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Healthy Food in Every Neighborhood: A Policy Scan of Jurisdictions in San Diego County

 

This report identifies three key policy strategies (farmers’ markets, community agriculture, and healthy government procurement policies) jurisdictions can deploy to improve the environment in which people purchase food.

 

Increasing Land Access for Community Agriculture in San Diego County

 

The healthy food system white paper series was developed to assist San Diego County’s local governments, along with the communities and organizations that work with them, to address these policy opportunities in order to improve the health and wellbeing of residents and address food sovereignty, while also supporting the local economy. This work supports Live Well San Diego, the County’s vision for a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely, and Thriving.

 

Establishing Farmers Markets in San Diego County

 

The healthy food system white paper series was developed to assist San Diego County’s local governments, along with the communities and organizations that work with them, to address these policy opportunities in order to improve the health and wellbeing of residents and address food sovereignty, while also supporting the local economy. This work supports Live Well San Diego, the County’s vision for a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely, and Thriving.

 

Establishing Community Gardens in San Diego County

 

The healthy food system white paper series was developed to assist San Diego County’s local governments, along with the communities and organizations that work with them, to address these policy opportunities in order to improve the health and wellbeing of residents and address food sovereignty, while also supporting the local economy. This work supports Live Well San Diego, the County’s vision for a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely, and Thriving.

 

Establishing Urban Farms in San Diego County

 

The healthy food system white paper series was developed to assist San Diego County’s local governments, along with the communities and organizations that work with them, to address these policy opportunities in order to improve the health and wellbeing of residents and address food sovereignty, while also supporting the local economy. This work supports Live Well San Diego, the County’s vision for a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely, and Thriving.

 

San Diego Community Food Systems Planning Guide

 

This document is a companion to the CAPP resources and provides individuals and organizations interested in local food systems planning advocacy with a variety of information, strategies, and suggestions to consider as they work to enact healthier planning policies in their cities.

 

City Policy Regulations and Best Practices

 

This document is a collection of best practices and resources specific to the Community Agriculture Planning Project (CAPP), including these topic areas: Healthy Food Retail, Access to Land, Community Gardens, Farmers Markets/Farm Stands, City Procurement, and Mobile Vending.

 

Live Well @ Work

 

This program works to create healthy worksite food environments. Several partners have used the Meet Well Pledge as a template to craft their own commitments to healthier worksites. 

 

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