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Young farmers help keep land in production

...apprenticeships at the Westchester County farm of Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, which promotes sustainable food systems. Stone Barns is putting on a young farmers conference next month that will feature presentations from young farmers...
Nation and World
Dirt Girl: Pushing back fall

...juneau.One of the SSP's goals is to create resilient food systems. In the Path to Prosperity competition, Columbine...Farms in Sitka is a 2015 Finalist. Lia Heifetz is a Food System Catalyst. Who wouldn't want to talk to someone with...
An Alaskan's Local Food our vibrant collection of wild foods can enrich our food system and the quality of life we all enjoy.Although it is...produce onto our plates? A few ideas for exploring your food system: support local producers by seeking out a farmer's...
October is Farm to School month

...local chef or expert in the community and discuss with students and faculty about the importance of local food and the food system.? Assign a class project to search the media for Farm to School related programs.? Conduct a taste test with local...
Police & Fire for Sunday, March 31, 2013

...At 11:43 a.m. Thursday, CCFR was dispatched to Hurlock Avenue for a fire alarm, and alarm sounded due to burnt food. System reset and returned to service.? At 4:50 p.m. Thursday, basic life support care was given to a man on Willoughby...
My Turn: Food for Thought: Are we really 'food secure?' secure." When studying our food system, I like to trace backwards how...chain as our food. Good news: Our food system works. That is why each of us ate today. The problem is that our food system is vulnerable, every step of the...
Alaska wild fish headed to rural school lunches

...Alaska's school children, provide opportunities for food systems and nutrition education, and support local businesses...project, she said. "It will connect kids to the local food system and how to use it." The Fisheries to Schools program...
Sitka farmers market grows

...other. He would help one of his friends prepare for market days by picking fresh flowers and vegetables. Bauer studied food systems and food science, and is interested in seeing the ways farmers markets are used to connect people to food."It's...
Winter Reel Food Film Festival launches this week

...growing national movement towards a healthy, sustainable food system has yielded a bumper crop of fascinating documentaries...across the country are all working together to create a food system that celebrates taste, health, community, and sustainability...
Juneau hosts 'Every Mile Is Worth It' run for suicide prevention

...potluck, and representatives from Slow Food Southeast Alaska and Full Circle Farm will be on hand to discuss local food systems and how to connect people back to the land and waters that provide our foods. Massage therapist Justin Powell will...


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