CFJC in the news

  • Mejores Productos de la Madre
    Univision, January 8th, 2014
    Univision covered the California Food Policy Council’s press conference to release California’s first legislative report on food and farm policy.
  • Farm Bill Fiasco: What Now?
    Huffington Post, May 14, 2013
    Eric Holt Gimenez, of
    Food First, writes about the re-authorization process of the Farm Bill and the need for movements to work together to achieve a more equitable food system.
  • Proposed Cuts to Food Stamps May Affect Oakland’s Farmers’ Markets
    Oakland North, September 25, 2012   
    CFJC Executive Director Y. Armando Nieto, and Healthy Farms Healthy People Coalition Program Coordinator Holly Calhoun were interviewed to discuss the present political climate around the Farm Bill, proposed cuts to SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), and what it all means for Oakland community members and Farmers’ Markets.
  • Farm Bill and the Environment
    KPFA radio, July 6, 2012
    The environmental segment, Terra Verde, discussed the Farm Bill and mentioned CFJC’s Farm Bill workshops as a resource for more information.