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Dar Wolnik

Green City Blue Lake 2019

Although I have long lived in New Orleans, I originally hail from Cleveland Ohio which, in environmental terms, has had its share of trials. The one that identified it for a g...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Changing the Direction of the Discussion, Becoming an Effective Facilitator

When I first joined the Food System Leadership Network (FSLN), I parti...

Cara Loriz

NYT piece tells how organic seed can revolutionize our food system

Sharing a compelling NY Times article on how organic seed can revoluti...

Bailey Mennona

Virtual Food Systems Book Club

Hi Friends! If you’re interested in learning more about building sustainable food systems I’m going to be starting a v...

Taisy Conk

Use Your Words: Storytelling in Food Justice

My colleague Anyela was recently interviewed in a video on a cooking series offered at her program. Anyela uttered a phrase she no...

FSLN Admin

Reflection Pool: Do our values about healthy food come from our culture or our culture’s influencers

Do our values about healthy food come from our culture or our culture&...

FSLN Admin

Resource Spotlight: National Good Food Network

In this month's Resource Spotlight, we speak with Jeff Farbman of the Wallace Center to learn more about the resources availab...

FSLN Admin

Partner Profile: Detroit Food Policy Council

In this month’s Partner Profile we hear from Winona Bynum, the Executive Director of the Detroit Food Policy Council, about ...

Andrew Carberry

Hiring for a Program Associate Position at the Wallace Center

The Wallace Center’s Resilient Agriculture & Ecosystems (RAE...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

2018 Farm Bill: Funding Opportunities for Educators, Community Leaders and Farmers

The 2018 Farm Bill have included quite a few grants available for farm...

Tracy Lerman

NESAWG 2019 Conference Call for Proposals Closes June 8th!

26th Annual It Takes a Region Conference Call for Proposals Share your work at this year’s 26th Annual ...

Elly Brown

Hiring for Senior Policy Associate Role at San Diego Food System Alliance

We are seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Policy Associate...

Sandra Renner

Center for Rural Affairs is hiring

Hi Food Systems Leadership Network friends! I wanted to share these current open positions at Center for Rural Affairs, specifi...

Annalina Kazickas

Join us for the Second Annual Digital Meet Up!

Calling all network members: join us for the second annual FSLN Digital Meet Up! On May 21 at 2pm Central we'll be hosting ...

Catarina Rivera

Join a social impact travel experience to Puerto Rico this June with a #foodsovereignty theme!

Do you enjoy learning in context? Do you love to travel? Do you desire...

Annalina Kazickas

May's Coffee Chat on Volunteer Engagement

It goes without saying that there are bunch of organizations out there that engage volunteers on a regular basis. Volunteers can b...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

EXPOSURE TO THE FOOD SYSTEM: Farm Field Days maybe the Missing Link

As a child, I absolutely loved the great outdoors especially playing i...

FSLN Admin

Reflection Pool: Connecting to Farms, Land and People by Chelsea Frisbee

Connecting to Farms, Land and People Chelsea Frisbee, Intervale Cen...

FSLN Admin

Partner Profile: Sustainable Food Center

In this Partner Profile, we head down to Austin, Texas to speak with members of the Sustainable Food Center – a few of whom ...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Oh the Power of Networking

As I traveled the country attending agricultural conferences, seminars, and food system events, I have found there’s power in networking. What is networking? Networking is the abi...

Dawn Meader McCausland

Opening Community Facilities to Food Entrepreneurs

Communities are increasingly looking to tap the potential of existing, underutilized kitchens to support new food businesses and f...

Annalina Kazickas

FSLN plug has me thinking...

I saw this post by one of our Community Moderators, Dar Wolnik, plugging the FSLN and wanted to share with the rest of the FSLN community -- specifically, this part: I remembe...

Dar Wolnik

Proposals for Posters and Presentations for Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit Due May 3rd

The Summit will focus on “Entrepreneurship Opportunities Across ...

ELICIA CHAVEREST

Becoming A Good to Great Leader:  Discipline Always Win Results

Presently, I’m participating in the Diversity Leadership Colloqu...