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Through a Continuing Farmer Education Award granted from Organic Growers School, Melissa Kelmar, CRAFT Apprentice at The Lord's Acre, had the opportunity to attend The Southeast Wise Women's Herbal Conference in October 2017. Read more about her experience...read more
Karen Washington was not a gardener when she moved into her Bronx home in the mid-1980s. A single mother with two children, she worked as a physical therapist before finding her passion and focus as an urban and rural farmer and community organizer. Like many working...read more
On January 8th and 9th farmers gathered at the Burnsville Town Center to spend two days on finances in our yearly Holistic Financial Planning workshop! This is an area most farm businesses tend to avoid, instead preferring to drool over seed catalogs for the upcoming...read more
Alexis Baden-Mayer has served as Political Director for Organic Consumers Association (OCA) since she began working for the organization in 2005. Her interest in the food/climate connection developed when, at age 16, she learned about the environmental effects of...read more