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Featured Leader: Marcus Coleman, Louisiana State University

In this Featured Leader piece, we are joined by Marcus Coleman, an FSLN member and Network Weaver, hailing from Baton Rouge, LA an...

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Introducing the FSLN Network Weavers!  

Thank you to everyone who applied for the Network Weaver role with the FSLN! We were humbled by the number of thoughtful applicati...

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Food system organizations and racial equity goals

Author: Rich Pirog, Director, MSU Center for Regional Food systems Back in January 2020, the Center for Regional Food Systems coo...

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Miles Gordon

Got a Challenge That Needs Fresh Ideas? Do the Solutions Exchange!

THE SOLUTIONS EXCHANGE A Facilitation Technique for New Insights C...

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Become an FSLN Network Weaver!

Date extended! Apply by June 16 to become an FSLN Network Weaver! The FSLN support team is excited to announce a new ...

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Partner Profile: Mandela Partners

In this Partner Profile, we're speaking with Mariela Cedeño, the Interim Executive Director of Mandela Partners about t...

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Annalina Kazickas

Resource Spotlight: Community Food Strategies

In this month’s Resource Spotlight, we speak with LaShauna Austria and Gini Knight with Community Food Strategies, a multi-o...

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Featured Leader: Erica Williams, Founder and Executive Director, A Red Circle

Who are you? (Beyond the job title!)   I am… *...

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Rich Pirog

Understanding the equity implications of the COVID - 19 pandemic

At the April 15  2020 national webinar for the Racial Equity in t...

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Jean Chorazyczewski

Op-ed: While Food Supply Chains Snap, a Solution Is On The Table

Over the past few weeks, many have remarked upon the juxtaposition of ...

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Amanda Laban

New monthly Land Link Lunch & Learn Series!

Join us as we gather (virtually!) to discuss all things land access and transfer for farmers and ranchers. Sessions will be held t...

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FSLN Covid-19 Response Group: Biweekly Listserv Recap (May 9-22)

Hello friends, The FSLN's Food Systems Leadership Network COVID-1...

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The stronger our networks are, the more effective we can be in this pandemic

Author: Rich Pirog, Director, MSU Center for Regional Food systems A ...

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Andrew Carberry

Support Available for USDA Farmers to Food Box Program Contractors and Distribution Sites

Since March, the Wallace Center has been supporting food systems leade...

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FSLN Covid-19 Response Group: Biweekly Listserv Recap (April 24 - May 8)

Hello friends, The FSLN's Food Systems Leadership Network COVID-1...

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Annalina Kazickas

Featured Leader: Sunny Baker, MS Farm to School Network

In 2018, Sunny Baker, Co-Director of the Mississippi Farm to School Network, joined 25 FSLN members at the Food Systems Leadership...

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COVID-19 2008 LESSONS REPEATED MULTI-FOLD: Harnessing the Past, Welcoming the Future

On April 28th I googled the words “non-profits and covid19&rdquo...

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Annalina Kazickas

FSLN and COVID-19

Networks can be powerful tools for making sense out of chaos, finding patterns and connections, and discovering opportunities for collaborations and partnerships. As COVID-19 continues...

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Annalina Kazickas

Featured Leader: Neelam Sharma, Community Services Unlimited

In this Featured Leader piece, we speak with Neelam Sharma, Co-Executi...

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Dagan Kay

Our Ongoing Mission to Reduce Household Food Waste

It takes a lot of resources to plant, grow, harvest, transport, package, store, sell, and prepare the food we eat. As a result, fo...

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Annalina Kazickas

Featured Leader: Lydia Villanueva, CASA del Llano, Inc

In this month's Featured Leader piece, Lydia Villanueva, Director/Founder of CASA del Llano, Inc. from Hereford, TX,...

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Annalina Kazickas

Resource Spotlight: New Economy Coalition

In this month’s Resource Spotlight, Shavaun Evans, Co-director of the New Economy Coalition shares about the amazi...

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Annalina Kazickas

Partner Profile: DC Greens

In this Resource Spotlight, we hear from Aparna Raj, Communications & Marketing Manager of DC Greens, to learn about how they have transitioned from being an organiza...

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Andrew Carberry

Congratulations to the Spring 2020 Community Food Systems Mentees!

PIctured: Spring 2020 FSLN Mentors The Spring 2020 Community Food Sys...