Thousands of individuals representing diverse interests across the Northeast participate in the NESAWG Network. Whether you’re engaged in farming, gardening, health care, ecology, geology, geography, chemistry, biology, insurance, law, architecture, urban planning, regional planning, computer technology, social services, you name it, there’s a place for you and your organization, school, agency or business in improving farms and food systems. Bring your ideas and talents to the NESAWG table!
Our Network - Participants
I run Market Ventures, Inc., an urban planning and economic development firm that assists public, nonprofit and private clients with planning, creating, and evaluating innovative food-based projects and programs. I'm also the co-owner of Maine's Pant
As Downeast Business Alliance's Small Business Coordinator for Washington County, I am working on several farm and food related projects: - Farming infrastructure implementation - Farmers' market promotion and development - Farm to School/Hospital
Organizer, Food for Maine's Future Editor, Saving Seeds farmworker
CT farm bureau,
I eat. I'm also at a kickass health food store called Debra's Natural Gourmet, in Concord, MA. Freelance writer. Starting this fall, I'll have an herb company. Most of my herbs do not come from the Northeast, however.
Growing Pa Organic Farms
Montgomery County Ohio
I work at Farm Aid, a rocking nonprofit working to keep family farmers on their land and thriving, based in Cambridge, MA.
Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture (CISA)
The Committee to Preserve the Finger Lakes
Muskie School of Public Service
I am a farm educator, working primarily with goats as dairy animals, but also reaching out to the public about safe food and sustainble agriculture. I also work with Liberty Ark Coalition and SmallHolders Alliance to fight NAIS.
We operate a small, diversified, organic farm.
Tufts University- Agriculture, Food, and the Environment Program Student
None at this time
Associate at NewSeed Advisors, a firm that advises and invests in local and sustainable agriculture companies.
Cornell Small Farms Program
Oregon State University
FutureHarvest CASA in Maryland
Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
Fair Food In Fairfield Schools Organizing Member (www.fairfoodfairfield.ning.com) Integrative Nutrition 2007 Graduate Wellness Committee Member Newtown CT