Policy

Sprouting Change – May 2021

State Policy   It is an exciting time for Food Systems at the State Legislature! We are in the final phase of of the 2021 Legislative session and Nourish CO is celebrating the success of our primary initiative this session, and still supporting two pieces of legislation as they continue to move through the process.   Healthy Food Incentives Fund (HFIF) – We are celebrating the success of increasing the annual state allocation from …

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Happy Holidays from Nourish Colorado to all of you! And seriously, Happy New Year!!

The Election Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock – and given this year that would be totally acceptable behavior – you already know that we’ve been enduring the Presidential election that will not end. Monday, December 14th, however, the electors, in anti-climactic, not made for television viewing, cast their votes and Joe Biden and …

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Coloradans Unite to Tell Federal Legislators that COVID-19 Response Must Prioritize Healthy Families, Farms, and Communities

Joint Press Release – LiveWell Colorado, National Young Farmers Coalition, Rocky Mountain Farmers Union FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   (Denver, Colorado) – Over 60 organizations across Colorado have come together to tell federal legislators that if we want to sustain our communities through COVID-19, people must be able to access healthy food, and our farm and …

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May/June Policy Update

State & Federal Policy Updates May/June 2020 Hard to imagine that between the last policy update and this one something would come along of such import that it would knock the COVID-19 pandemic off the headlines. But something did. And it should. Black Lives Matter. This isn’t the first, second, or third time police brutality …

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