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Andrew Carberry

Resource Spotlight: Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at Vermont Law School

In this month's Resource Spotlight, Molly McDonough, Communicati...

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Featured Leader: Anton Seals Jr, Lead Steward & Co-Founder of Grow Greater Englewood

In this Months Featured Leader, we hear from Anton Seals, Jr, Lead Ste...

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Annalina Kazickas

Reflection Pool: Takeaways from Two Food Systems Conferences

Racial Equity, Ownership, Relationships and Language: Takeaways from T...

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Annalina Kazickas

Resource Spotlight: Organic Growers School

In this month's Resource Spotlight, Lee Warren, the Executive Director of Organic Growers School in Asheville, NC, shares the ...

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Annalina Kazickas

Partner Profile: Propeller

We're excited to feature the New Orleans-based non-profit, Propeller, in this month's Partner Profile. Not only are they doing fantastic work supporting social entrepreneurs in ...

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Community Food Systems Mentorship application window extended to January 5!

Applications for the Spring 2020 round of the Community Fo...

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Annalina Kazickas

Retreat Centers in Northwest US for Leadership Retreat?!

Hey FSLN! Annalina here from the Wallace Center. We’re beginning to plan for our fifth (wow!) Food Systems Leadership Retre...

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Lab Note #5: Calling on the FSLN!

Since the Design Retreat in New Orleans in October, the three Gamechangers teams have been busy putting their new "desig...

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Lab Note #4: Design Retreat Recap

It wasn't exactly easy in the Big Easy for the three Gamechangers teams during last month's Design Ret...

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Resource Spotlight: Southern SAWG

In this month's Resource Spotlight, we're chatting with members from Southern SAWG. They have tons of resources available ...

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Partner Profile: Association of Gleaning Organizations

The Association of Gleaning Organizations builds the capacity of organizations recovering fresh fruits and vegetables from farms, ...

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Community Food Systems Mentorship Application Now Open through Dec. 29th

The Wallace Center’s Food System Leadership Network is excited t...

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COMMUNITY FOOD SYSTEMS MENTOR PROFILE - Rich Pirog

The Community Food Systems Mentorship Program offers Network members the opportunity to work directly with a food systems expert t...

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Rebecca Fisher-McGinty

Make Better Decisions as a Group – A Collaboration Between Round Sky and Loomio

A simple ‘how to’ for group decision making using a consen...

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Annalina Kazickas

Resource Spotlight: Iowa State: Farm, Food, and Enterprise Development

In this month's Resource Spotlight, we're chatting with member...

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Annalina Kazickas

Featured Leader: Sarah Rocker, Research Associate at Penn State

In this month’s Featured Leader piece, we speak with Sarah Rocke...

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Challenge Canvas Guidelines

Gamechangers Lab: Guidelines for the Challenge Canvas What is it: The Challenge Canvas is a large (up to 3’ x  5’, i.e., poster-sized) interactive analog canvas t...

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Featured Leader: Chloe Marshall, Policy Specialist at the National Farm to School Network

Chloe Marshall, the National Farm to School Network’s Policy Spe...

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Reflection Pool: The Hardest Job I've Ever Done, Times Two

At a board staff retreat three years ago, one of my board members, who had recently become a mom and also is an Executive Director...

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Annalina Kazickas

Partner Profile: CoFED

The Cooperative Food Empowerment Directive, CoFed, is on a mission to build a cooperative food economy, powered by the visionary leadership of young people of color, that practices coop...

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Annalina Kazickas

Resource Spotlight: National Farm to School Network

Happy National Farm to School Month!! To help celebrate the thousands of education sites, farms, communities, organizations, and ...

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Featured Leader: Qiana Mickie, Executive Director of Just Food

Qiana Mickie has “an encyclopedic level of pop culture knowledge...

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Reflection Pool: Rejecting Fast Money and Betting on a Slow World, by Cullen Naumoff

Most of us get to food systems work because we believe, fundamentally,...

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Resource Spotlight: Land Loss Prevention Project

According to this 2017 article in The Nation, “[In] 1920, there were 925,000 black-owned farms, representing about 14 percen...