August 2017

Farm-to-School Movement Fights for a Foothold in Corn Belt Cafeterias

2018-05-31T04:22:19+00:00

Farm-to-School Movement Fights for a Foothold in Corn Belt Cafeterias Emeline Posner In These Times As the movement for a local and ethical food system continues to gain traction, school [...]

Farm-to-School Movement Fights for a Foothold in Corn Belt Cafeterias2018-05-31T04:22:19+00:00

June 2017

Chicago Public School Board Votes to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Policy

2017-06-28T22:00:30+00:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jose Oliva, 773.612.2559  Rodger Cooley, 773.354.2091, cfpacinfo@gmail.com   CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD VOTES TO ADOPT GOOD FOOD PURCHASING POLICY The fourth school district in the country to adopt such a policy, [...]

Chicago Public School Board Votes to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Policy2017-06-28T22:00:30+00:00

April 2017

Chicken nearly disappeared from L.A. school lunches. Now, it’s making a comeback

2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

Chicken nearly disappeared from L.A. school lunches. Now, it's making a comeback Howard Blume L.A. Times For more than a year, one of the foods Los Angeles students like best has been all but [...]

Chicken nearly disappeared from L.A. school lunches. Now, it’s making a comeback2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

March 2017

Less Meat, Better Food, Happier Kids: Oakland Unified Reinvents its School Lunch

2017-06-28T17:54:22+00:00

Less Meat, Better Food, Happier Kids: Oakland Unified Reinvents its School Lunch Kristine Wong Civil Eats Emphasizing higher-quality meat and plant-based proteins has helped the California school district reduce its school lunches' carbon [...]

Less Meat, Better Food, Happier Kids: Oakland Unified Reinvents its School Lunch2017-06-28T17:54:22+00:00

January 2017

School Food Director Embraces Buying Power, Diversity to Improve Menus

2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

School Food Director Embraces Buying Power, Diversity to Improve Menus Addie Broyles My Statesman One rainy day last fall, Anneliese Tanner scrolled through photos of sweet potatoes on her phone. The managers at some [...]

School Food Director Embraces Buying Power, Diversity to Improve Menus2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

School Food Lunches Across the U.S. May Be Moving Towards Healthy Organic Food

2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

School Food Across the U.S. May Be Turning Towards Healthy Organic Food Anna Lappé Alternet When you picture school lunch what comes to mind? Gooey pizza and floppy French fries, or fresh organic produce [...]

School Food Lunches Across the U.S. May Be Moving Towards Healthy Organic Food2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

This is Our Moment: Time to Amplify the Energy of the Good Food Movement

2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

This is Our Moment: Time to Amplify the Energy of the Good Food Movement Ricardo Salvador Union of Concerned Scientists The nomination of our nation’s new Secretary of Agriculture is imminent—likely to occur over [...]

This is Our Moment: Time to Amplify the Energy of the Good Food Movement2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

Designing A Renewable Food System

2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

Designing A Renewable Food System Paula Daniels Stanford Social Innovation Review Thousands of organizations seeking food system change have pointed out the negative environmental and societal consequences of our current system, which many [...]

Designing A Renewable Food System2017-05-18T19:48:25+00:00

December 2016

The Good Food Movement- A Force That Can’t Be Stopped

2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

The Good Food Movement- A Force That Can't Be Stopped Ricardo Salvador Union of Concerned Scientists I recently teamed up with my good friend Mark Bittman—all-around food expert extraordinaire—to cook a delicious stew of [...]

The Good Food Movement- A Force That Can’t Be Stopped2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

Oakland Unified School District Adopts the Good Food Purchasing Program

2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

Oakland Unified School District Adopts the Good Food Purchasing Program Center for Good Food Purchasing Staff On November 30, the Oakland Unified School District School Board voted unanimously to adopt a resolution committing [...]

Oakland Unified School District Adopts the Good Food Purchasing Program2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00