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

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

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

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

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

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

Already a Leader, OUSD Ups Ante on Feeding Students

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

Already a Leader, OUSD Ups Ante on Feeding Students Kate Williams Berkleyside On Oct. 26, the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) will officially commit to a set of sustainability- and health-focused food purchasing standards for [...]

Already a Leader, OUSD Ups Ante on Feeding Students2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

Oakland Schools Embrace Good Food Plan

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

Oakland Schools Embrace Good Food Plan Rachel Trachten Edible East Bay Purchasing program bolsters nutrition, sustainability, and local sourcing Can public schools influence our nation’s food policy? They can, and San Francisco schools [...]

Oakland Schools Embrace Good Food Plan2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

San Francisco Unified School District Signing Ceremony

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

San Francisco Unified School District Signing Ceremony The Center for Good Food Purchasing On October 24, 2016 (National Food Day), the San Francisco Unified School District School Board officially signed their commitment to [...]

San Francisco Unified School District Signing Ceremony2017-05-18T19:48:28+00:00

Fresh Approach with Farm-to-School Meals in Oakland

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

Fresh Approach with Farm-to-School Meals in Oakland Tara Duggan San Francisco Chronicle Getting a 5-year-old to try a bowl of very green tabbouleh salad isn’t always easy. But kindergartner Jera Flenaugh was game to [...]

Fresh Approach with Farm-to-School Meals in Oakland2017-05-18T19:48:28+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