Boston Brings Sustainability, Equity to Its Food Purchasing

2019-06-11T18:06:47+00:00

Boston Brings Sustainability, Equity to Its Food Purchasing Nadra Nittle Civil Eats Buying locally really can make a difference. The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) found this out in [...]

Boston Brings Sustainability, Equity to Its Food Purchasing2019-06-11T18:06:47+00:00

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food

2019-05-20T21:55:05+00:00

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food Bob Quinn and Liz Carlisle San Francisco Chronicle As a farmer and researcher dedicated to a healthier and more [...]

Eating Organic Can Help Reduce the High Cost of Cheap Food2019-05-20T21:55:05+00:00

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance

2019-03-21T22:08:54+00:00

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance Andrea Germanos Common Dreams Food justice advocates heaped praise on Boston Monday after the city's legislative body unanimously passed an ordinance that [...]

Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance2019-03-21T22:08:54+00:00

Boston City Council Passes Landmark Food Justice Policy

2019-03-21T22:13:23+00:00

Media contact: Taylor Billings tbillings@corporateaccountability.org 617-695-2525   The Good Food Purchasing Program will bring healthy, sustainable and ethically sourced food to the city.   BOSTON -- Today, the Boston City Council unanimously voted to advance [...]

Boston City Council Passes Landmark Food Justice Policy2019-03-21T22:13:23+00:00

Cincinnati School Board Passes Good Food Purchasing Program Resolution

2019-02-04T23:47:55+00:00

On January 28th 2019, the Cincinnati School Board unanimously voted in favor of a resolution adopting the Good Food Purchasing Program in Cincinnati public schools. In 2017, Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) spent more than $7.7 million on [...]

Cincinnati School Board Passes Good Food Purchasing Program Resolution2019-02-04T23:47:55+00:00

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy

2019-02-06T16:35:58+00:00

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy Hannah Halbert Policy Matters Ohio In 2017, Cincinnati Public Schools spent more than $7.7 million on food for their kids. That’s [...]

Cincinnati leads the way with Good Food Purchasing Policy2019-02-06T16:35:58+00:00

Press Release: D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program

2019-02-05T16:40:22+00:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lea Howe lea@dcgreens.org 202.468.0176 D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program Bill Aims to Improve School Meal Nutrition and Quality, Boost Local Economy [...]

Press Release: D.C. Public Schools To Become First on East Coast to Adopt Good Food Purchasing Program2019-02-05T16:40:22+00:00

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast

2019-01-10T18:38:11+00:00

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast Sarah Reinhardt Union of Concerned Scientists Just a week after the Council of the District of [...]

With Lessons from Los Angeles, D.C. Takes a Good Food Policy Coast to Coast2019-01-10T18:38:11+00:00

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition

2019-02-05T16:43:24+00:00

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition Sam Magavern The Buffalo News Each day, the Buffalo Public Schools serves roughly 25,000 breakfasts, 28,000 lunches, and 5,000 snacks. That [...]

Another Voice: Good Food Purchasing Program elevates student nutrition2019-02-05T16:43:24+00:00

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program Receives 2018 Future Policy Award Honorable Mention

2018-10-17T22:09:37+00:00

Future Policy Award 2018 crowns best policies on agroecology and sustainable food systems The “100% organic state” Sikkim in India wins Gold. Policies from Brazil, Denmark and Ecuador honoured with Silver Awards Hamburg/Rome, 12 October [...]

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program Receives 2018 Future Policy Award Honorable Mention2018-10-17T22:09:37+00:00

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program (LA, 2012) Shortlisted for Future Policy Award!

2018-10-17T22:14:30+00:00

Champions in supporting agroecological approaches: Shortlist of Future Policy Award 2018 out now Best policies promoting agroecological approaches shortlisted for international award include candidates from Brazil, Denmark, Ecuador, India, the Philippines, Senegal, the United States [...]

Press Release: Good Food Purchasing Program (LA, 2012) Shortlisted for Future Policy Award!2018-10-17T22:14:30+00:00

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need

2018-09-26T18:10:23+00:00

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need David Brand CityLimits.org Feature photo: Chaumtoli Huq, a CUNY Law professor and a labor lawyer, has called on New [...]

City’s Milk Buying Could Help Farmers in Crisis and Workers in Need2018-09-26T18:10:23+00:00