Just Food In The News!

Vegetable-Lovers Take A Look At Their Roots
10/25/2016 in 27 East

 In the early 1990s, Just Food was one of the first organizations to link farmers and consumers by establishing one of the first drop-off points for CSAs in New York City.

What is a CSA, Really?
06/03/2016 in Food 52

 The term itself is as ambiguous as the answer to that question: "It’s hard because there’s no agreed-upon definition out there," says Paula Lukats, the Program Director at Just Food, an NYC-...

Beth's Just Food Conference Recap 2016
04/12/2016 in Farmstand

March marks the beginning of the change of weather, new growth and life. As gardens begin and flowers bloom, so do ideas and motivation around food, policy and access at the Just Food Conference...

Video: Food Studies 20 Years In: Is The Food Movement Really Changing Food?
03/08/2016 in CSPAN

Executive Director Jasmine Nielsen participated in New York University’s Food Studies program's panel discussion on the food movement in the United States. 

Getting Kids to Eat Up
11/12/2015 in Parent

On November 15, 2015 Just Food held the first annual Eat Up: Elevating Kids’ Nutrition event. The event welcomed almost 200 pre-and elementary school kids and their parents for a fun afternoon of...

New York Eaters Ready to Act Locally at the Just Food Conference 2015
03/26/2015 in Edible Manhattan

Just Food brought their outstanding annual conference on all things food justice to Columbia University’s Teachers College on March 15.

Interview with Nadia Johnson, Policy and Advocacy Director, Just Food
02/05/2015 in NYC Food Policy Center

Nadia works to increase awareness and action around local food and farm issues through organizing community advocacy trainings, food justice workshops, conferences, and campaigns.

Farm-to-Office: CSA Taps Alternative Market
09/11/2014 in Acres USA

 Paula Lukats, Just Food's Program Director, weighs in on the benefits of workplace CSAs.

Mother Nature's Daughters
08/27/2014 in The New York Times
New Just Food Director Takes a Personal Interest to a Professional Level
08/15/2014 in Edible Brooklyn

Longtime social justice professional and NYU grad student Jasmine Nielsen talks about moving into her dream job as Executive Director of Just Food, and how her friends inspired her to write a...