Lyft expands its discounted rides for its grocery access program

Alongside other companies like Amazon and government entities such as the USDA, Lyft is using their company to change grocery shopping. Lyfy is expanding its grocery access program to remove barriers to healthy food by providing thousands of affordable rides for people in underserved areas. The successful pilot in Washington, D.C., last December has expanded […]

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Inside the 14th Annual Food Policy Summit: Its hits and misses

Early morning Feb. 15, the South Shore Cultural Center hosted the 14th Annual Food Policy Summit. From 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., the historical building had speakers, marketplace vendors, food business support and attendees walking the halls to visit panels to learn about and teach food business practices, pop up market development, urban farming and […]

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Lab-created milk is threatening dairy farmers

A report from CNBC claims that Perfect Day Foods is creating synthetic milk using casein and whey proteins using genetically engineered yeast with DNA that produces the proteins found in cow’s milk. The Silicon Valley company’s animal-free milk is also claimed to be better for the environment because it is “lactose-free, hormone-free, antibiotic-free, gluten-free and […]

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