Emily Kilroy

Urban & Environmental Planning, Food Collaborative

I am a second year graduate student in the Urban & Environmental Planning program. My research interests include food systems, climate change, and transportation planning. In my free time, I enjoy cooking and canning.

Emily's Blog — [ view full blog ]

Recap: “Visualizing Health and the Farm Bill” webinarJanuary 13, 2012
Two local food organizations were featured last week in the area’s own Daily Progress. January 30, 2012
Local Wine a Boon for VirginiaFebruary 23, 2012
Food Heritage Planning BlogMarch 11, 2012
Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food CompassMarch 1, 2012
Launch of the $10/week on Local Food Campaign by Virginia Food System CouncilMarch 15, 2012
Vandana Shiva, “Making Peace with the Earth”March 21, 2012
Rowan Sprague Named Udall ScholarApril 6, 2012
Alice Waters in the UVa Community GardenApril 22, 2012
Food Fight Event a success!April 27, 2012
Hannah Barefoot Featured on UVA TodayApril 30, 2012
Charlottesville to have 4 Participants in Edible Schoolyard AcademyMay 2, 2012
Local Food Hub Taste of the Farm EventMay 3, 2012
Reclaiming Our Food required text at SIU in the fallMay 3, 2012
Central Virginia Food Heritage Short FilmsMay 4, 2012

Resources

The American Diet in One Chart — June 18, 2012

The Journey from Farm to Cafeteria Tray — May 22, 2012

Montana using local beef in school lunches — May 17, 2012

Thomas Jefferson's Vegetable Garden — May 14, 2012

Farmers Markets Getting Money to Take Food Stamps — May 9, 2012

Just Deserts - 6 Ways to Bring Good Food to Poor Neighborhoods — May 9, 2012

Local Food Index Ranks VT at Top — May 8, 2012

What's At Stake with the 2012 Farm Bill? — May 3, 2012

What will make food deserts bloom? — May 3, 2012

UVa Sustainability Assessment — May 2, 2012

Changing Climate Impacts Local Farmers Markets — May 2, 2012

Farmers Market Spring Shopping Guide — May 2, 2012

The fear of not having enough food contributes to obesity? — May 1, 2012

Wholesome Wave — April 28, 2012

"Agent Orange Corn" — April 26, 2012

Encouraging local food production — April 26, 2012

USDA launches regional food hub guide — April 26, 2012

Sustainability innovations shared on local food, buildings, and autos — April 26, 2012

Mad Cow Disease: What You Need to Know — April 26, 2012

DC Farms could rise above I-395 — April 25, 2012

From our farms to our tables — April 24, 2012

Worst Farm Bill Ever? — April 24, 2012

Would you like a bad Farm Bill or a terrible one? — April 24, 2012

Vertical Farming with Net Zero Waste — April 23, 2012

Are Food Deserts an Urban Legend? — April 23, 2012

Peter Hatch's parting salvo — April 21, 2012

Joel Salatin responds to Jason McWilliam\'s piece in the NY Times — April 21, 2012

900 Chickens!? — April 19, 2012

Food Deserts and Obesity Role Challenged — April 18, 2012

Reclaiming our Food blog — April 17, 2012

Do We Need More Advice About Eating Well? — April 16, 2012

Walmart will increase its commitment to local food — April 16, 2012

What's really in your food? — April 13, 2012

Beekeepers Buzzing About New Grant Program — April 12, 2012

Is an egg for breakfast worth this? — April 12, 2012

Container Gardening with Vegetables and Herbs — April 12, 2012

An Illegal Curbside Garden Flourishes in LA — April 11, 2012

Tired of Hearing about Beef Processing? Try Chicken. — April 10, 2012

Food Stamp Program Helping Reduce Poverty — April 10, 2012

Canning Apps — April 10, 2012

Farming\'s Future Part Two — April 9, 2012

Food Waste Visualized — April 9, 2012

Farmers Market Promotion Program Grants Available — April 6, 2012

How America Spends Money — April 6, 2012

NY's Waldorf-Astoria gets into the beekeeping business — April 5, 2012

Farm to Table — April 4, 2012

TEDx Claremont Colleges - Jesse DuBois — April 3, 2012

Farm Intern at Leavings Farm — April 2, 2012

Policy Plate: Farm Subsidies and Local Food — April 1, 2012

Food Start-Ups Flock to Old Pfizer Factory in Brooklyn — March 28, 2012

USDA Website Aims to Promote Local Food, But Does It? — March 28, 2012

USDA Website Aims to Promote Local Food, But Does It? — March 28, 2012

Legislation to Ban Arsenic in Maryland's Poultry Industry Derailed Again by Insider Politics — March 28, 2012

Meet the Workers Who Pick a Third of the Tomatoes in US Supermarkets — March 28, 2012

USDA & Senate Agriculture Committee Staff Visit Local Food Hub — March 27, 2012

Farming\'s Future (Part One): The Decline of Local Growing — March 26, 2012

FarmHack: DIY Farmer Collaboration — March 26, 2012

An Order to Ban Antibiotics for Livestock — March 24, 2012

Moving Food Along the Value Chain: Innovations in Regional Food Distribution — March 22, 2012

World Water Day Recycling Society — March 22, 2012

Overhauling the Farm Bill: Political Wedge Issues Slowing Reform — March 20, 2012

Virginia Festival of the Book - Food Events — March 19, 2012

Joel Salatin on the new "Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Compass" — March 18, 2012

The Shopping Cart Index — March 16, 2012

Testimonies from the Senate Agriculture Committee on Healthy Food Initiatives, Local Production, and Nutrition — March 13, 2012

How Young Scientists are Determining the Future of Organic Farming — March 12, 2012

From Kansas to Kenya, Biochar Can Capture Carbon and Improve Soil — March 12, 2012

Mobile food firm face hurdles in Hampton Roads — March 11, 2012

Finally, Fake Chicken Worth Eating — March 9, 2012

Pink Slime Found in 70% of Supermarket Ground Beef — March 8, 2012

Coordinator, DC Food System Workgroup — March 7, 2012

Growing awareness: a new relationship with food — March 7, 2012

Va wholesale farmers markets sales more than double in 5 years — March 7, 2012

What We Thinks Vs. What We Do - America's Nutrition Evolution (Infographic) — March 7, 2012

Even Dairy Farming has a 1 Percent — March 7, 2012

In New Orleans, an Actor Turns Grocer — March 7, 2012

Regional Field Organizer, Real Food Challenge — March 5, 2012

For One Student, Love of Gardens Sprouts into Several Projects — March 2, 2012

Local Farms, Food and Jobs bill — March 2, 2012

Into the woods: Seattle plants a public food forest — February 29, 2012

Getting homemade foods off the black market — February 29, 2012

Food Service company BAMCO's role in making new farm & food data available — February 27, 2012

Intern - Sustainable and Equitable Food Systems — February 25, 2012

Making 'The Apple Pushers,' a Film About New York's Street Vendors — February 24, 2012

Reward Good Food: Prince Charles on Healthy, Sustainable Farming — February 24, 2012

New Rules Planned on School Vending Machines — February 23, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: Patty Cantrell - New Roads to New Markets — February 22, 2012

Stop-Motion Animation of Michael Pollan's "Food Rules" — February 21, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: Wayne Pacelle - Animal Factories and the Abuse of Power — February 21, 2012

Local Food and The Farm Bill: Small Investments, Big Returns — February 20, 2012

Local food ordinance proposed on west coast — February 20, 2012

Virginia Farm-to-Table Plan — February 17, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: Fred Kirschenmann - Soil: From Dirt to Lifeline — February 16, 2012

TEDxManhattan - Urvashi Rangan - From Fables to Labels — February 15, 2012

McDonald's Will Phase Out Gestation Crates — February 14, 2012

Back to the Start - Chipotle Commercial — February 14, 2012

USDA releases historic census of agriculture reports — February 13, 2012

Food for the Parks: Local Food in America's National Parks — February 13, 2012

Virginia Farm to Table — February 12, 2012

Oakland aims to rebuild local food system one farm at a time — February 12, 2012

2nd Virginia Food Security Summit - Report — February 8, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: How to Cultivate a Logo — February 8, 2012

Mindful Eating — February 7, 2012

Saving Food From the Fridge — February 6, 2012

Kathleen Merrigan: The Business of Local Food — February 4, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: Stephen Ritz - Green Bronx Machine: Growing Our Way Into A New Economy — February 3, 2012

TED Food Videos: 8 TED Talks on Eating and Food Policy — February 1, 2012

Meet the Farmer TV: Highlights from the 2nd Virginia Food Security Summit — February 1, 2012

The Evidence for a Vegan Diet — January 30, 2012

Charlottesville-based RelayFoods gets $3.1M investment — January 30, 2012

Extending the Growing Season — January 30, 2012

The Role of Local Food Systems in US Farm Policy — January 27, 2012

Visualizing Health and the Farm Bill - Webinar — January 25, 2012

Stefani Bardin: Processed Foods Vs. Unprocessed Foods — January 25, 2012

Upcycling's Upshot: How Urban Mushroom Farmers Turned Scavenging into a Business — January 24, 2012

Counting on Every Acre — January 23, 2012

The Soul of Slow Food: Fighting for Both Farmers and Eaters — January 23, 2012

USDA official: Food system unsustainable — January 22, 2012

TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way We Eat — January 20, 2012

Food Apps — January 19, 2012

$1.2 Million toward farmland preservation goes to 13 Virginia localities — January 18, 2012

Food deserts + Walmart — January 18, 2012

15,000 SF Portable Farm in NYC — January 17, 2012

Bittman on why "We're Eating Less Meat..." — January 16, 2012

(NY) Getting local food to more local people key agriculture issue in 2012 — January 14, 2012

Ill. Officials work to boost local food market — January 13, 2012

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