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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 Interview With Marion Nestle, Nutrition Expert (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Earth Matter Builds Community Around Composting (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Organizations Leading the Way to Healthier School Food in the USA (nycfoodpolicy.org)


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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˜ˆ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ฆ ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ธ๐˜ด
โ€ข Letโ€™s Build Gardens for Learning (Canarsie Courier)
โ€ข Mandatory Composting Has Arrived in Brooklyn: What You Need to Know (New York Times)
โ€ข NYC Makers: Q&A With Pedro Urabaez of City Harvest (Untapped New York)
โ€ข NYC Floats Plan to Ban Souvenir, Food Vendors from Brooklyn Bridge to Ease Pedestrian Traffic (Yahoo News)
โ€ข Where To Get Deals on Great Produce in Every Borough (The Gothamist)

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 Nutrition: The National Security Threat No One Is Talking About (The Hill)
โ€ข Strong El Niรฑo Event Will Contribute to High Food Assistance Needs Through 2024 (Famine Early Warning Systems Network)
โ€ข School Cafeterias Maneuver Complexities of Change and Offer Locally Grown Food (NPR)
โ€ข Food Pantry in the College of Ag Sciences Aims to Curb Food Insecurity on Campus (Penn State)
โ€ข Food Companies Reap Record Profits Amid Hunger Crisis (Axios)
โ€ข Campus Food Pantry Addresses Food Insecurity in Roxbury (Boston.com)
โ€ข Struggling To Afford Rent, Groceries, More Hungry Montrealers Turn to Dumpster Divers for Food (CBC)
โ€ข Metro Detroit Nonprofit Helps Feed Families Experiencing Food Insecurity (CBS)
โ€ข How a ยฃ25 Payment Is Turning Scotland Into a European Pioneer in Reducing Child Deprivation (Financial Times)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ, ๐˜ˆ๐˜จ ๐˜“๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ ๐˜‰๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ญ
โ€ข New York State Makes Steps Toward Healthy School Meals for All (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
โ€ข Farm Billโ€™s Default Reference Price Hikes Could Add Billions to Subsidy Costs (Ag Insider)
โ€ข Biden Admin Expands Funding for Farms to Tackle Livestock Waste (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข UN Calls for More Scrutiny of Food Traders (Financial Times)
โ€ข Grassley Says Farm Bill Prognosis Bleak (KMA Land)
โ€ข US Composting Council, Biodegradable Products Institute, Release Product Labeling Legislative Guidelines (Waste Dive)
โ€ข Two Bills Ignite Congressional Battle Over School Milk Choice (Sentient Media)
โ€ข California Bans โ€˜Toxic Chemicals in Our Food Supply,โ€™ Including an Ingredient in Marshmallow Peeps Linked to Cancer (Fortune)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ, ๐˜Š๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Œ๐˜ฏ๐˜ท๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต
โ€ข Al Gore Doesnโ€™t Say I Told You So (New Yorker)
โ€ข Itโ€™s a Beautiful Day in the Agrihood (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Cocoa Farmers Face Mounting Challenges As El Niรฑo Rages On (CNBC)
โ€ข Restoration of Soil Health Will Improve Food Security (The Standard)
โ€ข Olive Oil Prices Reach Record Highs As Spainโ€™s Harvest Is Halved (The Washington Post)
โ€ข Farmers Are Bearing the Brunt of Big Food Companiesโ€™ Decarbonisation Efforts โ€“ Hereโ€™s Why (The Conversation)

๐˜ˆ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ๐˜ถ๐˜ค๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Americaโ€™s Farmers Are Getting Older, and Young People Arenโ€™t Rushing to Join Them (Morning Ag News)
โ€ข Agriculture: Gleaning โ€” Fighting Food Waste and Food Insecurity (Finger Lakes Times)
โ€ข Farm Industry Asks Court to Halt Enforcement of New York Collective Bargaining Rules (New York State of Politics)
โ€ข Chocolate Could Get Even Pricier if Africaโ€™s Cocoa Crop Flops (Bloomberg)
โ€ข A Generation of Texas Farmers Are Retiring. Itโ€™s Not Clear Who Will Replace Them. (The Texas Tribune)
โ€ข The Crimes Behind the Seafood You Eat (New Yorker)
โ€ข On This Nature Preserve, Farmers Are Welcome, if They Follow the Rules (New York Times)
โ€ข Fertilizer Stocks Jump With Israel Conflict Stoking Supply Concerns (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Farm on Top of Fenway Park Produces Thousands of Pounds of Produce Annually (CBS News Boston)
โ€ข The Bruising Artillery Battle in Ukraine Has Left a Scar That Is Visible From Space (NPR)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Shipping Food Is Dirty Business. Can Sailboats Fix It? (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Vegan: The Product Label Which Shall Not Be Named (Food Dive)
โ€ข The Uyghurs Forced to Process the Worldโ€™s Fish (New Yorker)
โ€ข Tyson Lays off Poultry Workers in North Carolina (Food Dive)
โ€ข Plant-Based Meat Industry on a Mission to Rebrand Itself as Healthy Option (Financial Times)
โ€ข Food Deserts in Rural America Expose Need for Broader Distribution Strategies (Morning Ag News)
โ€ข Americaโ€™s Food Giants Confront the Ozempic Era (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Dan Barberโ€™s New Onion Sweet Garleek Is Just What It Sounds Like (New York Magazine)
โ€ข Who Is the Modern Grocery Consumer? (The Food Institute)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Americans Open to Robot and Drone Food Delivery, Survey Finds (Food Management)
โ€ข Students are Psyched About Vending Machine Meal Delivery (Food Management)
โ€ข Farmers Are Tentatively Embracing AI (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Cultivated Tuna Company To Accelerate Pilot Production After Funding Round (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Alternative Protein Poised To Solve Seafood Supply and Demand Imbalance (Food Dive)
โ€ข Michigan State Researchers Are Developing Compostable Food Packaging (Waste 360)
โ€ข Scientists Use CRISPR to Make Chickens More Resistant to Bird Flu (New York Times)
โ€ข The World Has a Food-Waste Problem. Can This Wireless Tech Help Fix It? (Princeton News)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Alone on the Range (FERN)
โ€ข Oklahomaโ€™s Permit System Ushered In New Wave of Industrial Poultry Farm Growth (Investigate Midwest)
โ€ข Workers Exposed to Extreme Heat Have Few Protections (New York Times)
โ€ข โ€˜Land of Milk and Honeyโ€™ Is a Gourmandโ€™s Dream, and Nightmare (Washington Post)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข Food Traceability Called โ€˜Public Health Imperativeโ€™ (Agri Pulse)
โ€ข How to Make Sure Fish and Other Seafood Are Fresh and Safe to Eat (Washington Post)
โ€ข FDA 101: FDAโ€™s Work on a Front-of-Package Labeling Scheme To Empower Healthy Eating (Food Tank)
โ€ข Can Cooking and Gardening at School Inspire Better Nutrition? Ask These Kids (NPR)
โ€ข Increasing Fruit and Vegetable Variety Helps To Lower Disease Risk (American Society for Nutrition)

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 Center For Food As Medicine)
โ€ข NC Healthy Opportunities Pilot: Food as Medicine in Healthcare Spotlight (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Dietary Supplements and Their Uses: Turmeric (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Addiction to Ultra-Processed Food Affects 14% Of Adults, Global Study Shows (The Guardian)
โ€ข The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Responds to the Washington Post (Food Politics)
โ€ข Instacart Debuts Initiatives to Improve Food Accessibility for Patients, Seniors (Grocery Dive)
โ€ข Using Abandoned Croplands Can Help Mitigate Food Insecurity and Climate Change, Study Suggests (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Ultra Processed Food Panel Discussion Recording on YouTube (foodmedcenter.org)

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 Creating Resistance to Avian Influenza Infection Through Genome Editing of the ANP32 Gene Family (Nature Communications)
โ€ข Strategies for Improving Public Understanding of FDA-Regulated Products Released by Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA (Reagan-Udall Foundation)
โ€ข National School Lunch, Special Milk and School Breakfast Programs, National Average Payments/Maximum Reimbursement Rates (July 1, 2023 – June 30, 2024) (USDA Food Nutrition Service)
โ€ข Economics of Soil Health Systems on 30 U.S. Farms (USDA)
โ€ข Food Pantry Referral and Utilization in a Pediatric Primary Care Clinic (American Journal of Preventive Medicine)
โ€ข Benefits and Trade-Offs of Optimizing Global Land Use for Food, Water, and Carbon (PNAS)
โ€ข International Food Trade Contributes to Dietary Risks and Mortality at Global, Regional and National Levels (Nature Food)