Food. Health. Community.
Introduction to the North Central Region County Food Systems Profiles Online Portal
Laura Brown and Anna Haines - University of Wisconsin
February 11, 2013 (Monday) - 1:00 PM – Eastern Time…Continue
for a taste... according to Politico...
The upshot is a victory for Southern agricultural interests with the greatest stake in a costly system of direct cash payments to often already…Continue
If you've missed it, take a few minutes to look at the Witnesses to Hunger Project.
"Starting in Philadelphia in 2008, Witnesses to Hunger is a research and advocacy project partnering with the real experts on hunger—mothers and caregivers of young children who have experienced hunger and poverty. Through their photographs and stories, witnesses…Continue
Established in the 2008 Farm Bill, the Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program provides loan capital and training and technical assistance grants to organizations who help rural small business owners. To date, 125 organizations in 41 states have received funds.
A quick read, a fun little video & a link to sign the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition's Farm Bill petition...
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