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Category: Food Distribution :: Farm-To-Table
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Center for Food & Justice Farm to Institution Distribution 29.4.2009 Organic Consumers Association News Headlines
Center for Food & Justice Farm to Institution Distribution
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Is Local Food Better? 22.4.2009 Organic Consumers Association News Headlines
Is Local Food Better?
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Is Local Food Better? Yes, But There's More 20.4.2009 Commondreams.org Views
by Sarah DeWeerdt

In 1993, a Swedish researcher calculated that the ingredients of a typical Swedish breakfast-apple, bread, butter, cheese, coffee, cream, orange juice, sugar-traveled a distance equal to the circumference of the Earth before reaching the Scandinavian table. In 2005, a researcher in Iowa found that the milk, sugar, and strawberries that go into a carton of strawberry yogurt collectively journeyed 2,211 miles (3,558 kilometers) just to get to the processing plant.

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Food safety revamp urged 10.4.2009 LA Times: Science
Food safety in the United States is no longer improving, highlighting the need to reevaluate the way an American meal makes its way from farm to table, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.

Food safety revamp urged 10.4.2009 LA Times: Nation
Food safety in the United States is no longer improving, highlighting the need to reevaluate the way an American meal makes its way from farm to table, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.

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Food safety revamp urged 10.4.2009 LA Times: Health
Food safety in the United States is no longer improving, highlighting the need to reevaluate the way an American meal makes its way from farm to table, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday.

Food safety revamp urged 10.4.2009 Chicago Tribune: Nation
Food safety in the United States is no longer improving, highlighting the need to reevaluate the way an American meal makes its way from farm to table, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said ...
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Eco-village bucks housing crash 18.3.2009 CNN: Top Stories
The idea of investing in new home construction and high-end restaurant businesses would send most entrepreneurs running these days, but developers in a small community in rural Georgia say they're still growing.
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UPS Delivers Community Food Security 18.3.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
Community Food Security Coalition (CFSC) has created a thriving national movement that has forged new alliances between diverse constituencies, including farmers, environmentalists, food bankers, anti-hunger advocates, community activists, and public health professionals. They have done so through a number of programs, one such program being the farm to school program. To support the efforts of [...]
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The Alice Waters 60 Minutes Interview Debate 18.3.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
Is Alice Waters an elitist? A visionary? A promoter of good food as a right and not a privilege? A mother of a movement or one who isolates it? Are those the right questions for food advocates, both those who advocate for food justice and those who promote systemic change in the way we produce [...]
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National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition's Weekly Update 17.3.2009 Organic Consumers Association News Headlines
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition's Weekly Update
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Going the Distance to Shorten It 14.3.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
With our First Lady touting the advantages of fresh, unprocessed and locally grown foods and 60 Minutes profiling Alice Waters on Sunday, March 15, the momentum continues to build for farm to fork relationships. And on March 19th-21st, the momentum will rise to a whole new level. Over 600 local food leaders will gather in Portland, [...]
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Dear Mom-In-Chief 12.2.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
As First Lady you have the ability to set the table for what our nation’s children eat by adding a plank of food justice to your platform. Many ideas have already been sent your way, including starting an organic garden on the White House lawn and appointing a First Farmer. But where should you [...]
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Cast your vote for Real Food 11.2.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
If you need a fun break this week, watch these inspiring videos and cast your vote: http://www.farmtoschool.org/vote.php The National Farm to School Network asked students k-college to tell us what Real Food Is. Who do you think broadcast the best video? A panel of judges consisting of distinguished farm to school experts, filmmakers, and youth have reviewed [...]
Broadcast for Farm to School 3.2.2009 UEPI News & Commentary
Win $1,000 to tell it like it is. What is real food? Tell us your story. Sing it, write it, mime it, or shout it…in 30 seconds to 3 minutes. We want to know what you think Real Food Is… Just yesterday the results of the third school nutrition dietary assessment study was published by the [...]
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