Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group

The Region's Food and Farm Network

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Please welcome Tracy Lerman

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We break it down for the Northeast!

The Northeast Region's Food and Farm Network
12 States
500+ Organizations
Collaborating for Change

Upcoming Events

Online •
February 27, 2017 (All day) to April 3, 2017 (All day)

Weekly online courses every Monday at 7pm with Cornell Small Farms Program

Curry Student Center, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115 • March 1, 2017
8:00am to 2:00pm

The Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts (SBN) is offering their 6th Local Food Trade Shows. The 2017 Local Food Trade Shows are designed to facilitate connections and stimulate business relationships between producers and wholesale buyers of local food, with a focus on specialty crop food products in Massachusetts

Online • March 2, 2017 1:00pm

Join Lindsay Gilmour for her second webinar on navigating GAP Food Safety.

Northeastern University Curry Student Center, 346 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02119 • March 4, 2017
8:00am to 5:30pm

The Annual Massachusetts Urban Farming Conference (UFC), in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Agriculture, will be held Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Northeastern University.

Fox Lane High School, S Bedford Lane, Bedford, NY 10506 • March 4, 2017
8:30am to 3:00pm

This major community event will engage attendees in local food’s many benefits and build awareness and support for our farmers, our food system, and initiatives that increase food access for all and eliminate food waste.

Updates from the Field

Feb 14, 2017

The Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network connects and supports small meat processors helping them thrive.

Feb 14, 2017

The New England Grassroots Fund is offering the NESAWG community a special discount for the upcoming RootSkills Trainings

Feb 13, 2017

Learn the priority issues in the coming months and how you can get involved.

Feb 10, 2017

Welcome Tracy Lerman, NESAWG's newest Executive Director