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York County Food Bank prepares for 'Give-A-Meal'

York County Food Bank prepares for 'Give-A-Meal'

12/13 23:21 Anonymous 0

For nearly a month, the food bank held a food drive, seeking mainly traditional holiday foods and sides such as turkey, canned cranberry sauce and mashed potatoes.Now in its third year, the Give-A-Meal program has become the food bank’s most impactful program, according to Debbie Krout, YCFB director of development and communications.

Exploring food forests | Home & Garden

Exploring food forests | Home & Garden

12/13 23:40 Anonymous 0

This plan by landscape designer Jason Isenberg shows how edible landscapes and food forests can blend into an ornamental landscape.Full-fledged food forests “are controlled systems that are meant to mimic natural systems,” he explains.

Study: Preschoolers still see food ads, despite industry pledge

Study: Preschoolers still see food ads, despite industry pledge

12/14 00:38 Anonymous 0

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At a glanceHere are some of the findings of the study on food ads and preschool aged kids done by researchers from the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at the University of Connecticut.2 food ads a day on children’s programming — only 6 percent less than those viewed by children 6- to 11-years-old.

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France Named Most Food Sustainable Country

12/14 00:43 Anonymous 0

A recent report ranks France the top country in the world in methods of food sustainability.The Food Sustainability Index rates countries on how they deal with food-related issues including nutrition, agriculture methods and food waste.

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Lame ducks aim to boost food trucks

12/14 00:49 Anonymous 0

It would add hundreds more licenses for food trucks and carts over the next decade, with about 10 percent set aside for veterans.While mom-and-pop shops must pay soaring rents (and often added Business Improvement District fees), the food trucks park for free outside their doors.