December 2013 Links of the Month

Colorado Farm to School Census Results

http://www.fns.usda.gov/farmtoschool/fy-2014-farm-school-grant-awards USDA Grant website, includes links to current recipients and a link to register for 2015 grant cycle material. (hat tip Judith)

http://www.fns.usda.gov/farmtoschool/census/#/state/co Nice Infographic on the recently completed F2S census. Over $12M! (hat tip Judith)

National School Garden News:

http://nyc.cce.cornell.edu/UrbanEnvironment/Pages/PeoplesGarden.aspx Nice garden project in NYC (hat tip to Judith)

http://www.bonappetit.com/entertaining-style/trends-news/slideshow/locavore-school-lunches/?slide=6 Nice Bon Appetit description of a few of their ongoing activities.

Food Hub Model

http://www.mainstreetproject.org/ In Minnesota

 

Farm Bill Update

http://friedmansprout.com/2013/11/04/making-sense-of-the-farm-bill/ Good overview of the sausage making so far

 

Challenges for Sponsored Nutrition Reseach

http://www.foodpolitics.com/2013/11/conflicts-of-interest-in-nutrition-societies-american-society-of-nutrition/