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 three universities, 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.
Feeding Laramie Valley Shares
13 hours ago
The tents are doing great. We're about to get another harvest of herbs and lettuce from the big one, and soon some radishes too! The smaller has starts now. Today we planted peppers, tomatoes, and asparagus! ...
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East New York Farms!
15 hours ago
Calling all ENYF! Alumni! Upcoming Job Opportunity with FoodCorps:Edible Schoolyard NYC is a FoodCorps host site and plans to host a group of service members for the 2015-16 school year!FoodCorps service members will focus their energy on programs and activities in 1-3 schools that support FoodCorps' three pillars of service: 1) knowledge: teaching kids about what healthy food is and where it comes from; 2) engagement: building and tending school gardens where children grow, cook and taste real food; and 3) access: sourcing high-quality local food for school lunches. For more details about FoodCorps service and benefits, as well as the online application, follow this link! Applications are due by Tuesday, March 31st. foodcorps.org/become-a-service-member/apply-now ...
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If you are selected to advance to the next round in the selection process, your application materials will be sent to one state for review. You will be given an opportunity to select your first, second, and third choice state(s) within your application, including the option to serve anywhere. The Ho…
Dig Deep Farms
1 day ago
Dig Deep Farms added 2 new photos. ...
Food Dignity Project
4 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
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave, Dept 3196
Laramie, Wyoming 82071
Phone: 307 399 3247
Fax: 307 766 4098