A Smarter Food System
There is a food revolution that is underway and expanding in leaps and bounds acoss the country. It is turning industrial agriculture on its head and grounded in the principles of economic and ecological integrity. Pioneering visionaries, family farmers, schools, stores, and supportive consumers are rebuilding a food system that nurtures both people and planet and is rooted in common sense.
Growing Power is a national nonprofit organization and land trust supporting people from diverse backgrounds, and the environments in which they live, by helping to provide equal access to healthy, high-quality, safe and affordable food for people in all communities. Read more.
Sustainable Food Systems
The Land Stewardship Project is a private, nonprofit organization founded in 1982 to foster an ethic of stewardship for farmland, to promote sustainable agriculture and to develop sustainable communities. Read more.
Read the Growing Power essay: "Creating Food Security, Improving Health, Creating Community"
Read the Land Stewardship Project essay: "The Next Generation of Family Farming"
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