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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 Blackwood Educational Land Institute Immerses Youth in Regenerative Agricultural Practices (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Equity Advocatesโ€™ Pursuit of Food Justice (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Congratulations to United Way on the release of their insightful Policy Brief, which we were proud to support, showcasing actionable strategies for addressing the critical economic challenges faced by New Yorkers.

๐—ก๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—–๐—น๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฐ ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฌ ๐—จ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฌ ๐—ฅ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜€ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ก๐—ฌ๐—– ๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ข๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ป!

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๐—œ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—™๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—ฑ ๐—ฃ๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜† ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—•๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐˜ ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐—น ๐—ฆ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€:
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“Strategies for Sustained Nutrition and Culinary Education Programs”

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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 NY Mosques Are Struggling to Serve Migrants as Ramadan Begins (Gothamist)
โ€ข They Sell Candy Instead of Going to School. New York Isnโ€™t Stopping Them. (New York Times)
โ€ข Exclusive | City Council Member Aims to Give NYC Food Shoppers a Break at the Register if They Pay Higher Than Listed Price for Groceries (AM New York)
โ€ข DoorDash Adds More Grocery Options for NYC Food Stamp Recipients (PIX 11)
โ€ข NYC Health and Hospitals Mark 2 Years of Serving Patients Plant-Based Foods (Bronx News 12)
โ€ข Muslims in Brooklyn Shelters Have Limited Halal Options As Food Insecurity Rises (PIX 11)
โ€ข How a Bronx-Born Food Collective Went From Trendy Dinner Parties To Target Shelves (Food 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 A Barge of Food Reaches Gaza, Testing New Aid Corridor as Famine Looms (Washington Post)
โ€ข 4 Million People Face โ€˜Acute Food Insecurityโ€™ in Troubled Haiti, Says UN Food Agency Official (Associated Press)
โ€ข U.N. Agency in Gaza Says One in Three Children Under 2 Is Acutely Malnourished (Reuters)
โ€ข Study Ties Food Insecurity to Liver Disease in SF Latino Kids (San Francisco Examiner)
โ€ข Protesters in Cuba Decry Power Outages, Food Shortages (CBS News)
โ€ข New York Edge and Partners Launch Three School Food Pantries, Including One at P.S. 113X in North Bronx (Bronx Times)
โ€ข Want a More Sustainable Meat for the Grill? Try a 13-Foot Python Steak. (Washington Post)

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 The Week in Climate Policy: 5 Updates You Need To Know (GreenBiz)
โ€ข UN Omits Potential of Meat Reduction in its Roadmap for Climate-Compatible Food System, Raises Health Concerns, Experts Say (Stockholm Environmental Institute)
โ€ข Climate Change Alters the Hidden Microbial Food Web in Peatlands, Study Shows (Phys.org)
โ€ข Carbon-Neutral Beef? Argentinaโ€™s New Certification Could Promote More Climate-Friendly Livestock Production (Fast Company)

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 Manure Is Hitting the Walls as Farm Protests Build Around the World (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Jump in Emerald Ash Borers, Crop Pests Likely After Record-Warm Winter (MPR News)
โ€ข The Iowa Trout Stream at the Center of a Feedlot Fight (Civil Eats)
โ€ข What the Jal? Jalapenos Arenโ€™t Hot Anymore (The Food Institute)
โ€ข The Online Right Touches Grass (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Coffeeโ€™s in Danger: Can Vietnamโ€™s Robusta Save It From Climate Change? (Al Jazeera)
โ€ข Vineyards Are Laying the Groundwork for a Regenerative Farm Future (Civil Eats)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ
โ€ข โ€˜Every Household Needs To Work Out a System for Their Fridgeโ€™: How To Throw Out Less Food (The Guardian)
โ€ข Google Is Trying to Reduce Its Food Waste Without Irritating Employees (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Reducing Food Waste for the Climate, Nature, and People (NRDC)

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 FDA Previews Front-of-Pack Nutrition Label Moves (Politico)
โ€ข USDA Organic Rules Are Changing. Is the Food Industry Ready? (Food Dive)
โ€ข The Role of Policy in a Good Food System (Food Navigator)
โ€ข USDA Already Using Broad Climate-Smart Definition Amid Hill Fight Says Bonnie (Politico)
โ€ข As Farmer Protests Grow, the EU Offers More Environmental Concessions (PBS)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Google Is Trying to Reduce Its Food Waste Without Irritating Employees (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Tyson Foods Closing Iowa Pork Plant As Company Moves Forward With Series of 2024 Closures (USA Today)
โ€ข Budweiser Maker First to Adopt New โ€˜US Farmedโ€™ Consumer Label (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Costco Is Cracking Down on Non-Members Again, This Time at the Food Court (PIX 11)
โ€ข Food Companies Tackling Scope 3 Emissions Despite Weak SEC Rule: Expert (Food Dive)
โ€ข 8 Truly Innovative Products at Expo West 2024 (The Food Institute)
โ€ข Kind Bars Use a Lot of Almonds. Hereโ€™s How the Company Is Making That More Sustainable (Fast Company)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข How Dollar Stores Exacerbated American Food Deserts โ€” And What It Means When They Leave Them (Salon)
โ€ข Free School Meals for All May Reduce Childhood Obesity, While Easing Financial and Logistical Burdens for Families and Schools (The Conversation)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Food Costs Are High: The Diet Of Misleading Information (Forbes)
โ€ข How the Tudors Dealt With Food Waste (The Conversation)
โ€ข How 6 Women Entrepreneurs Thrive In The Food World (Forbes)
โ€ข America Is Poised To Embrace Tofu (The Food Institute)

๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜š๐˜บ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ฎ ๐˜ž๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด
โ€ข Deere to Lay off 150 Workers at Iowa Plant (Manufacturing Dive)
โ€ข No Rest (Water, or Shade) for the Weary (Ambrook Research)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข Deadly Illness Outbreak Linked to Morel Mushrooms May Have Stemmed From Preparation, CDC Says (CNN)
โ€ข Here Are the Concerns With Artificial Food Dyes, As California Weighs a Ban in Schools (NPR)
โ€ข Trader Joeโ€™s Nuts Recalled After Testing Finds Salmonella (Food Safety News)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜”๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Molecular Marvels: Glucosinolates (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข How Much Vitamin D Do We Need, and How Should We Get It? (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Diet, Genes, and Choices Study Spotlight Take-Away With Chef Dr. Mike (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Milk to the Rescue for Diabetics? Project Creates First Insulin-Producing Cow (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข The Surest and Safest Way to Maximize Your Health: Food as Medicine (Forbes)
โ€ข Food Is Medicine Initiative for Mitigating Food Insecurity in the United States (Europe PMC)
โ€ข From Anxiety to Cancer, the Evidence Against Ultra-Processed Food Piles Up (NPR)

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 Options for A Paris-Compliant Livestock Sector (Animal Law and Policy Program, Harvard Law School)
โ€ข Infant Formula Supply Disruptions Report (FTC)
โ€ข Recall Characteristics and Food Safety Process Control (Food Policy)
โ€ข Is That Hospital Food Pantry an Illegal Patient Inducement? Analysis of Health Care Fraud Laws as Barriers to Food and Nutrition Security Interventions (Cambridge University Press)
โ€ข Evaluation of Fast-Food Restaurant Kidsโ€™ Meal Beverage Offerings One-Year Following a State-Level Healthy Beverage Default Policy (AJPM Focus)
โ€ข Dietary Behavior as a Target of Environmental Policy: Which Policy Instruments Are Adequate to Incentivize Plant-Based Diets? (Sustainability)
โ€ข Exploring the Effectiveness of Virtual and In-Person Instruction in Culinary Medicine: A Survey-Based Study (BMC Medical)
โ€ข A Descriptive Analysis of the Servings Provided by Pre-Assembled Produce Boxes from a Food Prescription Program (Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition)

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