Just Food For Thought

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Michael Pollan Wins Lennon Ono Grant for Peace

With Thanksgiving under our belts (literally) and the holiday season officially in full swing, Just Food has quite a bit of exciting news to celebrate this fall.

In October, journalist, best-selling author, and sustainable food champion Michael Pollan won the 2010 Lennon Ono Grant for Peace. The biennial award was created in 2002 to honor the former Beatles legend’s peace and human rights activism. Pollan designated...

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Thursday, October 21, 2010

Just Food and an alliance of local horticultural and food justice organizations are pleased to announce the official launch of Farm School NYC: The New York City School of Urban Agriculture. The school will offer a unique, community-based certificate program with enrollment beginning in January 2011. The mission of the school is to provide comprehensive professional training in urban...

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