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

Idea We Should Steal: Buying Better Food

2018-05-25T22:13:18+00:00

Idea We Should Steal: Buying Better Food Jill Harkins The Philadelphia Citizen The LA-based Center for Good Food Purchasing helps districts and governments lead the way in buying healthy food. [...]

Idea We Should Steal: Buying Better Food2018-05-25T22:13:18+00:00

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

Good Food Rising: An Evening To Celebrate GFPP Successes

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

Good Food Rising Center for Good Food Purchasing Staff Good Food Rising, a cocktail reception and panel discussion co-hosted by Real Food Media, the Center for Good Food Purchasing and Food Chain Workers [...]

Good Food Rising: An Evening To Celebrate GFPP Successes2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

How One Groundbreaking Set of Rules is Changing the Food in L.A. Schools and the System Behind It

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

How One Groundbreaking Set of Rules is Changing the Food in L.A. Schools and the System Behind It Leilani Clark Civil Eats Daniel Blackwood has witnessed a couple of big changes since he started [...]

How One Groundbreaking Set of Rules is Changing the Food in L.A. Schools and the System Behind It2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

Tracking the Ripple Effects of LA’s Good Food Purchasing Program

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

Tracking the Ripple Effects of LA’s Good Food Purchasing Program Alexis Stephens Policy Link In 2012, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) — the largest school district in the nation — shifted its [...]

Tracking the Ripple Effects of LA’s Good Food Purchasing Program2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

L.A. Unified to Ban the Purchase of Chicken Raised with Antibiotics

2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00

L.A. Unified to ban the purchase of chicken raised with antibiotics Teresa Watanabe Los Angeles Times Aiming to bolster student health, Los Angeles Unified and five other major urban school districts announced plans Tuesday [...]

L.A. Unified to Ban the Purchase of Chicken Raised with Antibiotics2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00

LA School District Uses Its Spending Power to Support Local Farms, Workers’ Rights, and Kids’ Nutrition

2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00

LA School District Uses Its Spending Power to Support Local Farms, Workers’ Rights, and Kids’ Nutrition J. Mijin Cha Yes! Magazine We face two equally urgent and significant crises: rising inequality and climate change. [...]

LA School District Uses Its Spending Power to Support Local Farms, Workers’ Rights, and Kids’ Nutrition2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00

LAUSD Food Effort Makes Local Farms Healthier too

2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00

LAUSD food effort makes local farms healthier too Teresa Watanabe Los Angeles Times Down a dusty road surrounded by orange trees and the rolling hills of Redlands, the farmer in a battered straw hat [...]

LAUSD Food Effort Makes Local Farms Healthier too2017-05-18T19:48:29+00:00