Straw Bale Garden at Campos Featured in GrowTogether Conference Workshop: Learn and Get Inspired

NYC Foodscape is leading a straw bale gardening workshop at the 30th Annual GreenThumb GrowTogether Conference. This year’s conference features exciting new workshops and returning favorites, including many hands-on and youth-focused workshops for gardeners of all […]

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

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 City’s […]

Farm-to-Plate Ingredients from Vermont Brought to You by…Ceres, the Hand-Built Sailing Vessel

If you’ve been dreaming of a farm-to-table local food distribution system more like that of the 19th century, instead of the 21st century fossil-fuel dependent, air- and truck-freight, far-removed from its source system we have […]

Today, October 24, 2013, is FOOD DAY…Get Out and Crunch!

October 24 is National Food Day, “a nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable, and sustainably produced food and a grassroots campaign for better food policies. Food Day aims to help people Eat Real. That means cutting back […]

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

“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. Public […]

Everything’s on the Table: Food Systems Network NYC Hosts Radio Series on Heritage Radio Network

Tune in to Heritage Radio Network tomorrow to hear the first episode of Food Systems Network NYC 8-part series, “Everything’s on the Table, What’s the Recipe for the Future of Food in NYC,” every Thursday, from […]

What Does Your Candidate Have to Say about Food in New York City?

As Co-chair of the Policy Committee for the Food Systems Network NYC (FSNYC), I am tasked with leading food policy initiatives and developing advocacy statements to support these initiatives. FSNYC is a membership-based organization designed […]