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

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

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