Events

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Online • June 26, 2017
1:00pm to 2:00pm

The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at Vermont Law School and Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic teamed up to create an interactive Blueprint for a National Food Strategy.

Online • June 29, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm

How hospitals overcome barriers in supporting local food systems through innovative community outreach and procurement

Sterling College •
July 10, 2017 (All day) to July 14, 2017 (All day)

Study “Artisan Breadmaking and Heritage Grains” with Richard Miscovich at the School of the New American Farmstead at Sterling College.

Soul Fire Farm, 1972 NY HWY 2, Petersburg NY 12138 •
July 24, 2017 5:00pm to July 29, 2017 9:00am

The Black and Latinx Youth Immersion is a “rites of passage” program rooted in land, love, and liberation.

July 27, 2017 (All day) to July 30, 2017 (All day)

Join us in Hartford next summer!

Amherst College •
July 30, 2017 (All day) to August 5, 2017 (All day)

A residential, weeklong intensive training in economics for activists, educators, media makers, and anyone who wants a better understanding of how the economy works

The School of the New American Farmstead at Sterling College •
August 6, 2017 (All day) to August 11, 2017 (All day)

The School of the New American Farmstead at Sterling College is offering the course “Introduction to Teamster Skills: Working Horses and Cattle” for those interested in exploring the advantages of a draft animal-powered farm.

Poughkeepsie Farm Project 51 Vassar Farm Lane, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 •
August 15, 2017 (All day) to August 17, 2017 (All day)

Learn to use your educational garden to develop a learning community in order to prevent bullying and biased behavior, celebrate diversity in its many forms, advocate for inclusion and social justice.

Bangor, ME •
August 21, 2017 (All day) to August 25, 2017 (All day)

A week long training for veterans interested in farming

New Haven, CT •
September 29, 2017 (All day) to September 30, 2017 (All day)

The fifth annual Yale Food Systems Symposium will be held on September 29-30, 2017, at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.

Boston Park Plaza Hotel •
December 5, 2017 (All day) to December 7, 2017 (All day)

New Entry Sustainable Farming Project's Community Food Systems Conference will address common underlying themes between food security, social justice and sustainable agriculture.

Santa Cruz, CA •
January 21, 2018 (All day) to January 26, 2018 (All day)

Join over 20 School Garden Support Organization teams from across the nation to strengthen your organization’s goal of enhancing professional development and ongoing support for school garden programs in your region.