Six weeks till the award-winning Soil Sisters weekend Aug. 2-4, 2019 with a variety of on-farm workshops, culinary events and NEW in 2019 two Bus Tours of Farms! You can see the 5 components tab on the top of Soil Sisters main website to help plan your weekend. Note all events are ticketed and do … Continue reading Soil Sisters Weekend August 2 – 4 in Southern WI
The Feeding Wisconsin Statewide SNAP Outreach team will be facilitating a webinar to discuss hunger-relief outreach in rural communities and provide opportunities for engagement in connecting community members to SNAP outreach services. If you are interested in joining a network of rural hunger fighting champions, register for our webinar by visiting our website at http://www.getaquestcard.org/webinars-and-events/. … Continue reading Join us for a Rural Outreach Webinar June 27th @ 1PM (CST)
This summer, the American Horticultural Society's National Children and Youth Symposium is coming to Madison! This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with and learn from garden-based educators and leading experts in the field from representatives of renowned organizations such as Life Lab, The Edible School Yard , and Kidsgardening.org. Pashon Murray from Detroit Dirt … Continue reading The National Children and Youth Garden Symposium is coming to Wisconsin!
The Development & Communications Coordinator will be an integral member of our small team, connecting more people with our farms, supporting farms through marketing and outreach campaigns, and strengthening our donor base. Find more on the FairShare CSA Coalition website linked here. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and list of 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org … Continue reading FairShare CSA Coalition is hiring a Development & Communications Coordinator – Madison, WI
There are great Farm to School and Farm to Early Care and Education (ECE) networks and resources in Wisconsin, and below is more information on how you can connect! There is a 15+ year tradition of innovative Farm to School efforts in the state thanks to great folks like you! Subscribe to the newsletter and … Continue reading Connect to Wisconsin Farm to School and Wisconsin Farm to Early Care and Education
Attend the next Collaborative Planning Meeting! Date: June 6th, 2:00 - 3:30 pm Location: Video conference via Zoom Zoom Link https://uwextension.zoom.us/j/2731128936 Audio option: 646-558-8656, Meeting ID: 273 112 8936 Agenda will be posted here: Agenda: GOOGLE DOC Review: Follow-Up from May 6th Collaborative Planning Meeting for more details. If you can't make it, you can still be involved! Simply schedule a … Continue reading Collaborative Planning Meeting – June 6th at 2pm
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Updates in Equitable Food | There seems to be a theme to my day. Ideas and events about racial equity in the food system are popping up everywhere. I want to share three of these with you.
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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
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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
Check out this video and description from a team working on Composting in Milwaukee: The first half shows what we are trying to accomplish, the second who we are. The goal of the 2-year project, funded by a USDA Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) grant, is to develop and agree on a plan to … Continue reading Food Waste Composting in Milwaukee
On October 26th, 2018, the Wisconsin Local Food Network organized the Local Food Expo as part of the amazing event: the Edible Startup Summit. The Edible Startup Summit is an annual day-long event for new and growing food and farming businesses in Wisconsin. Sharon Lezberg from UW-Extension Dane County was the key organizer, and she … Continue reading Thanks to Local Food Expo participants!