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Webinar - Dismantling Racism and Oppression through/in the Food System

February 25, 2015

Webinar with Erika Allen, National Projects Director for Growing Power, Inc hosted by yours truly for the Food Justice Network, a partnership between… 336 more words

Food Justice

People to Watch: Stephen Ritz and Ron Finley are Reinventing Urban Agriculture

When it comes to making a difference in their community, Stephen Ritz and Ron Finley have taken the initiative. Both of these men have set standards for the future of urban farming. 778 more words

Greenroof

My project

One of the most amazing things that happened during the pre-departure training in York was finding out about my project! I was all excited about going to Bolivia and being a volunteer. 458 more words

This Season, consider joining a CSA!

Do you know what a CSA is and how it can benefit you, your family, local farmers and the planet?

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) box programs run from local (usually organic, even if not certified as such) farmers who share their produce with the community in exchange for a small weekly or monthly fee. 344 more words

Community Engagement

A Fishy Farming System Could Bring Organic Food to the Masses

Like so many urban agriculture stories, this one starts in a backyard with chickens, bees, and best friends. With crowdfunding, heavyweight investors, and now the $10,000 grand prize at The Food Lab of University of Texas’ Food Challenge Prize, … 733 more words

Health

Ocean Park Community Garden Fundraising - All Invited!

Hi everybody!

We are having a fundraising this Saturday, February 28, from 7 pm to 9:30 at 2538 139A St. The cost is $25/each or $40/couple; and will include live entertainment, a cash bar, door prizes, and refreshments.(see poster below for details) 168 more words

Community Engagement

The Environmental Revolution Will Be Crowd-sourced

If the Occupy Movement and Arab Spring have taught us anything, it’s that if a small thoughtful, committed group of people can accomplish change, that change can be multiplied exponentially when the masses are properly socially networked. 659 more words

Climate Change