• Calorie Labeling Regs Finalized

    On Monday, December 1, 2014, the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) published its final rule requiring nearly 300,000 retail food establishments and approximately 9,000 operators…

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    Increasing the Resilience of NYC’s Food System to Climate Change

    New York, like many large cities, has a food system that depends on concentrated distribution channels and legacy infrastructures that are all prone to climate-related disruption.…

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    Report on Double-Up Food Bucks Program

    The Fair Food Network released a new report on the five-year growth of its double-up food bucks program, which provides a one-to-one subsidy for consumers who use their SNAP…

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    FoodWorks Update

    On September 4, the New York City Council Speaker (and Mayoral candidate) Christine Quinn released an update toFoodWorks, the Council’s food policy platform. The update reviews…

    My Huffington Post piece on the need for an urban agriculture policy in New York City:  


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