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

2018-12-06T22:24:35+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 Program2018-12-06T22:24:35+00:00

Celebrating Food Day 2018 by Honoring our Good Food Heroes

2018-10-24T17:00:55+00:00

Each year on Food Day, the Center for Good Food Purchasing recognizes the exemplary leadership of Good Food Heroes—individuals or organizations with significant accomplishments in some aspect of their work in the Good Food [...]

Celebrating Food Day 2018 by Honoring our Good Food Heroes2018-10-24T17:00:55+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

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment?

2018-05-25T22:02:09+00:00

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment? Anna Lappé and Jose Oliva The Nation From LA to Cook County, local governments are using their [...]

What if School Lunch Programs Promoted Public Health, Good Jobs, and the Environment?2018-05-25T22:02:09+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

How Cities are Improving Animal Welfare in our Food System

2018-05-30T22:25:08+00:00

How Cities are Improving Animal Welfare in our Food System Leah Galitzdorfer CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute The nomination of our nation’s new Secretary of Agriculture is imminent—likely to occur over [...]

How Cities are Improving Animal Welfare in our Food System2018-05-30T22:25:08+00:00

Lunchroom Leadership in Boulder Valley: First ever 5-star rating awarded

2018-03-01T14:06:17+00:00

The results are in! We have been busy at the Center crunching the numbers for Boulder Valley School District (BVSD) School Food Project to analyze their baseline purchasing practices. We expected to see an impressive [...]

Lunchroom Leadership in Boulder Valley: First ever 5-star rating awarded2018-03-01T14:06:17+00:00