Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of June 8, 2022
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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 Vermont Passes Universal School Meals Act for 2022-2023 (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข New Series – Food Policy Councils in Action: The Detroit Food Policy Council (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Cooking Demo Instructions โ€“ Fresh Taste For Seniors (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 NYC Public School Families to Receive $375 per Child for Food Benefits Through Federal COVID Relief (Chalkbeat)
โ€ข New Yorkโ€™s Hidden Water Affordability Crisis (The River)
โ€ข New York Has Moved On From COVID Restrictions. What About Its Restaurant Workers? (Grub Street)
โ€ข New York Restaurants Set For Battle Over โ€˜SWEATโ€™ Wage Theft Bill (Total Food)
โ€ข Grubhub Reportedly Still Owes NYC Restaurants Thousands of Dollars After Disastrous Free Lunch Promo (Eater)
โ€ข What New York Cityโ€™s Salary Transparency Law Means for HR (Benefit News)
โ€ข Farmers Sue Over NYC’s Impending Foie Gras Ban (FindLaw)
โ€ข NYC Restaurants Ordered Closed May 27 – June 3 (Patch)
โ€ข Sample the Fare of NYC Food Trucks With a โ€˜Taste the Neighborhoodโ€™ Event at Historic Lott House (Brownstoner)
โ€ข The Untold Truth Of Xi’an Famous Foods (Mashed)
โ€ข 200 Restaurants, 100 Tips (Grub Street)
โ€ข The New York Botanical Garden Takes an Artful Approach to Food With โ€œAround the Tableโ€ (Gothamist)
โ€ข โ€œTrash Walkerโ€ Anna Sacks Finds Treasure in New York Cityโ€™s Garbage (Reader’s Digest)
โ€ข Black Lab Cafe Is NYCโ€™s First Dog Cafe Serving Human and Furry Canine Friends (New York Post)
โ€ข More Than 80 State Legislators Seek Extension of Free Meal Program for Students (NNY360)
โ€ข New Photo Exhibit on Manhattanville Campus Shows the Experience of Community Health Workers During the Pandemic (Columbia University Neighbors)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜บ
โ€ข Nearly Half of Families With Kids Can No Longer Afford Enough Food 5 Months After Child Tax Credit Ended (CNBC)
โ€ข USDA Offering Nationwide Waiver for Infant Formula (USDA.gov)
โ€ข USDA Agency Invests $40M to Improve Dietary Health and Reduce Food Insecurity (The Packer)
โ€ข Food Insecurity Rises as Expanded SNAP Benefits Disappear and Prices Rise (Iowa Public Radio)
โ€ข Demand at Food Banks Is Way up Again. But Inflation Makes It Harder to Meet the Need (NPR)
โ€ข Buffaloโ€™s East Side Was a Food Desert. The Shooting Made Things Worse. (Washington Post)
โ€ข USDA Issues New Framework for Fixing the Food System (Food Politics)
โ€ข Demands of Military Life Behind Rising Food Insecurity Among Families, Reports Find (Military.com)
โ€ข Senate Panel OKs Bill to Expand WIC Eligibility (Politico)
โ€ข Ayesha Curry, No Kid Hungry To Provide Free Meals For Youth During Summer Season (News One)
โ€ข School Offers Fresh Local Food for Lunch as Part of N.J. Pilot Program (NJ.com)
โ€ข USDA, DoorDash Tackle Food Accessibility Barriers (Grocery Dive)
โ€ข DoorDash, Brighter Bites Team to Deliver Fresh Food to Families (Progressive Grocer)
โ€ข Sen. Gillibrand Speaks on Food Insecurity in Western New York (Spectrum News)
โ€ข Food Insecurity Survey Shows 1 in 3 Adults in Mass. Is Hungry (NBC Boston)
โ€ข As School Ends, Summer Programs Can Help Pa. Kids Facing Food Insecurity (WHTM)
โ€ข Increasing Food Security in a Mohican Tribal Community (USDA.gov)
โ€ข Commissioner Fried Announces $2.5 Million in Food Assistance Infrastructure for Floridians in Need (FDACS.gov)
โ€ข COVID Amid Food Insecurity: A Perfect Storm Is Brewing in N Korea (Al Jazeera)

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 Finding Value in Waste: Identifying Solutions to End Food Loss and Waste (Food Tank)
โ€ข A Growing Movement to Reclaim Water Rights for Indigenous People (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Faith-Based Foodies Donโ€™t Stop at Kosher or Halal in Search of Sustainable Eating (EarthBeat)
โ€ข In the Future, How Will We Feed Ourselves? (WebMD)
โ€ข Opinion: Itโ€™s Time to Include Fungi in Conservation Goals (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Russiaโ€™s War Created a Global Hunger Disaster. Climate Change Is Ramping It Up. (Mother Jones)
โ€ข Slow Growth in Organic Food Sales as Pandemic Fades (Ag Insider)
โ€ข Why Innovative Partnerships Are Crucial to a More Sustainable Food Industry (Sustainable Brands)
โ€ข NRDC Campaign Helps Households Reduce Food Waste (NRDC)
โ€ข Food Technology: Whatโ€™s Coming Is Better Than Sliced Bread (WebMD)
โ€ข UMaine Researchers Develop Recyclable Nanocellulose Food Containers (UMaine News)
โ€ข Tebbetts: New Farm and Food Legislation Advances Vermont Agriculture (Vermont Biz)
โ€ข California Court Rules Bees Are Now Fish (New York Post)
โ€ข Could Hawaii Become A Technology Hub For Agriculture? (Honolulu Civil Beat)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜Š๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Russia Is Weaponizing Food Supplies to โ€˜Blackmail the Worldโ€™ (CNBC)
โ€ข How to Keep Up With Rapidly Changing Consumer Habits (Food & Beverage Industry News)
โ€ข How Bad Is the Global Food Crisis Going to Get? (New York Times)
โ€ข Looming Global Food Crisis Related to Ukraine War Divides Biden Administration (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Uber Eats Will Now Deliver Your Waffles Across the Country (TechCrunch)
โ€ข Why Host Kitchens Represent The Future Of The Food Delivery Industry (Forbes)
โ€ข How Should Cell-Based Meat Be Labeled? What 1,179 Comments to USDA Say About Stakeholdersโ€™ Priorities (Food Dive)
โ€ข What Food Tech Innovations Do Incubators Expect to See 10 Years From Now? (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Our Favorite LGBTQ-Owned Food and Drink Brands You Can Support (Thrillist)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด
โ€ข The First Starbucks Location That Voted to Unionize Is Being Shut Down (Food & Wine)
โ€ข Fast-Food Employees to Strike for Better Working Conditions (KPBS)
โ€ข The Next Battleground for Gig Worker Labor Laws: Massachusetts (New York Times)
โ€ข Will Tipping At Fast-Food Restaurants Become Standard? (Mashed)
โ€ข The Fast Food Industry Runs on Wage Theft (The New Republic)
โ€ข Will Californiaโ€™s New Groundwater Rules Hurt Small-Scale Farms and Farmers of Color? (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Meet the Farmer Pushing for a Guaranteed Basic Income for Agricultural Workers (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Californiaโ€™s Sheepherders at the Center of an Overtime Battle (Civil Eats)

๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜บ
โ€ข Everything You Need To Know About The James Beard Outstanding Restaurant Nominees (Tasting Table)
โ€ข Restaurants Fed up With โ€˜Fakeโ€™ TikTok โ€˜Influencersโ€™ Demanding Free Meals (New York Post)
โ€ข Weโ€™re Sick of the QR Codes Already โ€” Bring Back Real Restaurant Menus! (New York Post)
โ€ข #SwedenGate Sparks Food Fight: Why Some Countries Share Meals More Than Others (NPR)

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 Food Shortages Are Next Global Health Crisis -Expert (Reuters)
โ€ข TikTok Never Really Wanted to Ban Dangerous Diet Content (The Takeout)
โ€ข How to Help Teens Have a Peaceful Relationship With Food (Vox)
โ€ข Can Food-Related Trade and Fiscal Policies Address Obesity? (Food Tank)
โ€ข Stop Shoving Sugar Down Kidsโ€™ Throats (NY Daily News)
โ€ข Plastic Food Packaging Can Contain Hundreds of Chemicals That Cause Cancer, Infertility: Study (Newsweek)
โ€ข Tea Recalled Because of Mexican Strawberries Tainted With Hepatitis a Virus (Food Safety News)
โ€ข RIT Nutrition Professor Aims to Reach 10,000 New Yorkers With โ€˜About Eatingโ€™ Program (WFMZ)

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: https://www.nycfoodpolicy.org/coronavirus-nyc-food-reports/.
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 Destabilizing the Food Regime โ€œFrom Withinโ€: Tools and Strategies Used by Urban Food Policy Actors (Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions)
โ€ข Compendium of Sodium Reduction Strategies in Foods: A Scoping Review (Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety)
โ€ข Perceived Effectiveness of Added-Sugar Warning Label Designs for U.S. Restaurant Menus: An Online Randomized Controlled Trial (Preventive Medicine)
โ€ข Feeding Families During a Pandemic: Trends From a Northeast Ohio Food Bank (Notes From the Field)
โ€ข Food Insecurity During COVID-19 in NYC: Inefficiencies of Governmental Responses (CUNY John Jay Student Thesis)