September 26, 2017
The new guide "Growing Local" showcases ways that communities can strengthen their food systems through planning, policy, and public investment.
September 22, 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.
October 5, 2016
The top Democrat on the Senate Agriculture Committee has introduced a new bill to significantly boost urban farming.
August 31, 2016
Mayor Bob Buckhorn of Tampa, Florida, explains why parks are so important to his growing city.
August 15, 2016
Ask your legislators to support federal investment in urban and community parks through the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
August 2, 2016
Career opportunities through profiles of a variety of food systems planning jobs.
January 11, 2017
A rundown of on-demand educational resources from the 2016 National Planning Conference that have a food-systems planning focus.
July 26, 2016
How Douglas County, Kansas became a nationally recognized leader in food systems planning.
July 26, 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 21, 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 25, 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 22, 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.
June 6, 2016
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment has taken the first step in advancing appropriations for planning-related programs at the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency in FY2017.
March 23, 2017
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.