Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of July 19, 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 NYC Releases Roadmap to Improve Food Education in Schools (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข The World Sustainable Urban Food Centre of Valencia (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Research Strategy Aims to Create Sustainable Solutions to Global Hunger (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 1 in 5 New Yorkers May Be Drinking Water From Lead Pipes, New Report Says (Gothamist)
โ€ข Composting Calls for Minor Habit Changes, but Big Impact (amNY)
โ€ข Judge Pauses NYC $18-per-Hour Requirement for Delivery Workers Amid Lawsuits (The Hill)
โ€ข Stop & Shop Takes On Food Insecurity in New York Cityโ€™s Bronx Neighborhood (Winsight Grocery Business)
โ€ข Pelham Parkway Houses Gets Community Garden With $30K From Velรกzquez (BronxTimes)
โ€ข City Harvest Volunteers Pack 13,000 Ears of Corn To Distribute to Pantries, Food Kitchens Across NYC (News 12)
โ€ข NYC Councilmembers & Climate Activists Demand No Delays Implementing Local Law 97 (Food and Water Watch)
โ€ข Here’s How Inflation Is Impacting Grocery Prices In NYC (Patch)
โ€ข Pair Of Washington Heights Compost Bins Among Most Used In NYC (Patch)
โ€ข Why Chef Kwame Onwuachi Is Among The Food World’s Fastest-Rising Stars (Maxim)
โ€ข Bushwick Woman Holds Tasting Parties for Her Perpetual Stew in NYC (Washington Post)

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 122 Million More People Pushed Into Hunger Since 2019 (World Food Program USA)
โ€ข Experiencing Both Food and Water Insecurity During the COVID 19 Pandemic Led to Greater Depression Among Women in Informal Settlements (American Society for Nutrition)
โ€ข The Importance of Free Summer Food Programs for Kids (Spectrum News)
โ€ข College Students Struggling With Hunger Face Potential Loss of Food Stamp Benefits (ABC)
โ€ข Food Insecurity and Eating Disorders Are Linked and Rising. Whereโ€™s the Plan To Tackle Them? (The Guardian)
โ€ข Food Deserts Arenโ€™t Whatโ€™s Causing Hunger in the U.S. โ€” Itโ€™s Wages, Inequality and Inflation (CNBC)
โ€ข Casey Introduces Bills To Address Food Insecurity Among Older Adults and Adults With Disabilities (Senate.gov)
โ€ข Weโ€™re Failing to Solve Global Hunger, According to this Yearโ€™s State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World Report (Food Tank)
โ€ข Why The U.S. Canโ€™t Solve Hunger (CNBC Africa)
โ€ข The World Is Losing the Battle to Wipe Out Hunger by End of Decade (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Global Hunger Enters a Grim โ€˜New Normal,โ€™ United Nations Says (Washington Post)
โ€ข Higher Food Prices and More Hunger: Collapse of Black Sea Grain Deal Poses a Massive Threat (CNN)
โ€ข Yemen Strengthens Coordination To Combat Malnutrition and Food Insecurity With New Roadmap (ReliefWeb)
โ€ข WFP Forced To Slash Food Aid As Half of All Haitians Go Hungry (UN News)
โ€ข Nigeriaโ€™s President Bola Tinubu Declares State of Emergency Over Food (BBC)
โ€ข Coca Price Crash Contributing to Colombia Food Insecurity, UN Says (Reuters)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ
โ€ข Farm, Forestry, Environmental and Hunger Advocates Unite Behind 2023 Farm Bill (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข 5 Reasons Why Cities Should Create an Office of Urban Agriculture (Fast Company)
โ€ข Can Bidenโ€™s Climate-Smart Agriculture Program Live Up to the Hype? (Food and Environment Reporting Network)
โ€ข Mother Fights for Food Allergy Law After Son Dies Eating at Texas Restaurant (The Hill)
โ€ข The USDA Plan to Better Measure Agricultureโ€™s Impact on the Climate Crisis (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Tight Farm Bill Budget Tests Coalitionโ€™s Push To Reduce Food Waste (Agri Pulse)
โ€ข Food Campaigners Push for Clearer Labelling on Nutrition Risks (Financial Times)

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 Global Environmental Footprint of Food (Nature Food)
โ€ข Exclusive: U.S. Global Food Security Envoy โ€œVery Concernedโ€ About El Niรฑo (Axios)
โ€ข The Navajo Farmer Taking a Traditional Approach to Making Baby Food (The Guardian)
โ€ข Your Next Barbecue Could Feature an Electric Grill (Grist)
โ€ข Global Analysis Shows How Pesticides Leach Into the Environment (University of Sydney)
โ€ข Food Scrap Recycling Program Started by New York Farmers Market (Waste360)
โ€ข Consumers Donโ€™t Understand โ€˜Compostableโ€™ Messaging on Packaging, Survey Finds (Packaging Dive)
โ€ข Almonds are Under Threat. The Key to Saving Them Could Be in the Soil (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Investing in Food Production for a Sustainable Future (World Finance)

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 Womenโ€™s Empowerment Is Key to Crop Diversity in Lower-Income Countries, Study Finds (Phys.org)
โ€ข Devastating Storm Delivers Unprecedented Blow to Vermontโ€™s Farmers (Food Tank)
โ€ข As the Salton Sea Shrinks, Agricultureโ€™s Legacy Turns to Dust (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Thereโ€™s So Much Milk That US Farmers Are Dumping It in the Sewer (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Farm Robots Poised for Growth As Labour Costs Rise (Financial Times)
โ€ข Global Food Production Has Increased 390 Percent Since 1960. Hereโ€™s How Farmers Have Done It. (Genetic Literacy Project)
โ€ข Congress Likely to Preserve OSHA Loophole That Endangers Animal Ag Workers (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Using AI To Improve Barramundi Farming (Food Processing)
โ€ข Insect Protein Could Bolster Food System Sustainability and Resilience (IFT)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Never Mind the Delivery, More Online Consumers Are Turning to Store Pickup (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Wheat Prices Seesaw After Russia Pulls Out of the Black Sea Grain Deal (New York Times)
โ€ข US Foods Seeks More Deals to Grow Restaurant Distribution Business (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Restaurants Face Tech Backlash As QR Code Fatigue, Technology Costs, And Complexity Increase (Forbes)
โ€ข With a Second Beef Plant, Walmart Raises Concerns About Vertical Integration in Cattle Markets (Food and Agriculture Reporting Network)
โ€ข How Google Searches Reflect Food Trends (Progressive Grocer)
โ€ข Danfoss โ€œSmart Storeโ€ Launch Sets a Standard for Energy-Efficient Supermarkets (Energy Monitor)
โ€ข Is There Really A Sriracha Shortage? (New York Times)
โ€ข How Queer Restaurants Keep Their Money In Their Community (Eater)
โ€ข How Popping Open a Can Became the Sound of Summer (Smithsonian Magazine)

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 Allegheny Health Network Healthy Food Centers: Food Pharmacy Spotlight (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Is Aspartame Bad for You? What to Know About the Popular Sweetener (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Stop & Shop, Hospital Partner on Food-As-Medicine Pilot (Produce Blue Book)
โ€ข Lifestyle Medicine Presents Unexpected Opportunity for Pharmacists (Pharmacy Times)
โ€ข Lots of Tap Water Contains โ€˜Forever Chemicals.โ€™ Take These Steps to Reduce Your Risk. (The Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Improving Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease With a Plant-Based Diet (Food & Living Vegan)
โ€ข Are Ultraprocessed Foods Really That Bad? (Slate)

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 The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2023 (FAO)
โ€ข Lack of Global Leadership on Nutrition โ€œUnforgivableโ€ (The Lancet)
โ€ข A Motherโ€™s Struggle: The Effect of Maternal Depression on Household Food Insecurity (Princeton University Undergraduate Senior Theses)
โ€ข COVID-19 and Pennsylvania Farmers: Financial Impacts, Relief Programs, and Resiliency Strategies During the 2020 Growing Season (Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development)
โ€ข Dietary Guidelines Meet NOVA: Developing a Menu for A Healthy Dietary Pattern Using Ultra-Processed Foods (The Journal of Nutrition)
โ€ข A Planetary Health Innovation for Disease, Food and Water Challenges in Africa (Nature)