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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 June 2023 Food Flash (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข New England Feeding New England Aims to Increase Local Food Consumption (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข ICYMI: Stealing Food When Youโ€™re Hungry. Should It Be a Crime? (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 Local Supermarkets in NYC Are Taking Aim at Sidewalk Fruit Stands (NY Daily News)
โ€ข Prioritizing Food Education in Our Public Schools: A Path to Developing a Healthy Next Generation (NYC.gov)
โ€ข In Historic First, Workers Unionize at 2 Major Farmersโ€™ Market Nonprofits (Truthout)
โ€ข Study Finds NYC WWTP Can Help Meet Climate, Zero-Waste Goals (Waste Today Magazine)
โ€ข New City Emission Rules To Impact Coal, Wood-Fired Pizzerias (Spectrum News)
โ€ข NYC Night Owls Left Hungry as 24-Hour Restaurants Dwindle (New York Post)
โ€ข NYC Restaurants Are Vying for Space, Raising Cane’s Founder Says (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Food Parasite Hits NYC, Source Remains Unknown: CDC (Patch)
โ€ข The Rise of Vegan and Vegetarian Cuisine in New York City (Newsbreak)
โ€ข Smart Composting Bins Arrive on the UWS (West Side Rag)

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 What Cuts to the Food Safety Net Mean for Peopleโ€™s Lives (Civil Eats)
โ€ข SNAP Combats Racial Divides, Study Finds (Axios)
โ€ข Itโ€™s Not Just Work Requirements; Food Insecurity is a Multidimensional Issue (MedCity News)
โ€ข Food Insecurity Aggravated by Inflation and End of Pandemic-Related SNAP Benefits (Washington Examiner)
โ€ข Why Living Above the Poverty Line Doesnโ€™t Guarantee Food Security (Union of Concerned Scientists)
โ€ข Food Insecurity Worsened After Pandemic SNAP Aid Expired, Report Finds (NBC)
โ€ข US Farm Agency To Spend $2.3 Billion on Food Programs As Pandemic Aid Ends (Reuters)
โ€ข How Benefit Cuts May Create a ‘Perfect Storm’ for Food Insecurity (Civil Eats)
โ€ข County Will Buy $100,000 in CSA Shares, Combat Food Insecurity (Hudson Valley 1)
โ€ข How Do We Fight Hunger Without Destroying the Environment? (Fast Company)
โ€ข Farm and Humanitarian Groups Square Off Over Food Aid (Agri-Pulse)
โ€ข Many Poor Families Were Better Off During the Pandemic. It Shouldnโ€™t Be That Way. (Philadelphia Inquirer)

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 Food Is Medicine Programs Can Improve Health, Reduce Food Insecurity (Chicago Sun-Times)
โ€ข When is Food Medicine? (Suffolk Times)
โ€ข The Science of What We Eat Is Failing Us (New York Times)
โ€ข How to Tell the Difference Between Processed and Ultra-Processed Foods (The Nuance)
โ€ข CMS Change Could Slow The Crucial Growth Of โ€˜Food As Medicineโ€™ (Stat News)
โ€ข Impacts Of Produce Prescriptions And Medically Tailored Meals On Health Outcomes And Healthcare Utilization (E JMD
โ€ข Culinary Medicine eConsults Pair Nutrition And Medicine: A Feasibility Pilot (MDPI)
โ€ข Your Next Medical Treatment Could Be A Healthier Diet (Wall Street Journal)
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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 Some Farmers Are Skipping Tomatoes and Eggplants. Their Reasons May Surprise You. (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Food and Farm Bill Can Help Black Farmers Keep Their Land, Science Group Says (Union of Concerned Scientists)
โ€ข Fire for Effect Farms Is Bringing Vegetables and Veterans Back to Life (Edible East End)
โ€ข Bipartisan Working Group Tackling Agriculture Workforce Challenges (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข Our Summer 2023 Food and Farming Book Guide (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Canadaโ€™s Wildfires Threaten Its Farmers From All Sides (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข How the Best Plant-Based Meat Could Come From Duckweed and Rubisco (Washington Post)

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 A Vast Lake Has Captivated California Where Farms Stood a Year Ago (New York Times)
โ€ข USDA Releases Five-Year Strategy to Combat Spotted Lanternfly (USDA)
โ€ข Chinaโ€™s Extreme Floods and Heat Ravage Farms and Kill Animals (New York Times)
โ€ข How Changing Our Diet Can Have Unexpected Negative Economic, Social and Environmental Impacts (Phys.org)
โ€ข The Atlantification of the Arctic Ocean Is Underway (Hakai Magazine)
โ€ข Will the Sustainable Food of the Future Come From the Blue? (Aeon)
โ€ข โ€˜A Symbol of What Humans Shouldnโ€™t Be Doingโ€™: The New World of Octopus Farming (The Guardian)
โ€ข Florida Once Again Has a Giant African Land Snail Problem (NPR)
โ€ข Food Policymakers Urged To Consider Land Sparing in Biodiversity Efforts (Food Navigator)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Lab-grown Meat is Cleared for Sale in the United States (CNN)
โ€ข Beyond Meat Wannabes Are Failing as Hype and Money Fade (Bloomberg)
โ€ข Starbucks Workers at 150 Stores Go on Strike Over Pride Decorations (CNN)
โ€ข Weekend Reading: IPES Food on Corporate Governance of Food Systems (Food Politics)
โ€ข Infant Formula Shortage Led to an Increase in Unsafe Feeding Methods (News Medical)
โ€ข Huitlacoche, a Mexican Fungus, is Popping Up On Restaurant Menus Across the US (Modern Farmer)
โ€ข Restaurant Tech Learns the Price of Unbridled Growth (Restaurant Business)
โ€ข Diners Are Losing Patience With Restaurant Serviceโ€”and Thereโ€™s No Quick Fix (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Can a Fine Dining Restaurant Exist Without a Dining Room? Noma Thinks So (Fast Company)
โ€ข Farmers Markets Thrive as Customers and Vendors Who Latched On During the Pandemic Remain Loyal (Spectrum News)
โ€ข From Indoor Farming to Alternative Proteins: The Entrepreneurs Looking To Feed the World (Reuters)
โ€ข The Drive-Thru Is the Antithesis of City Living, Planners Say (The Takeout)
โ€ข New Evidence Shows Consumersโ€™ Diets Heavily Influenced by Food Sector (European Public Health Alliance)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข โ€˜It Is Our Culture, It Is Our Religionโ€™: How Food Culture Shapes Nutrition (Food Navigator)
โ€ข From Cornish Pasties to Slovenian Potica, Food Is a Language That Everyone Understands (The Guardian)
โ€ข I Can’t Seem to Give Up My Diner Coffee (Even Though I Know I Should) (Eater)
โ€ข How Mexican Food Has Conquered the Worldโ€™s Haute Cuisine (El Paรญs)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜—๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜บ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜“๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Governor Hochul Announces More Than $850,000 Awarded to Boost the Purchase of New York Farm Products and Bring Fresh, Local Food to Students (NY.gov)
โ€ข Agriculture Funding Bill Passes House Committee (Wildlife Society)
โ€ข USDA Provides Significant Support for American Producers, School Meal Providers and Emergency Food Operations (Oklahoma Farm Report)
โ€ข Will the USDA Crack Down on Antibiotics Labeling in Meat? (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Wales To Clamp Down on Junk Food Meal Deals To Tackle Obesity (The Guardian)
โ€ข The UNICEF-WHO Congress on Infant Formula Marketing: A Brief Report (Food Politics)
โ€ข FDAโ€™s Human Foods Program Taking Shape (Food Business News)

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 Do Taxes on Groceries Increase Body Weight and Restaurant Food Expenditures? Theory and Evidence From the PSID Data (Food Policy)
โ€ข Methodological Approaches To Assess Food Systems Sustainability: A Literature Review (Global Food Security)
โ€ข A Framework for Aligning REAL Food Public Policy with Consumersโ€™ Multiple Eating Motivations (Journal of Public Policy & Marketing)
โ€ข Turning FOP Nutrition Labels Into Action: A Systematic Review of Label+ Interventions (Food Policy)
โ€ข Innovative Financing for Nutrition (Nature Food)
โ€ข Slim or Plus-Size Burrito? A Natural Experiment of Consumersโ€™ Restaurant Choice (Food Policy)