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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 Bronx River Foodway Connects Community to Edible Plants and Health (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Canโ€™t Miss Books about Food: April 2023 โ€“ April 2024 (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Celebrating Womenโ€™s Impact in Food Policy (nycfoodpolicy.org)


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—จ๐—ฃ๐—–๐—ข๐— ๐—œ๐—ก๐—š
In the Food Policy for Breakfast Panel Series:
SAVE THE DATE: May 16th, 2024
Strategies for Sustained Nutrition and Culinary Education Programs

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 Cots, Food Scarcity and Constant Confusion: The Toll of New Yorkโ€™s Migrant Shelter Evictions (The Guardian)
โ€ข All You โ€œKneadโ€ To Know: A Look at NYCโ€™s New โ€œMicro Bakeryโ€ Thatโ€™s Using AI To Bake Bread (USA Today)
โ€ข New York Starts Distributing Debit Cards to Migrants, Despite Uproar (New York Times)
โ€ข Preserving Community Compost in New York City (Food Tank)

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 Thereโ€™s Already โ€˜Catastrophicโ€™ Hunger in Gaza. Who Decides When To Call It a โ€˜Famine?โ€™ (NPR)
โ€ข New York Farm Bureau Members Rank Second in Country for Farmer Food Donations (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Nigeria Food Banks Cut Back on Handouts As Prices Soar (Reuters)
โ€ข Alleviating Food Insecurity Using Nutrition Education Programs (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Boston Health Center Bringing Fruit and Vegetables Directly to Patients in Need (CBS)

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 5 Ways Climate Change Could Impact Your Home Garden (FoodPrint)
โ€ข The Next Big Climate Deadline Is for Meat and Dairy (Vox)
โ€ข Food Prices Could Increase Further Due to Climate Changeโ€™s Effect on Inflation Around the World: Study (ABC News)

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 The Brutality of Sugar: Debt, Child Marriages and Hysterectomies (New York Times)
โ€ข Soil Health and Why It Matters (Adirondack Explorer)
โ€ข Food Companies See Revenue Boost From Sustainable Agriculture Investments: Study (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข AP Finds Grueling Conditions in Indian Shrimp Industry That Report Calls โ€˜Dangerous and Abusiveโ€™ (Associated Press)
โ€ข Nestlรฉ Launches Pair of Initiatives to Decarbonize Cocoa Supply Chain (Food Dive)
โ€ข The Ranching Industryโ€™s Toxic Grass Problem (FERN)
โ€ข Agtech Promises to Reduce Farm Emissions. But Is the Market Ready? (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข On Special: How Grocers Are Catching More Seafood Business (Grocery Dive)

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 India Extends Ban on Onion Exports Indefinitely Ahead of General Election (Reuters)
โ€ข Opinion: A Ban on FDA-Approved Food Additives Should Come from Experts (Food Dive)
โ€ข Senate Votes to Block US Imports of Beef From Paraguay (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข โ€˜The Cost of Dealing With Disease Is Growing All the Timeโ€™: Why Experts Think Sugar Taxes Should Be Far Higher (The Guardian)
โ€ข Young People Donโ€™t Want To Farm Anymore. Can Pennsylvania Change Their Minds? (Politico)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Leading Investors Back New Regenerative Organic Agriculture Fund (Forbes)
โ€ข In โ€˜Barons,โ€™ Austin Frerick Takes on the Most Powerful Families in the Food System (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Digesting Expo West: 5 Noteworthy Observations (The Food Institute)
โ€ข How Is the Food Industry Supporting Childhood Nutrition? (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Chick-fil-A Will Soon Allow Some Antibiotics in Its Chicken. Hereโ€™s When and Why. (USA Today)
โ€ข Oatly, Banza, and Kind Snacks Are Driving Change Within the Entire Food Industry. Hereโ€™s How (Fast Company)
โ€ข Why Bayer and the Gates Foundation Are Using CRISPR To Reduce Foodโ€™s Climate Impact (GreenBiz)
โ€ข Large Grocers Took Advantage of Pandemic Supply Chain Disruptions, F.T.C. Finds (New York Times)
โ€ข Unilever Will Get Up to $20.9M From US Government To Lower Carbon Footprint at Ice Cream Factories (Food Dive)

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 Managing โ€˜Brown Goldโ€™: The Challengesโ€”and Opportunitiesโ€”of Spent Substrate (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Pioneering the Future of Food: Student Innovators Lead the Way in National STEM Challenge (Food Tank)
โ€ข Food Production Using Controlled Environment Agriculture and Agrivoltaics Systems Could Become the New Normal (Phys.org)
โ€ข Exploring Worldwide Food Innovation: A Culinary Journey into the Future (The Food Institute)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Food Justice Takes Root in Ithaca (Ithaca Week)
โ€ข Native Youth Learn to Heal Their Communities Through Mycelium (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Seeds of Dissent: Agricultural Manufacturers and Farmers Clash Over โ€œRight To Repairโ€ Equipment (Salon)

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 Florida to Ban Farmworker Heat Protections. A Groundbreaking Partnership Offers a Solution. (Civil Eats)
โ€ข US Farms Are Increasingly Reliant on Contract Workers Who Are Acutely Exposed to Climate Extremes (Associated Press)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Beyond Beans: Fabio Parasecoliโ€™s Tajarille E Fagioli and the Essence of Cultural Cuisine. (Reimagining US)
โ€ข Why Austin Frerick Is Taking On The Grocery Barons (Forbes)
โ€ข Why Are Restaurants Filling Up With Fake Flowers? Ask This Guy. (New York Times)
โ€ข Meet the Influencer Who โ€œReversesโ€ Lupusโ€”With Smoothies (Mother Jones)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข Why Your Diet Needs More Fermented Pickles (Time)
โ€ข Dairy vs. Plant Milk: Which Is Better? (The Washington Post)
โ€ข The Periodic Table of Food Initiative: Illuminating the Mysteries of What We Eat (Food Tank)
โ€ข Bird Flu Spreads to Dairy Cows (New York Times)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜”๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Is Agave Nectar Healthier Than Other Sweeteners? (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Additive (Danger?) Study Spotlight Take-Away With Chef Dr. Mike (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Measuring Diet Quality: The Key to Advancing Food as Medicine Research (KTLA 5)
โ€ข Free, Weekly Fresh Produce Improved Diet, Physical Activity and Reduced CVD Risk Factors (EurekAlert!)
โ€ข Does the PCOS Diet Work? (New York Times)
โ€ข The Ultimate Fusion Diet: Chinese-Mediterranean? (Food Politics)

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 Unleashing Sustainable Value in Food & Agriculture (NYU Stern and Deloitte)
โ€ข Characterizing Food Policy Councilsโ€™ Network Partnerships and COVID-19 Responses (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
โ€ข Racial Discrimination Is Associated With Food Insecurity, Stress, and Worse Physical Health Among College Students (BMC Public Health)
โ€ข Opportunity Crops in Africa: Vision for Adapted Crops and Soils (VACS) Research in Action (Rockefeller Foundation)
โ€ข Developing and Testing a Produce Prescription Implementation Blueprint to Improve Food Security in a Clinical Setting: A Pilot Study Protocol (Pilot and Feasibility Studies)
โ€ข Addressing Misinformation About the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition)
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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