Food Policy Network Photo Contest – due Fri, Dec 7

Demonstrating the impact of policy can be challenging. The Center for a Livable Future’s (CLF) Food Policy Networks (FPN) project invites you to share photos you have taken showing how your work on policy has changed your community’s food system.  Show us the process. What did your community food system look like “before” and “after” … Continue reading Food Policy Network Photo Contest – due Fri, Dec 7

Purdue is hiring: Urban Ag Educator & Local Food Coordinator

Subject: Northwest Urban Agriculture Educator & Local Food Coordinator position available On behalf of Dr. Tamara Benjamin, please share the position search for the Northwest Urban Agriculture Educator and Local Food Coordinator, based in Gary, working predominantly in the NW region of the state, but may have some statewide responsibilities. We are looking forward to expanding our … Continue reading Purdue is hiring: Urban Ag Educator & Local Food Coordinator

Resilient Farms Conference Dec 11th Wisconsin Dells

Resilient Farms Conference Will Help Farmers Explore Ideas for Creating New Revenue Release Date: November 9, 2018 Rebecca Binsfeld, Compeer Financial Client Education Consultant, Rebecca.binsfeld@compeer.com Trisha Wagner, UW-Extension Farm Management Program, trisha.wagner@ces.uwex.edu Faced with lower milk and commodity prices, many Wisconsin farmers are looking to diversify and add new revenue streams. Towards that end, Compeer Financial and … Continue reading Resilient Farms Conference Dec 11th Wisconsin Dells

List your Organization in the Farm Fresh Atlas

Subject: Showcase Your Commitment to Local Food and Reach Consumers by Listing or Advertising in the Farm Fresh Atlas of WI! The Farm Fresh Atlas™ of Wisconsin network is currently accepting applications for 2019! We hope you will join us for the upcoming edition of your printed regional publication as well as online at farmfreshatlas.org. Showcase … Continue reading List your Organization in the Farm Fresh Atlas

11th Annual Wisconsin Sustainable Business Conference

Join the WI Sustainable Business Council for their 11th Annual Wisconsin Sustainable Business Conference.  The 2018 Conference will be held at the Monona Terrace on December 13th.  Sustainability leaders from Wisconsin companies (including many food and agriculture companies) will talk about strategies, actions, results and impacts of sustainability projects and initiatives. By bringing businesses together, the conference creates a … Continue reading 11th Annual Wisconsin Sustainable Business Conference

Whole Earth Market Coop is hiring!

Whole Earth Market Coop is looking for an innovative, energetic, full-time General Manager to continue our commitment to the local food shed while further connecting with customer/ member needs. Love local food and good community? Please see our posting! http://www.wholeearthgrocery.coop/employment Contact email: GMSearch@wemarket.coop Apply by: November 9, 2018 Whole Earth Market Coop started in 1974 to provide a … Continue reading Whole Earth Market Coop is hiring!

Organic 2051: Forum on the Future of Farming

Organic 2051: Forum on the Future of Farming MOSES invites farmers, researchers, ag professionals, and other thought-leaders to apply to participate in an innovative, forward-thinking forum taking place Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 (the day before the MOSES Conference) in La Crosse, Wis. This event will bring together 100 change-makers in the organic community to identify current resources, … Continue reading Organic 2051: Forum on the Future of Farming

NIFA Grant Program: Ag Opportunities for Veterans

Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans Competitive Grants Program The Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans Program provides grants to non-profits to increase the number of military veterans gaining knowledge and skills through comprehensive, hands-on and immersive model farm and ranch programs offered regionally that lead to successful careers in the food and agricultural sector. … Continue reading NIFA Grant Program: Ag Opportunities for Veterans

National Farm to School Network is hiring

  Join our team! National Farm to School Network is hiring for our next Executive Director and a Policy Specialist. Learn more at www.farmtoschool.org/employment. Executive Director - Remote Position National Farm to School Network seeks a dynamic, values-driven and collaborative leader as Executive Director. The Executive Director leads innovation and strategic growth toward accomplishing the mission of the organization. In partnership … Continue reading National Farm to School Network is hiring

Building Racial Equity Within Cooperative Extension

Although the webinar panel is focused on Cooperative Extension learnings, the webinar is open to all educators in the food system who want to incorporate a racial equity lens in their work.  – ------ Rich Pirog – MSU Center for Regional Food Systems Building Racial Equity Within Cooperative Extension: Tools, Takeaways, and National Strategies Thursday, December 13 … Continue reading Building Racial Equity Within Cooperative Extension