|Promoting Sustainable Agriculture Solutions to Climate Change Effects|
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition - 6/25/2014. On June 25, the one-year anniversary of the President’s Climate Action Plan, the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) announced the availability of a document that articulates principles and recommendations for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to consider as it implements conservation programs under the 2014 Farm Bill that address the nexus between climate change and agriculture.
|Fairfield's Public School Cafeterias GMO Free|
Fairfield Living (Connecticut) - 6/25/2014. By Kendra Wingate - The cutting edge Fairfield Public School System leads the way by transforming their Food Services. After years of parental advocacy by the ‘Fuel for Learning Partnership’, the Board of Education, and Superintendent Dr. Title, agreed to outsource their food products in order to ensure healthy food options and high food quality.
|House bill would add muscle to fight food-borne superbug outbreaks|
The Washington Post - 6/25/2014. By Kimberly Kindy - With the number of salmonella illnesses linked to Foster Farms chicken climbing to more than 600 cases this month, two members of Congress introduced legislation Wednesday that would require food recalls in such circumstances.