caring: How Seed Saving Can Restore Food Sovereignty (Landscape News)
โ€ข Gender-Based Violence in Food Systems (Nature Food)
โ€ข โ€˜Everything Is Natural and Tastes So Goodโ€™: Microfarms Push Back Against โ€˜Food Apartheidโ€™ (The Guardian)

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 Finding the Humanity in Legislation: Unpacking the 2023 Farm Bill (Food Tank)
โ€ข A Different Kind of Nutrition Debate in Washington (Food Fix)
โ€ข A California Bill Could Reveal Corporate Americaโ€™s Climate Secrets (Grist)
โ€ข Is Whole Milk Headed Back to School? (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Denver Initiative Would Ask Voters in 2024 To Ban Livestock Slaughter Facilities and Use (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Proposed Policy Aims To Streamline Alaskaโ€™s Food Stamp Application Process (Alaska Public Media)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข USDA Celebrates SNAP Online Purchasing Now Available in All 50 States (USDA.gov)
โ€ข SNAP Online Ordering Is Now Available Nationwide (Grocery Dive)
โ€ข Inside Costcoโ€™s Billion-Dollar Bet On $4.99 Rotisserie Chickens (Forbes)
โ€ข Are We Near the End of Food Inflation? (The Food Institute)
โ€ข Innovative Technology Can Help Curb Child Labour in Agriculture (FAO)
โ€ข ChatGPT Designs Its First Robot With Food Supply in Mind (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Food Delivery Apps Are Getting Lost in Transit (Financial Times)
โ€ข Egg Prices Are Finally, Really, Truly Coming Down (The Takeout)
โ€ข What Does AeroFarmsโ€™ Bankruptcy Signal for CEAโ€™s Future? (The Food Institute)
โ€ข Climb in Consumer Food Spending Signals Continued Inflationary Pressure (Purdue University News)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜ข๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜บ & ๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข New York State Agriculture Commissioner Highlights Food Safety Efforts in Honor of World Food Safety Day (NY.gov)
โ€ข Food Safety for Food Securityโ€”How FDA and State Agriculture Departments Meet Global Food Safety and Supply Needs (Food Safety Magazine)
โ€ข Food Safety โ€“ A Pillar for Food Security (ReliefWeb)
โ€ข Byproduct of Sucralose, a Chemical in Splenda, Found To Cause โ€˜Significant Health Effectsโ€™ in New Study (Fox News)
โ€ข Get Off your Ash; Protect Your Lungs! (Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety)

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˜€
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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 Food Access in New York City During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Social Media Monitoring Study (JMIR Preprints)
โ€ข Looking Back: How the COVID-19 Pandemic Provided Opportunity to Equitably Improve Meal Provision (American Journal of Public Health)
โ€ข The Impact of the Oakland Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax on Price Promotions of Sugar-Sweetened and Alternative Beverages (PLoS One)
โ€ข Integrating Sustainable Diets in Healthcare Organizations: A Qualitative Study Among Key Informants about Challenges and Promising Avenues (Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition)
โ€ข Characterisation of Food Governance for Alternative and Sustainable Food Systems: A Systematic Review (Agricultural and Food Economics)
โ€ข How Green Spaces Can Combat Gun Violence in America (American Journal of Public Health)
โ€ข An Ecological Approach for Advancing the Understanding of Nutrition and Health (JAMA Pediatrics)
โ€ข Influence of Relay Intercropping of Barley With Chickpea on Biochemical Characteristics and Yield Under Water Stress (PLoS One)
โ€ข Family-Based Behavioral Treatment for Childhood Obesity Implemented in Pediatric Primary Care: A Randomized Clinical Trial (JAMA)