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Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of October 25, 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 SNAP Benefits See 12.5% Increase Due to Food Cost Inflation (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Capturing the State of Food Access in NYC During COVID-19 Recovery: Insights on Preparing for the Next Crisis (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Assessing the Nutritional Quality of Food Served at Emergency Food Providers in New York City During COVID-19 Recovery (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 Report: NYC Restaurants With Outdoor Dining Recovered Sales Faster (Restaurant Dive)
โ€ข New York City Restaurants Arenโ€™t About to Give Up Outdoor Dining (Curbed)
โ€ข Attendance at Senior Centers Slowly Rebounds as Older New Yorkers Seek Food and Friends (The City)
โ€ข St. George Food Pantry Desperately Seeks Inventory (SI Live)
โ€ข New York Vows to Fight Rats on Their Home Turf: Curbside Garbage Piles (NPR)
โ€ข Queens Composting Overtakes Old Opt-in Program, But Still Has a Long Way to Go (Street Blogs NYC)
โ€ข Inside the Store: Whole Foodsโ€™ Manhattan โ€˜Oasisโ€™ (Grocery Dive)
โ€ข On Car-Free Streets, Many New York Restaurants Thrived (The New York Times)
โ€ข Van Leeuwen Agrees to Accept Cash Following Settlement With NYC Over Cashless Ban Law Violations (Eater)
โ€ข How Much for a Hamburger? The Cost of Comfort Hits a Tipping Point. (Grub Street)
โ€ข NYC Chinatown โ€˜at Riskโ€™ of Disappearing (China Daily)
โ€ข Foods That Celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, Holiday (PIX11)
โ€ข Bread, Pastrami and Cocktails: Museum Shows Focus on Food (The New York Times)
โ€ข James Corden Says His Wife’s Food Allergy was Reason for His ‘Rude Comment’ at NYC Restaurant (People)
โ€ข Anna Wintour Was โ€˜Absolutely Horridโ€™ to Raoulโ€™s Staff, Former Worker Claims [Update] (Eater)
โ€ข Video Shows Man Setting Fire to NYC Restaurant Allegedly for Getting His Food Order Wrong, Authorities Say (NBC)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜บ & ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ค๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Sustainability Is a Key Missing Ingredient in White House Hunger Plan (The Hill)
โ€ข Governor Hochul Announces $234 Million in Additional Food Assistance for October (ny.gov)
โ€ข Futureproofing the Food System: How Are Food Insecurity and Health Outcomes Connected and What Benefits Do Produce Prescriptions, Medically Tailored Meals and Personalized Nutrition Offer? (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Federal Food Security Program Supported Better Maternal Health Outcomes (Patient Engagement HIT))
โ€ข A Roadmap for Combating Food Insecurity and Promoting Health (IFT)
โ€ข American Food Security Faces Many Stressors (Farm Progress)
โ€ข Invest in Innovative Ways of Providing Food for Those in Need (The Seattle Times)
โ€ข Vivery Delivers First-of-a-Kind Digital Tools for Food Banks and Pantries to Equalize Access to Food (Food Dive)
โ€ข Could Vertical Farming Be the Answer to Food Security? (Forbes Youtube)
โ€ข Individuals Experiencing Food Insecurity Likely to Binge Eat When Food Is Available (University of Minnesota)
โ€ข Data Shows Food Insecurity Disproportionately Affects LGBTQ+ Community (ABC News)
โ€ข Study on Food Insecurity on Long Island: Latino Population Most at Risk (La Voz Di New York)
โ€ข Migrant Workers Among Those Experiencing Food Insecurity After Hurricane Ian (NPR)
โ€ข Nearly Half the People in Haiti Donโ€™t Have Enough to Eat and Cholera Makes It Worse (NPR)
โ€ข USDA and USAID announce the Global Food Security Research Strategy to Fight Hunger and Build Sustainable Systems (USDA)
โ€ข World Food Day Has Come and Gone, With Food Security Still Out of Reach for People and Planet (Environmental Defense Fund)
โ€ข As Global Nutrition Problems Escalate, so Must Our Efforts to Resolve Them (The Hill)
โ€ข The Food Insecurity Gap and Protracted Humanitarian Crisis (Relief Web)
โ€ข Lower Than Normal Rainfall Linked With a Higher Chance of Food Insecurity (Penn State)
โ€ข Hundreds Walk Out of UBC Classes to Demand University Action on Food Insecurity (Yahoo News)
โ€ข Towards Zero Hunger in Africa: 5 Steps to Achieve Food Security (Sustainability Times)

๐˜š๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ
โ€ข Governor Hochul Announces Nearly $38 Million in Federal Funds to Provide a Boost to New York Farmers and to Bring More Local Foods to Communities and Schools (ny.gov)
โ€ข USDA Funding Connects Local Food Producers With Schools, Food Banks (Spectrum News)
โ€ข If We Want Healthy, Focused Students, We Need Universal School Meals (National Education Association)
โ€ข Saratoga Springs School Board to Vote on Free Meals for Students (Spectrum News)
โ€ข School Lunches in Maine Alleviate Food Insecurity and Tap Into Local Sources (Maine Public 60)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ
โ€ข Senator Gillibrand Introduces Groundbreaking One Health Bill to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Biological Threats (gillibrand.senate.gov)
โ€ข Group Shaping Nutrition Policy Earned Millions From Junk Food Makers (Washington Post)
โ€ข Many Ways for Governments to Improve โ€˜Deeply Unhealthyโ€™ Food Environment (Health Policy Watch)
โ€ข Tougher Junk Food Rules Would Do Us All Good (Financial Times)
โ€ข Experts: Boost Snap Purchasing Power in Next Farm Bill (Public News Service)
โ€ข A New Proposal Would Restructure the Food and Drug Administration (Food Tank)
โ€ข How the Candidates for Maui Mayor Would Shape Food Security and Agriculture (Honolulu Civil Beat)
โ€ข UH, Partners Lead First Statewide Food-System Planning Effort (University of Hawaii News)
โ€ข Are Vegan Burgers Confusing Anyone? ‘Meat’ Labeling Laws Under Scrutiny, Again (Veg News)
โ€ข Woman Sues Bullhead City, Arizona, Over Homeless Feeding Restrictions (The Washington Post)
โ€ข How Activist-Minded Chefs Can Drive Policy Change (Food Tank)

๐˜š๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜บ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ๐˜ด
โ€ข Farmers and Advocates Fly-in to DC to Call for Climate and Sustainability Action in the 2023 Farm Bill (National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition)
โ€ข Climate Agreement Aims to Cut Emissions with Food System Reform (Food Tank)
โ€ข Shifting the Focus of Marine Aquaculture to Produce More Sustainable Food (Innovation News Network)
โ€ข Europeans Back Government Action to Cut the Price of Sustainable Food (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Rwanda to Build Resilient, Sustainable Food Systems With Circular Business Models (The New Times)
โ€ข The Googler Trying to Cut Food Waste (Politico)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด, ๐˜—๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ง๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Cost of Living: โ€˜Itโ€™s Hard to Eat Proper Foodโ€™ (BBC)
โ€ข US Shoppers Cutting Back on Groceries as Food Prices Surge 13%: Survey (New York Post)
โ€ข Inflation Forces Already Food-Insecure Workers to Make More Cuts (MLK50)
โ€ข Prices of Pasta, Tea, Chips and Cooking Oil Soar (BBC)
โ€ข โ€˜Itโ€™s a Constant Fightโ€™: Inflation and Supply-Chain Bottlenecks Are Going to Be a Big Problem for Food Prices Next Year, Kraft Heinz CEO Says (Fortune)
โ€ข Inflation in Britain Hits 10.1 Percent, Driven Higher by Food Prices (The New York Times)
โ€ข Bread Prices Skyrocket as Inflation Grips Europe (The New York Times)
โ€ข How Inflation Has Affected College Dining Prices (The Record)
โ€ข Cost of Living: NUS Says University Unions Ramping up Food Help (BBC)
โ€ข Food Banks Are Being Forced to Cut Staple Items Because of Soaring Grocery Costs (Big Issue)
โ€ข Contents of a Single Parcel Go Up by ยฃ19 – Food Bank Provider (BBC)
โ€ข How TikTok Is Changing the Restaurant Landscape (Nationโ€™s Restaurant News)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด
โ€ข Will California Really Implement A $22 Minimum Wage? (Forbes Advisor)
โ€ข College Cafeteria Workers Organize With Support From Catholic Labor Network (National Catholic Reporter)
โ€ข Food Industry Still Looking for Workers (Food Processing)
โ€ข Low-Wage Fast-Food Workers, Sexual Harassment and the #Metoo Era: One Womanโ€™s Story (WBUR)
โ€ข Students Are Building the Next Generation of Farmworker Advocates (Civil Eats)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜›๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ฉ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜จ๐˜บ & ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Food Waste & AI: How This Online Grocery Service Is Changing The Way We Consume Food (Forbes)
โ€ข Michigan Tech Researchers Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Food for the U.S. Military (Michigan Live)
โ€ข An Enabling Technology For Lab-Grown Meat (Forbes)
โ€ข CNN’s โ€˜Tech for Goodโ€™ Meets the Innovators Transforming Food and Water Security (Yahoo Finance)
โ€ข Josรฉ Andrรฉs, Food Innovator, Is Feeding Millions (Points of Light)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ, ๐˜๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Food Inspiration Documentary Trailer (YouTube)
โ€ข Chef Yadira Garcia of Loisa Is Amplifying Her Ancestors’ Legacy Through Food Activism and Education (Martha Stewart)
โ€ข Food Justice: Seattle Food Banks Put Emphasis on Providing Healthy, Culturally Diverse Ingredients (KING5)
โ€ข Making Mole: A Culinary Quest to Connect With Mexican Culture (Paste)
โ€ข Can These Farmers Decolonize the Wine Industry? (The Nation)
โ€ข Whatโ€™s Eating Questlove? (Town & Country)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜ข๐˜ง๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข FDA Explains its Foodborne Illness Outbreak, Food Safety Incident Response; Highlights Improvements, a Need for Data (Food Safety Magazine)
โ€ข Safety of Cell-Based โ€” Lab-Grown โ€” Food on FAO and WHO Agenda (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Words Matter in Food Freshness, Safety Messaging (Cornell Chronicle)
โ€ข Kentucky Launches New Food Safety Reporting Website (Food Safety News)

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 The Corporate Capture of the Nutrition Profession in the USA: The Case of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Public Health Nutrition)
โ€ข Nudging Greater Vegetable Intake and Less Food Waste: A Field Experiment (Food Policy)
โ€ข The Environmental Footprint of Global Food Production (Nature Sustainability)
โ€ข Youth Eating Disorders Soared During COVID-19: Schools Can Help (Journal of School Health))
โ€ข Food Availability and Affordability in a Mediterranean Urban Context: Associations by Store Type and Area-Level Socioeconomic Status (Public Health Nutrition)