Original Center stories, news, research studies and events for the week of January 17, 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 Kate Fullam, Executive Director of East End Food (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Securing Safe Food Alleviates Allergen-Related Hunger (nycfoodpolicy.org)
โ€ข Food Policy for Breakfast: 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 Bronx Food Pantry in Crisis As Desperate Need Surpasses Supply (Fox 5 NY)
โ€ข Food Delivery Workers, Overlooked in Life, Are Honored in Death (New York Times)
โ€ข Whatโ€™s Growing? (Urban Omnibus)
โ€ข NYC Restaurant Week: Here’s How to Find Some Great Meal Deals This Winter (AM NY)
โ€ข How New York City Is Getting Plant-Based Meals Into Schools, Hospitals, and Jails (Fast Company)
โ€ข NYC Health+Hospitals/Elmhurst Launches Nationally Recognized Lifestyle Medicine Program (QNS)

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 USDA Estimates 21 Million Kids Will Get Summer Food Benefits Through New Program in 2024 (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข What Happens When There Is No Food: Experts Say Severe Malnutrition Could Set in Swiftly in Gaza (New York Times)
โ€ข Some Low-Income Kids Will Get More Food Stamps This Summer. But Not in These States. (USA Today)
โ€ข Food Assistance for Mothers and Children Faces Funding Shortfall (New York Times)
โ€ข To Get Fresh Vegetables to People Who Need Them, One City Puts Its Soda Tax To Work (NPR)
โ€ข How FarmboxRx Fights Food Insecurity And Makes Healthier Living Accessible To Everyone (Forbes)

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 Sustainable Food Decisions Start Before the Grocery Aisle (Rockefeller Foundation)
โ€ข Drought Touches a Quarter of Humanity, U.N. Says, Disrupting Lives Globally (New York Times)
โ€ข Do Consumers Want To Eat Upcycled Food? (Food Navigator)
โ€ข Climate Change Is Taking a Major Toll on Agriculture. Hereโ€™s How To Support Farmers (World Economic Forum)
โ€ข An Alaska Native Mutual Aid Network Tackles the Climate Crisis (Alaska Beacon)
โ€ข As Saltwater Encroaches on Farms, Solutions Emerge from the Marshes (Civil Eats)

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 Scaling Up Urban Agriculture: Research Team Outlines Roadmap (Morning Ag Clips)
โ€ข USDA Partners with Pennsylvania to Award More Than $26 Million to Strengthen Food Supply Chain Infrastructure (USDA)
โ€ข Scientists Tell US Agriculture Secretary: Address Our Meat-Heavy Diets Now (Plant Based News)
โ€ข Vermont Beekeepers Rebuke Agency of Agriculture’s Assessment That the Industry Is In Good Health (Valley News)
โ€ข 60% of Africaโ€™s Food Is Based on Wheat, Rice and Maize โ€“ The Continentโ€™s Crop Treasure Trove Is Being Neglected (The Conversation)
โ€ข Farming Leaders On How to Scale-Up Adoption of Sustainable Agriculture Practices (World Economic Forum)
โ€ข Do You Know How Tomatoes Taste? (Ambrook Research)
โ€ข Hunting in the Farm Fields (Ambrook Research)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ž๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Waste-Eating Worms Could Help Reduce Damaging Greenhouse Emissions From Dumping Food Waste Into Landfill (Phys.org)
โ€ข A Glimpse Into Tomorrow’s Food Packaging (Packaging Gateway)
โ€ข The Farm Powered Strategic Alliance (CSR Wire)
โ€ข How Business’ Leftovers May Help the Environment and Prevent Food Insecurity (KPBS)

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˜ญ
โ€ข Is Americaโ€™s Ultra-Processed Diet That Bad? Big Food Fights Back (Wall Street Journal)
โ€ข Biden Administration To Provide Summer Grocery Money to 21 Million Kids. Hereโ€™s Who Qualifies. (CBS)
โ€ข How (and Why) To Develop a Credible Deforestation Policy in 2024 (GreenBiz)
โ€ข A Fight Over a Fishing Regulation Could Help Tear Down the Administrative State (New York Times)
โ€ข Most Uses of Controversial Pesticide Are Now Prohibited in Oregon (OPB)
โ€ข 2024โ€ฒs Wave of Elections Predicted To Derail Food Security Progress (CNBC)
โ€ข WTO Chief Calls for Ending Harmful Subsidies (Politico)
โ€ข Healthy Soil Is a National Security Issue, Blinken Says at World Economic Forum Conference (Spectrum News 1)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‰๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ด
โ€ข Fresh Take: Food Startups Face a Make-Or-Break Year in 2024 (Forbes)
โ€ข Poultry Farmers Sue Tyson After Missouri Plant Closes (Agriculture Dive)
โ€ข Grubhub Agrees to a $3.5 Million Settlement With Mass. For Fees Charged During the Pandemic (WBUR)
โ€ข The Key for Growth in 2024 Is Innovation. Will More CPG Companies Embrace It? (Food Dive)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜๐˜ฏ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ
โ€ข Thereโ€™s an App for That: How AI Is Ploughing a Farming Revolution (Reuters)
โ€ข Farmers in India Are Using AI For Agriculture โ€” Here’s How They Could Inspire the World (World Economic Forum)
โ€ข Hyundai Plans To Turn Food Waste and Manure Into Hydrogen (Institution of Mechanical Engineers)
โ€ข This $75 Million Farm Is Going To Harvest Fly Poop. Here’s Why. (Atmos)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜‘๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ค๐˜ฆ
โ€ข Black-Led Nonprofit To Take Over Skid Row Peopleโ€™s Market, a Longtime Community Hub (LA Times)
โ€ข Food Justice IS Social Justice (Who Deserves to Eat)
โ€ข On MLK Day: Our Stories on Food and Democracy (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Food Justice a Tasty Topic at Bates College (Sun Journal)

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 Fast-Food Giants Overwork Teenagers, Driving Americaโ€™s Child Labor Crisis (Washington Post)
โ€ข โ€˜Weโ€™re Finally Winning:โ€™ One Fair Wageโ€™s Fight to End Subminimum Wages Is Gaining Momentum (Food Tank)
โ€ข Restaurant Owner Explains Why He Charges $16 for a BLT and Why He Thinks Food Prices Wonโ€™t Get Better (Business Insider)

๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฅ ๐˜Š๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ
โ€ข In the Ozempic Age, Has โ€˜Craveableโ€™ Lost Its Selling Power? (New York Times)
โ€ข The Food System Is Having a Big-Screen Moment (Civil Eats)
โ€ข Our โ€˜Food Environmentsโ€™ Affect What We Eat. Hereโ€™s How You Can Change Yours To Support Healthier Eating (The Conversation)
โ€ข 20 Books Shaping Our View of Food Systems to Read this Winter (Food Tank)

๐˜—๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ค ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ
โ€ข How to Put Fruits and Vegetables at the Center of Your Plate (New York Times)
โ€ข Quaker Oats Expands Recall of Granola Bars and Cereals for Salmonella Risk (NY1)
โ€ข Are Induction Stoves That Much Safer Than Gas? We Tested Them. (Washington Post)
โ€ข Foods That May Provide Added Nutrition To Boost Immunity (ABC News)
โ€ข Give Peas a Chance and Feed Yourself the Four Ks: 10 Simple Ways To Revolutionise Your Diet (The Guardian)
โ€ข A Nutritionist Shares 3 Easy Ways Heโ€™s Reduced Ultra-Processed Foods in His Diet (Business Insider)

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 Pernug Project Improves Domestic Gardening and Nutrition (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Ultra-Processed Foods, Carboxymethylcellulose Consumption Study Spotlight Take-Away with Chef Dr. Mike (foodmedcenter.org)
โ€ข Colombia Is Taxing Ultra-Processed Foods! (Food Politics)
โ€ข U.S. Diet Panel Adds Another Researcher With Alcohol Industry Ties (New York Times)
โ€ข FDA’s Minimal Authority over Dietary Supplements (The Regulatory Review)
โ€ข Implementing a Food Prescription Program During COVID-19: Benefits and Barriers (Healthcare)
โ€ข World Health Organisation President Calls for Shift to Plant-Based Diet to Protect Both People and the Planet (Vegan Food & Living)
โ€ข Food as Medicine: Vitality To Scale Nutrition Access for Longevity and Disease Prevention (Nutrition Insights)
โ€ข Paper Throws Cold Water on Food Is Medicine (Food Bank News)
โ€ข Mass General Brighamโ€™s Teaching Kitchen Prescribes Food as Medicine (CBS)

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 Best Practices for the Sustainable Urban Farm (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education)
โ€ข Policy, Systems, and Environmental Strategies Generated by Participants to Support Family Food Security in Rural Communities (Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition)
โ€ข Food, Nutrition, and Fertility: From Soil to Fork (American Journal of Clinical Nutrition)
โ€ข How To Influence Food Waste Behaviour of Urban Residents? The Combined Effect of Network Embeddedness and Incentive Measures (Waste Management and Research)
โ€ข Convenient Solutions, Inconvenient Truths โ€“ Why Supermarkets Will Not Drive Food System Transformation (Ecological Economics)