food

New Ag Economist Focuses on Food Systems and Agricultural Supply Chains

New Ag Economist Focuses on Food Systems and Agricultural Supply Chains

Caroline Kraft Malone Trey Malone is a new assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness for the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station. A new agricultural economist who works with the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station says marketing in a world with endless options requires producers to know more about consumer demand. Trey Malone, assistant …

New Ag Economist Focuses on Food Systems and Agricultural Supply Chains Read More »

Low food, monetary donations continue to plague Michiana food pantries

Low food, monetary donations continue to plague Michiana food pantries

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) – As inflation continues to empty Americans’ pockets, families are slashing their grocery budgets meaning local food pantries are still having a hard time keeping up with high demand. 16 News Now talked with the Food Bank of Northern Indiana in May, and the biggest issue facing them and pantries was …

Low food, monetary donations continue to plague Michiana food pantries Read More »

Lots of family and friends make the Greek Food Festival in Oakmont possible year after year

Lots of family and friends make the Greek Food Festival in Oakmont possible year after year

There are many people to recognize when it comes to the Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church’s annual Greek Food Festival in Oakmont. From the committee organizing the volunteers and tracking funds, to people ordering supplies, the chefs baking and preparing foods months in advance to the young workers setting up chairs and taking …

Lots of family and friends make the Greek Food Festival in Oakmont possible year after year Read More »

Twin Cities food shelves are bracking for “hungiest summer ever”

Twin Cities food shelves are bracking for “hungiest summer ever”

Food shelves across the metro area are seeing a surge in people needing assistance, often surpassing levels from the worst days of the pandemic. Providers say it’s the result of a sinister combination of factors leading working parents and seniors to venture to food shelves for the first time: the rising price of everything — …

Twin Cities food shelves are bracking for “hungiest summer ever” Read More »

California to offer food benefits to some undocumented immigrants

California to offer food benefits to some undocumented immigrants

SACRAMENTO — California is expected to be the first state to offer food benefits to immigrants residing in the US illegally under a state budget plan revealed this week. The unique policy fills in safety net gaps, as immigrants living in the US without legal status are not eligible for federal benefits such as food …

California to offer food benefits to some undocumented immigrants Read More »

Dining with David & Myra |  Fabulous, fun food in wonderful settings |  food

Dining with David & Myra | Fabulous, fun food in wonderful settings | food

We Vermonters know that our summer season can be short, so we appreciate being outside as much as possible. Here are three fun places that offer excellent food, at reasonable prices, while providing an environment that is conducive for sitting and enjoying breakfast, lunch or dinner. Top of the Hill Grill, at 632 Putney Road …

Dining with David & Myra | Fabulous, fun food in wonderful settings | food Read More »

Ukraine Conflict Continues To Send Shockwaves Through World Food System

Ukraine Conflict Continues To Send Shockwaves Through World Food System

Ukrainian farm worker Misha stands near a tractor destroyed by a Russian tank shell on May 14, 2022 in Cherkska Lozova, Ukraine. John Moore/Getty Images With the war in Ukraine decimating that nation’s ability to feed both its own citizens and its global trading partners, Texas A&M experts say the world will be living with …

Ukraine Conflict Continues To Send Shockwaves Through World Food System Read More »

Controversial fast food giant is coming to Emeryville

Controversial fast food giant is coming to Emeryville

June 28, 2022Updated: June 28, 2022 12 pm Customers gather in front of the Chick-fil-A restaurant in Fairfield. The chain is plotting a new location in Emeryville. Paul Chinn/The Chronicle 2012 Chick-fil-A plans to bring its fried chicken sandwiches and waffle fries to Emeryville. The fast-food chain has applied for permits to open a store …

Controversial fast food giant is coming to Emeryville Read More »

G7 Statement on Global Food Security, Elmau, 28 June 2022 – World

G7 Statement on Global Food Security, Elmau, 28 June 2022 – World

attachments We, the Leaders of the G7, will spare no effort to increase global food and nutrition security and to protect the most vulnerable, whom the food crisis threatens to hit the hardest. I. The Challenge We note with grave concern that in 2022, according to the UN Global Crisis Response Group on Food, Energy …

G7 Statement on Global Food Security, Elmau, 28 June 2022 – World Read More »