Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of July 12, 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 Interview with DeVonne Jackson Perez, Urban Farmer (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Lab-Grown Chicken Approved for Sale in U.S. (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Edible Schoolyard NYC Brings Food Education to NYC Public Schools (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 Food Forward NYC: 2-Year Progress Report (NYC.gov)
โ€ข Hereโ€™s How We Can Improve Food Education in NYC Schools (amNY)
โ€ข LaGuardia Community College Lands $4.5 Million Grant To Cultivate Next-Gen Food, Agro Professionals (LIC Post)
โ€ข Free Summer Meals for NYC Kids Until September 1 (Morning Bell NYC)
โ€ข A New Service Provides Free Meals for New York City Kids (Pix 11)
โ€ข NYCโ€™s Met Council Expands Reach to National Kosher, Halal Food Program (Gothamist)
โ€ข Judge Temporarily Blocks NYCโ€™s Food Delivery Minimum Wage Law (CNN)
โ€ข Food Delivery Companies Fight NYC Wage Law (The Hill)
โ€ข Big Delivery Providers Bristle at Minimum Wage for NYC Delivery Workers (Food on Demand)
โ€ข Uber, DoorDash Sue NYC Over Minimum-Wage Law (New York Post)
โ€ข What I Learned From the South Bronx โ€” And How It Can Help Us Today (Salon)
โ€ข Slice of Solidarity: Brooklyn Restaurant Workers Move Closer to Becoming New York Cityโ€™s First Unionized Pizzeria (amNY)
โ€ข Can New Wave of Restaurants Make NYC Late-Night Dining Town Again? (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Reservations Open For New York City Summer Restaurant Week (Forbes)
โ€ข Cast of โ€˜The Bearโ€™ Helping Disney Fight Summer Hunger in New York City and Nationwide (ABC 7)
โ€ข New York City Zero Waste Package, Including Mandatory Residential Organics Recycling, Becomes Law (Smart Cities Dive)

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 Food Insecurity in US Reaches Its Highest Number Since December 2020 (Truthout)
โ€ข Innovations That Help Increase the Worldโ€™s Food Supply (ShareAmerica)
โ€ข Food Insecurity Is Common in the US Military. Will Congress Vote to Expand Benefits? (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Changes to SNAP in 2023 Farm Bill Concern Hunger-Fighting Groups (Public News Service)
โ€ข In Quest for Food Security, Cities Test Limits of Urban Agriculture (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Power-Hungry Vertical Farms Canโ€™t Solve Food Security: Grunwald (The Energy Mix)
โ€ข New Programs Help Low-Income Families and Veterans Access Healthy Foods (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Congress Tackles Food Stamp Changes in the Farm Bill (NPR)
โ€ข New Study Shows a Link Between Food Insecurity and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults (Salon)
โ€ข Farm to Table: Local Nonprofit โ€˜Upcyclesโ€™ To Help Families With Food Insecurity (Fox 5)
โ€ข For Many Kids, a Boost to Summer School Meals Is a โ€˜Game Changerโ€™ (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Chinaโ€™s Food Security Problem (ABC)
โ€ข Through Urban Food Systems, We Can Transform Food Policy And Nutrition Accessโ€”Starting Right Now (Food Tank)
โ€ข UN Food Aid Deliveries by AI Robots Could Begin Next Year (Reuters)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ
โ€ข New York State Announces Programs Available to Help Low-income Families and Veterans Access Healthy Foods (NY.gov)
โ€ข Representative Adriano Espaillat Introduces the Harvesting Knowledge Act (House.gov)
โ€ข Farm Workers Welcome Reintroduction of Bipartisan Farm Workforce Modernization Act (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข WHO Releases New Guidelines on Protecting Children from Harmful Food Marketing (One Green Planet)
โ€ข Florida Says Law That Restricts Chinese Land Purchases Is Not Discriminatory (CBS)
โ€ข $19.3M in Federal Funding Available to Support Resilient Food System in NYS (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Dutch Go First: Pre-Approval Tastings of Cultivated Meat & Seafood in the Netherlands (European Biotechnology)
โ€ข The EU Nature Restoration Law Would Improve Our Food Security โ€” Full Stop (Euronews)

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 Op-Ed: Food Industry Giants Must Fix Their Plastic Pollution (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Tiny Terrors: Microplasticsโ€™ Threat to Our Health and Environment (Food & Water Watch)
โ€ข ‘An Insane Amount of Water’: What Climate Change Means For California’s Biggest Dairy District (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Soil Improvements Could Keep Planet Within 1.5C Heating Target, Research Shows (Grist)
โ€ข EU Sets Out First-Ever Soil Law To Protect Food Security and Slow Global Heating (The Guardian)
โ€ข Can Mushrooms Help Prevent Wildfires? (Washington Post)
โ€ข Thereโ€™s No Cure for Citrus Greening. California Growers Have No Choice But to Keep Going (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Food Tankโ€™s 2023 Summer Reading List (Food Tank)
โ€ข Could an Ancient, Climate-Friendly Crop Be the Future of Beer? (The Guardian)
โ€ข Climate Change Threatens To Cause โ€˜Synchronised Harvest Failuresโ€™ Across the Globe, With Implications for Australiaโ€™s Food Security (The Conversation)
โ€ข University of Illinois Study: Turning Food Waste Into Bioenergy Can Become a Profitable Industry (Newswise)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข The True Cost of Food: High Grocery Prices Are Not the Root Issue (The Conversation)
โ€ข The Supermarket Aisle Where Prices Are Still Soaring (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Lack of Affordable Child Care is Hurting Young Farm Familiesโ€™ Ability to Grow Their Businesses (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข How Farms Decide Which Vegetables to Bring to Market (The Takeout)
โ€ข How Fine Dining in Europe and the US Came To Exclude Immigrant Cuisine and How Social Media Is Pushing Back (The Conversation Weekly)
โ€ข Restaurant Service Fees Need to Be More Transparent (Eater)
โ€ข How Business Innovation Can Turn The Food Crisis Into A New Green Revolution (Forbes)
โ€ข Food Labels Offer Consumer Choices but Also Confusion About Animal Welfare (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Food Environments Push Consumers Towards Unhealthy Food Items (European Supermarket Magazine)
โ€ข Itโ€™s Never Been a Better Time for Vegan Ice Cream (New York Times)
โ€ข Why GenZ Is Drinking Less And What This Means For The Alcohol Industry (Forbes)
โ€ข How ChatGPT and AI Are Proving To Be Game-Changing Tools in the Food Technology Industry? (Times of India)
โ€ข What Exactly Is Lab-Grown Meat? Hereโ€™s What You Need To Know. (National Geographic)

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 The Red Pavilion: Traditional Chinese Medicine Spotlight (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Does the Food Pyramid Reflect A Healthy Diet? (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Produce Prescription Programs for Patients With Diabetes Could Save Billions in Healthcare Costs, Study Shows (EurekAlert!)
โ€ข The Readily Available Herbal Supplement Kratom Is Facing Wrongful Death Lawsuits (NPR)
โ€ข Does the Mediterranean Diet Lower the Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes Among Non-Mediterranean Populations? (News Medical Life Sciences)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข What Does the World Health Organization Have to Do With Your Diet Coke? (Food + Wine)
โ€ข Sen. Schumer Calls on FDA To Investigate PRIME Energy Drinks for Caffeine Content (Gothamist)
โ€ข Health Department Director Encourages People To Remember Food Safety During Grilling Season (WPSD)
โ€ข Tightly Packed Poultry and Pig Farms Could Be Incubating the Next Deadly Flu (Mother Jones)
โ€ข Tyson Drops โ€˜No Antibiotics Everโ€™ Label on Chicken Products (Food Dive)

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 Advancing Food Policy Councils Through SNAP-Ed: From Readiness to Capacity for Future Sustainability (Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior)
โ€ข Differentials and Predictors of Food Insecurity Among Federally Qualified Health Center Target Populations in Philadelphia: A Cross-Sectional Study (BMC Public Health)
โ€ข Diet, Cardiovascular Disease, and Mortality in 80 Countries (European Heart Journal)
โ€ข Plant-Based Family Food Packages and Weight Change in Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Preventing Chronic Disease)
โ€ข Willing or Complying? The Delicate Interplay Between Voluntary and Mandatory Interventions To Promote Farmersโ€™ Environmental Behavior (Food Policy)
โ€ข Identifying Nutritional Priorities for Global Health: Time for a More PURE Focus on Protective Foods (European Heart Journal)
โ€ข We Story the Land: Exploring Miโ€™kmaq Food Sovereignty, Indigenous Law and Treaty Relations (The Journal of Peasant Studies)
โ€ข Health and Economic Impacts of Implementing Produce Prescription Programs for Diabetes in the United States: A Microsimulation Study (Journal of the American Heart Association)