Upcoming Events

Delaware Valley University, Doylestown, PA • April 21, 2018 (All day)

The Pennsylvania Nut Growers Association and the New York Nut Growers Asociation will hold a joint meeting from 9 to 3. Among the topics to be covered are nut tree grafting, hazelnut commercialization, food gleaning, urban trees and food forests, nut trees in permaculture design landscapes, the nut tree orchards of John W. Hershey, and financial advice available to farmers from the govenment. See full details at www.nynga.org

Cincinnati, OH •
April 26, 2018 9:00am to April 27, 2018 4:00pm

Save the date for the 9th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference coming to Cincinnati, Ohio, April 26-27, 2018! Hosted by the National Farm to School Network, this biennial event will convene more than 1,200 diverse stakeholders working to source local food for institutional cafeterias and foster a culture of food and agricultural literacy across America.

Burlington •
May 8, 2018 8:00am to October 26, 2018 2:00pm

Farmer Training Program – Plant Yourself in a New Field! If you are plotting your next move in sustainable farming, you are in luck! The University of Vermont Farmer Training Program is accepting applications for the 2018 season. The program will be filled on a rolling basis. Apply now to join an incredible group of students and amazing staff for six months of sustainable farming and food systems education.

New Haven •
June 28, 2018 8:00am to June 30, 2018 5:00pm

Working Theme: Women, Intersectionality and Food Systems

Latest Blog Post

Apr 03, 2018

"As someone who enjoys working with different people and facilitating dialogue and solutions, it has been an exciting opportunity to work alongside farmers and farmworkers to implement the Milk with Dignity Program to improve conditions on dairy farms. " Learn more about the work of Rafaela Rodriguez, a social worker who is currently working with the Milk with Dignity Program and her work as lead auditor for the third party monitor called the Milk with Dignity Standards Council.