May 15, 2018
The Farm Bill, expiring in September, is one of the few “must do” items likely to make it across the finish line before election campaign season takes over. Jason Jordan previews the fight ahead.
September 25, 2017
The new guide "Growing Local" showcases ways that communities can strengthen their food systems through planning, policy, and public investment.
September 13, 2017
During the project period, Plan4Health Tarrant County built on existing efforts and improved access to local, fresh food in Southeast Fort Worth through partnerships, new initiatives and incorporating a public health perspective into planning efforts.
August 1, 2016
Career opportunities through profiles of a variety of food systems planning jobs.
July 27, 2016
A rundown of on-demand educational resources from the 2016 National Planning Conference that have a food-systems planning focus.
July 25, 2016
Sandy Pernitz, the Seattle city staff person who works directly with the Beacon Food Forest, tells the tale of how the community rallied around an innovative project in food systems planning.
July 25, 2016
How Douglas County, Kansas became a nationally recognized leader in food systems planning.
July 20, 2016
The residents of Fell’s Point in Baltimore, named a Great Neighborhood in 2012, have used unparalleled efforts to turn an impromptu community project into a bustling neighborhood garden.
July 19, 2016
The Growhouse in Phoenix's Roosevelt Row, named a Great Neighborhood in 2015, turned a dry, vacant lot into a productive urban farm.
July 11, 2016
As a part of the Growing Food Connection partnership, APA recently unveiled a series of policy briefs for planners and decision makers that help tackle local issues in food systems planning.
April 4, 2016
Kane County, Illinois, winner of a 2016 National Planning Achievement Award, is also one of the Plan4Health coalitions working to improve access to health food in the community.