Keep up with the latest policy news, USDA Funding Announcements, and food systems happenings in the Northeast.
Learn the priority issues in the coming months and how you can get involved.
Welcome Tracy Lerman, NESAWG's newest Executive Director
Megan Lehnerd, a PhD student at the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition, is conducting a study to learn more about why farmers choose to participate or not participate in Farmers’ Market Nutrition Incentive or Farm to School programs. $25 Gift Certificate for participating!
Proposals for the National Farm Viability Conference are due March 1st.
The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is pleased to announce the posting of a final rule amending the organic livestock and poultry production requirements.
The Empire State Food and Agricultural Leadership Institute, also known as “LEAD New York”, is now accepting applications for its newest cohort, class 17.
Applications for the 2017-18 Northeast Farm to School Institute are now being accepted!
Submit proposals for Tufts Future of Food Conference by February 12th!
The USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced $26 million to fund local and regional food systems projects through the Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program (FMLFPP). Applications due March 27, 2017.
The newly reinvented Conservation Stewardship Program sign up period is now open. Farmers must sign up by February 3rd to be considered for the 2017 funding cycle.