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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 School Food and Wellness Groupโ€™s Quest for Health and Education (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Rescuing Leftover Cuisine Prevents Food Waste and Feeds the Hungry (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: A Non-Profit Paves the Way for Sustainable Indoor Urban Farming in New York City: New York Sun Works (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˜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 Labor Gains: Delivery Workers Say New Minimum Wage Lets Them Ride Safely (StreetsBlog NYC)
โ€ข Here Is Why You Wonโ€™t See Street Vendors on NYC Bridges Anymore Starting Today (Time Out)
โ€ข State Report Shows That Food Insecurity Affects 39% of Bronx Adults (Bronx Times)
โ€ข State Report Shows That Food Insecurity Affects 31% of Queens Adults (QNS)
โ€ข NYC Ban on Firing Fast Food Workers Without Cause Upheld by Appeals Court (Reuters)
โ€ข Students Say NYC School Buildings Need a Climate Change (Gothamist)
โ€ข Online Food Shopping Exploded During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Can It Catch On With Bodegas? (NYU)

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 Study Shows 1 in 4 Adults in NY State Experience Food Insecurity (ABC7NY)
โ€ข Gaza Is Starving (The New Yorker)
โ€ข We Cannot Settle for a World Half Fed and Half Hungry (The Hill)
โ€ข FarmboxRx Program Finds SNAP Recipients Struggle To Make Their Benefits Last (Forbes)
โ€ข The Pandemic Sent Hunger Soaring in Brazil. Theyโ€™re Fighting Back With School Lunches (NPR)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ, 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 Cookies and Candy Are Latest Victims of Climate Crisis As Sugar Prices Surge (The Guardian)
โ€ข Scientists Are Already Bracing for Record-Breaking Heat in 2024 (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Chicken Feathers Could Fuel the Future (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Climate Policy Must Integrate Blue Energy With Food Security (Nature)
โ€ข Food Waste Declined Slightly in 2022, but Progress Was Limited: ReFED (Waste Dive)
โ€ข Careit: Turning Food Surplus Into Community Solutions (Food Tank)
โ€ข Californiaโ€™s Food Waste Declining Amid Tighter Regulations (Axios)

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 Gov. Hochul Announces Initiatives to Strengthen and Promote NY’s Agricultural Industry (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Farm Bill, AI Expansion: 5 Trends to Watch in Agriculture for 2024 (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Global Food Prices Declined From Record Highs in 2022, the UN Says. Except for These Two Staples (ABC)
โ€ข Harnessing Sensors, Smart Devices, and AI Could Transform Agriculture (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข How Industrial Agriculture Is Disturbing the Nitrogen Cycle and Undermining Conditions for Life on Earth (Phys.org)
โ€ข Military Men Want to Kickstart Pakistanโ€™s Green Revolution (Bloomberg)
โ€ข The Unexpected Sweetness of the Spotted Lanternfly (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข The Farmers Leaning On Each Otherโ€™s Tools (Civil Eats)

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 These 12 โ€˜Mini USDAsโ€™ Are Helping Small Farmers Break Into New Markets (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข USDA Invests $3 Million to Provide Risk Management Training to Farmers, Ranchers (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Hereโ€™s How to Get the Farm Bill to the Finish Line (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข One Deal To Rule Them All (Politico)
โ€ข Bipartisan Group Calls for Strengthened Food Assistance in Upcoming Farm Bill (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Why Thereโ€™s a Storm Brewing About Global Food Aid From the U.S. (NPR)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Why Grocery and Pharmacy Workers Oppose the Kroger/Albertsons Merger (Forbes)
โ€ข Danone To Sell Horizon Organic and Wallaby Brands to PE Firm (Food Dive)
โ€ข Chick-fil-A Prices Surge in Recent Years, Report Says (Fox 5 NY)
โ€ข Kraft Heinz Partners With Taco Bell on Kits Bringing Restaurant Chainโ€™s Offerings to the Home (Food Dive)
โ€ข Preparing for Launch: CosMcโ€™s and the Next Wave of Beverage Chains (Food Institute)
โ€ข Nutritional Quality and Affordability Drive Ingredients Trends for 2024: Report (Food Dive)
โ€ข King Arthur Flour Brings Climate-Friendly Farming to the Kitchen (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Franceโ€™s Leclerc Backs Carrefour in Pressuring Food Producers (Reuters)
โ€ข โ€‹โ€‹Agribusiness 2024: A Fresh Look At Upcoming Food Safety Regulations (Forbes)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Food in Space? Why University of Nebraska-Lincoln Wants to Grow Corn on Mars (Food Dive)
โ€ข This AI Company Wants To Solve Food-Related Climate Challenges (Fortune)
โ€ข 3 Lessons From Sustainability Leaders on Accelerating Impacts on Food Systems (GreenBiz)
โ€ข New Tech Start-Up That Could Change How You Eat and Stay Healthy (TMJ4 News)
โ€ข Boosting Regulatory Compliance Through Technology: Traceability, Adaptability and Streamlining (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Lessons On Purposeful Advancements From The Agriculture Industry (Forbes)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข A TED Talk Put Ron Finley on the Map. 10 Years Later, the โ€˜Gangsta Gardenerโ€™ Is Going Strong. (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Can $3 Billion Persuade Black Farmers To Trust the Department of Agriculture? (NPR)
โ€ข To Get People To Reduce Their Carbon Footprint, We Need To Address Inequality (Anthropocene)
โ€ข Om on the Range (Ambrook Research)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Maybe Politicians Should Just Stay Away From Food (Eater)
โ€ข These Books Will Help Heal Your Relationship With Food (New York Times)
โ€ข Column: Diet Culture Tricks Us Into Thinking Our Cultural Foods Arenโ€™t Healthy (LA Times)
โ€ข Understanding Gen Zโ€™s โ€˜Menu Anxietyโ€™ (Food Institute)
โ€ข Will Weight Loss Drugs Kill the Fast Food Business? (The Guardian)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข Participation in School Garden and Food Programs May Lead To Healthier Food Choices in Adulthood (Food Service Director)
โ€ข Lead-Tainted Pouches Also Contained Another Possible Toxic Substance, FDA Says (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข More Children Identified in Outbreak of Lead Poisoning Traced to Applesauce (Food Safety News)
โ€ข Avoiding Hidden Sources of Added Sugars (Harvard School of Public Health)
โ€ข School-Based Gardening and Food Programs May Support Healthier Food Attitudes Later in Life (George Washington University Milken School of Public Health)
โ€ข Researchers Discover Thousands of Nanoplastic Bits in Bottles of Drinking Water (LA Times)
โ€ข Economists Are Crucial for Solving Public Health Challenges (Nature Medicine)

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 Protein Goes Green โ€” The Everything Guide to Algae (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Boston Medical Center (BMC) Teaching Kitchen Spotlight (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Sodium Reduction Study Spotlight Take-Away With Chef Dr. Mike (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Global Food Prices Fell in 2023 Compared to 2022, Except for Sugar and Rice (PBS)
โ€ข A Call to Action for Transformation Towards Nutritious Food Systems (Nature)
โ€ข Ultra-Processed and Fast Food Consumption, Exposure to Phthalates During Pregnancy, and Socioeconomic Disparities in Phthalate Exposures (Environment)
โ€ข Participants in School-Based Gardening and Food Programs Benefit From Lasting Impacts on Dietary Behaviors (EurekAlert!)
โ€ข How Food Can Improve Your Mood, According to Nutritional Psychiatrists (Time)
โ€ข Of Course, Food-As-Medicine Works (LinkedIn)
โ€ข Is Eating a Plant-Based Diet Better for You? (Time)

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 A Systematic Review of Factors Associated With Student Use of Campus Food Pantries: Implications for Addressing Barriers and Facilitating Use (BMC Public Health)
โ€ข Self-Reported Food Insecurity Among New York State Adults by County (New York State Department of Health)
โ€ข Scale Up Urban Agriculture to Leverage Transformative Food Systems Change, Advance Socialโ€“Ecological Resilience and Improve Sustainability (Nature Food)
โ€ข Healthy School Meals for All: The Role of Food Law and Policy (Journal of Food Law and Policy)
โ€ข Participant Perspectives on the Impact of a School-Based, Experiential Food Education Program Across Childhood, Adolescence, and Young Adulthood (Journal of Nutrition, Education, and Behavior)
โ€ข A Call to Action for Transformation Towards Nutritious Food Systems (Nature Food)
โ€ข Outcomes of a Homestead Food Production Program on Nutritional Knowledge, Dietary Diversity, Food Security and Empowerment of Rural Women in Tehran Province, Iran (BMC Public Health)
โ€ข Behavioural Factors Matter for the Adoption of Climate-Smart Agriculture (Scientific Reports)