Get Tickets Now for Savor the Season — Uptown to Benefit Harvest Home Farmers Markets

Share As a board member of Harvest Home Farmer’s Markets in New York City, I am proud to invite readers to the Second Annual Savor the Season – Uptown! Savor the Season – Uptown is […]

Campos’ Young Neighbors Help Plant Children’s Garden

Share This year’s garden had a bit of late start, but once the beds were constructed and filled in mid-June, planting began in earnest. Young volunteers came by and helped plant the four raised beds […]

Campos Garden Gets Citizen’s Committee Grant to Build Permanent Children’s Garden for Lower East Side Youth

Share The Children’s Garden at Campos was created last year in the wake of Hurricane Sandy’s destruction after Children’s Workshop School generously took it upon themselves to seek and won a grant from the Citizens Committee […]

Update on Food Almanac 2014: An Evening of Food Policy Prognostications

Share Food Almanac 2014, Food Systems Network NYC‘s network’s annual food policy and fundraising event was held on February 12, 2014 at the Centre for Social Innovation in Chelsea. Moderated by Dr. Nevin Cohen, Assistant Professor of Environmental […]

An Open Letter on Food to His Honor, Mayor Bill de Blasio

Share In this month’s newsletter, the Food Systems Network NYC published an “Open Letter on Food to His Honor, Mayor Bill de Blasio” from the Network’s co-chair, Ed Yowell and me, reaching out to New York […]

NYC Foodscape Hosts Everything’s on the Table – Episode 4 – Food, Community and Public Health

Share “For the food movement to place unstoppable pressure on policy makers and industrial food producers, it needs a very focused set of goals that emerge from a single root crisis that binds us all. […]