In the face of soaring obesity and hunger rates, socioeconomic decline, and threats of peak soil and peak oil, many communities are making paths to a brighter future by building community food systems that aim to nourish everyone in current and future generations.
Starting April 2011, Food Dignity is a 5-year initiative to trace these paths taken by five US communities and to collaborate in mapping and traveling the most appropriate and effective roads forward for creating sustainable community food systems that build food security.
The Food Dignity team includes dozens of people at two universities, one “action-think” tank, one college, and five community-based organizations. Read more about the Food Dignity team on our Partners page.
Our current working vision is of a society where each community exercises significant control over its food system through radically democratic negotiation, action and learning in ways that nurture all of our people and sustain our land for current and future generations, and where universities and cooperative extension are supportive partners in this process… READ MORE.
Food Dignity Project
2 months ago
Everyone should check out Feeding Laramie Valley Shares new website! It's beautiful! ...
Feeding Laramie Valley
grassroots community led work for equitable, sustainable food security and sovereignty in Albany County, Wyoming
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Feeding Laramie Valley Shares
1 week ago
Thanks to Jemila Sequeira our partner in social change work with heart, for sharing the link to this great article. Here's to true community led efforts for a better world. Help keep Feeding Laramie Valley on the right path! ...
Are you or your org guilty of Trickle-Down Community Engagement?
In Seattle, if you’re a person of color and you walk down a dark alley late at night and you feel like you’re being followed, it’s probably someone trying to do some community engagement: “Psst…hey...
24 hours ago
Help 4 Food Justice advocates make a Youth Food Justice Zine. Please check out our blog below for more info or if you would like to contribute to our zine. #youthfoodjusticezine youthfoodjusticezine.wordpress.com/ ...
Youth Food Justice - The Zine
(by Miyuki Baker)
Dig Deep Farms
2 weeks ago
Beautiful if I say so myself. ...
And yet another big day at Dig Deep Farms!
We have a new website that we are quite happy to share with the world!
Here it is:
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave, Dept 3196
Laramie, Wyoming 82071
Phone: 307 399 3247
Fax: 307 766 4098