California Food Policy Council Hopes to Spur Change


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The California Food Policy Council, a network of 19 groups around the state, wants to persuade legislators to pass laws that would support sustainable agriculture and safeguard soil and water quality for large and small farmers. The idea, organizers say, is to make healthful, affordable food options available for low-income urban dwellers, schoolchildren, and others.

The council published a report in January 2014 that outlined bills related to food policy that were tracked in the California legislature in the past year.

Read the report here.

The California Food Policy Council is supported by Roots of Change, a collaborative network of leaders and institutions in California with interest in establishing a sustainable food system in the state.

Read more here.

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