06-21-19 Healthy Food System Weekly Update

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Happy Friday! Great to see many folks at the 2019 SAFSF Forum in Pittsburgh. Also, congratulations to NC's Center for Env. Farming Systems (CEFS) on their 25th Anniversary! (6 minute video here). Cheers! 

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Relevant Food & Sustainable Ag News

Funding Opportunities


  • A NC Coalition, led by the NC PTA, has secured funding for school meals in the NC Senate's budget but they need your help in ensuring it remains in the final budget. Contact your representative and let them know how important school meal funding is.
  • HEAL Food Alliance and the Organization for Competitive Markets are working together to #BreakUpBigAg. Learn more about the Agribusiness Merger Moratorium and Antitrust Review Act and how you can join the work here.
  • Union of Concerned Scientists developed a public comment guide to help public health professionals provide input during the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines comment period.
Event highlight Events Find more events on our national events calendar. If you have events you'd like added, please email Hannah.quigley@self-help.org


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