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August Updates & Opportunities

Conferences and Events Sustainable Agriculture Education Association Conference, August 3-4, 2014, Raleigh, NC. Registration begins May 1st for the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association Conference. Registration and more information will be available here. West Virginia Organic Agriculture Research Farm Field Day, August 7, 2014, Morgantown,…

July Updates and Opportunities

Conferences and Events Fruit Drying Workshop, July 8, 2014, Kearneysville, WV. WVU Jefferson County Extension is hosting a fruit drying workshop that will explore topics including product and process development, ingredients, product safety, and storage and handling. The workshop costs…

Socially Just Food Systems as a Way of Thinking

This post was contributed by Phil D’Adamo-Damery. I recently had the opportunity to attend the annual conference of Agriculture Food and Human Values Society in Burlington,  Vermont. As in past years, the conference consisted of presentations by community and university…

June Updates & Opportunities

Conferences & Events    Try This Conference, June 6-7, WV Wesleyan, Buckhannon WV, Enjoy two idea-packed, inspiring days with like-minded people. Meet people from all over the state who are doing great things to help their communities. Trade ideas! Join forces! Get inspired, learn, plan…

Food System Innovations

This post was contributed by Emily Edmonds: Working in food systems often means working on the edge, with new problems and new solutions. Although it may feel like chaos, it’s often that sense of creativity and innovation that keeps us…