Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of January 24, 2024
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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 Maya Feller, Dietitian (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Farm Sanctuary Combats Factory Farming and Transforms Perspectives (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Urban Agriculture: Federal, State and Local Policy Initiatives (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 Who Is Helping to Feed the Cityโ€™s Migrants? (Grub Street)
โ€ข Proposed Budget Cuts to Parks Department Will Result in Youth, Forestry Programs Getting Timbered, Advocates Fear (AM New York)
โ€ข Opinion: Struggling NYC Delivery Workers Finally Got a Raiseโ€”And App Companies Are Punishing Us For It (City Limits)
โ€ข New York Solid Waste Plan Calls for Disposal Surcharge, Expanded Food Diversion Requirements (Waste Dive)
โ€ข Ex-White House Staffer May Avoid Charges in Alleged Hate Crime Assault on NYC Halal Cart Worker (Gothamist)
โ€ข Hakim, Meet Hakeem: How a Young City Farmer Got to Know a Congressman (New York Times)
โ€ข With a New Delivery Law, How Should You Tip? (Eater)
โ€ข Clock Is Ticking for NYC Families: Millions in Pandemic Food Benefits May Expire Next Month (Chalkbeat)
โ€ข Volunteer Shelters House More and More Migrants as City Cranks Up Evictions (The City)
โ€ข 1 in 3 New Yorkers Live Near Mega-Warehouses. That Can Cause Serious Health Issues. (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 Turning Down Food Aid for Millions of Children Reflects Shocking Political Callousness (New York Times)
โ€ข โ€˜Weโ€™ve All Lost Weightโ€™: The Desperate Struggle To Find Food in Gaza (Financial Times)
โ€ข Chef Josรฉ Andrรฉs Announces Expanded $1,000,000 Commitment to DC Central Kitchen’s Innovative Healthy Corners Program (Fox 5 San Diego)
โ€ข USDA Estimates 21 Million Kids Will Get Summer Food Benefits Through New Program in 2024 (AP)
โ€ข Florida Rejects Summer Grocery Money Targeting Child Hunger (Politico)

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 Op-Ed | Sustainable Plates, Sustainable Cities: Urban Leaders Are Taking Climate Action with Transformative Food Policies (Food Tank)
โ€ข Global Food Production at Risk As Rising Temperatures Threaten Farmersโ€™ Physical Ability To Work, New Study Finds (Phys.org)
โ€ข Empowering Municipalities for Climate-Resilient Food Security in Canada (Food Tank)
โ€ข Your Community Garden May Not Be That Climate-Friendly. Hereโ€™s How To Make It Better for the Environment (Fast Company)
โ€ข VACS Is Going Back to Basics for a Climate Resilient Future (Food Tank)

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 Parisโ€™s Urban Forest Plan Takes a New Step Forward (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Why Farmers Bear the Cost of a Rise in Border Crossings (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข How Coffee Farmers in Hawaii Fought Counterfeit Kona Beans (New York Times)
โ€ข The Farmers Had What the Billionaires Wanted (New York Times)
โ€ข A Lab Error Just Upended Years of Work on the GMO American Chestnut Tree (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข They Abducted a River in California. And Nobody Stopped Them. (New York Times)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Californiaโ€™s Food Waste Is Declining, but More Is Filling Up Landfills (Axios)
โ€ข Cellular Agriculture May Bring Hope in Reducing Food Waste and Environmental Impact (Food Tank)
โ€ข To Cut Food Waste, Supermarkets Turn to AI to Sell Near-Expired Goods (Bloomberg)

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 Congress Averts Government Shutdown, Extends USDA Funding to March (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข This Farm Bill Could Rein In Big Agricultureโ€™s Lobbying Power (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Gov. Hochul Announces $7.6m in Funding Through Round 2 of the NY Food for NY Families Program (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข A Supreme Court Case That Protects the Environment, Health Care, and Food Safety Is at Risk (NPR)
โ€ข The Fishermen Who Could End Federal Regulation as We Know It (New York Times)
โ€ข Now Is the Time To Create a Robust Aquaculture Industry To Ensure Food Security and Support Our Economy (The Hill)
โ€ข Stabenow Preps New Crop Insurance Proposal (Politico)
โ€ข Hereโ€™s Why The Caribbean Still Has No Warning Labels On Unhealthy Food (Forbes)
โ€ข A โ€˜Revolutionaryโ€™ Way to Feed the World Thatโ€™s Very Old (New York Times)
โ€ข US โ€˜Cannot Report Reliable Informationโ€™ on Foreign Farm Holdings, GAO Says (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข These State Lawmakers Are Collaborating on Policies That Support Regenerative Agriculture (Civil Eats)
โ€ข How the Child Tax Credit Is Food Policy, Too (Food Fix)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Deere Inks Deal Connecting Farm Equipment to SpaceX Satellites (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Why Are Voters So Upset? Consider the Snickers Bar. (New York Times)
โ€ข Food Producers Brace for Another Round of Arctic Chills (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข 5 Years In, How Does General Millsโ€™ Regenerative Agriculture Commitment Measure Up? (GreenBiz)
โ€ข When It Comes to Sustainable Eating, Americans Show a Gap Between Aspirations and Behaviors (Food Service Director)
โ€ข 2023: The Year of Private Label Sets the Stage for 2024 (Food Institute)
โ€ข Leftovers: Miller Lite Freshens Up Mint Aisle | Organic Valleyโ€™s Latest Milk Is a No-Brainer (Food Dive)
โ€ข The Menu Trends That Define Dining Right Now (New York Times)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ˆ๐˜จ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Aleph Farms Receives Green Light From Israel for Cultured Beef (Food Dive)
โ€ข Mini-Robots Modeled on Insects May Be Smallest, Lightest, Fastest Ever Developed (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Dirt-Powered Fuel Cell Runs Forever (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข 8 Notable Grocery Tech Updates From the National Retail Federationโ€™s 2024 Show (Grocery Dive)
โ€ข Urban Farming Has a Shockingly High Climate Cost โ€” Hereโ€™s How Growers Can Bring Carbon Down, According to Scientists (Forbes)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข This Group Has Helped Farmworkers Become Farm Owners for More Than 2 Decades (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Prison Food Is a National Crisis. Sustainable Sourcing Could Be a Solution (Salon)
โ€ข Unveiling the Revolutionary Role of Food in the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement (Food Tank)
โ€ข โ€˜Little Peasantsโ€™ Takes Audiences Behind the Closed Doors of a Workersโ€™ Organizing Campaign (Food Tank)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข More Concerning Than the Nanoplastics in Water Bottles Are the Chemicals on Them (Los Angeles Times)
โ€ข Food Is Medicine Institute Urges US Healthcare System To Recognize the Power of Good Nutrition (Nutrition Insights)
โ€ข CDC Expands Warning About Charcuterie Meat Trays as Salmonella Cases Double (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข California Officials Warn People To Not Eat Raw Oysters From Mexico Which May Be Linked to Norovirus (Seattle Times)
โ€ข Lead-Tainted Applesauce Exposes Food Safety Oversight Issues (PBS)
โ€ข Did the Largest Pediatrician Group Miss the Mark on GMOs? (Mother Jones)

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 What’s the Scoop on Greens Powder Supplements? (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Chrononutrition and CVD Study Spotlight Take-Away With Chef Dr. Mike (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข How Might Tomatoes Provide Health Benefits? (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Can Prescriptions for Produce-Focused Meal Kits Fight Diabetes? (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Culinary Medicine/Teaching Kitchens for Advancing Food Equity and Preventing Chronic Disease (International Journal of Disease Reversal and Prevention)
โ€ข The Magic of Olive Oil, Fish and Other Healthy Fats (New York Times)
โ€ข Food Systems and Planetary Health Nexus Elective: A Novel Approach to A Medical Education Imperative for the 21st Century (Challenges)
โ€ข Cooking More Healthfully at Home Is Just What the Doctor Ordered (American Medical Association)
โ€ข The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition Launches New Article Series to Educate Physicians and Other Health Care Professionals on Nutrition (EurekAlert!)

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
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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 Women Farmers and Community Well-Being Under Modeling Uncertainty (Applied Economics Perspective and Policy)
โ€ข Trade Policy Reform, Retail Food Prices and Access to Healthy Diets Worldwide (World Development)
โ€ข โ€‹โ€‹The Effect of Discretionary Snack Consumption on Overall Energy Intake, Weight Status, and Diet Quality: A Systematic Review (Wiley)
โ€ข Comparing the Carbon Footprints of Urban and Conventional Agriculture (Nature Cities)
โ€ข Cancer Diagnoses After Recent Weight Loss (JAMA)