Scaling Up Local Foods & Tapping the Institutional Market

"Farm to Table" is the motto for many local food efforts. However, relying on direct sales at roadside stands and farmers markets often do not supply many farmers with a sustainable income. Many food system experts have advocated that for the local foods movement to achieve true success both economically and equitably, then local food … Continue reading Scaling Up Local Foods & Tapping the Institutional Market

Equitable Strategies for Growing Urban Agriculture (Webinar & Resources)

A vibrant movement is afoot in cities across the country − farmers, activists, and community organizations are improving the health, economic outlook, and vitality of their communities through urban farming.   Advocates are illustrating that urban agriculture is a pathway to making healthy food more available for low-income communities, a key to shifting the conversation on … Continue reading Equitable Strategies for Growing Urban Agriculture (Webinar & Resources)