Food Dignity

The Following Text via Food Dignity ———————————————————————————— The Food Dignity team is pleased and proud invite you to explore the: new Food Dignity website: www.fooddignity.org Food Dignity special issue (with open/public access) of the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development: https://www.foodsystemsjournal.org/index.php/fsj/issue/view/food-dignity-issue From 2011 to 2018, five US community-based food justice organizations collaborated with academic partners on … Continue reading Food Dignity

FOG: Organic Certification Cost Share Applications Due October 31

The Following Text via Florida Organic Growers ———————————————————————————— FOG, in cooperation with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS), is pleased to once again administer the 2017-2018 National Organic Certification Cost Share Program in Florida. The Organic Certification Cost Share Program provides cost share assistance to producers and handlers of agricultural products who are obtaining … Continue reading FOG: Organic Certification Cost Share Applications Due October 31

Press Release from Kai-Kai Farm

The Kai-Kai owners are learning what it takes to build a licensed commercial (farm) kitchen on well and septic in a Florida county which historically has opposed any commercial development in areas zoned “agricultural”.  Florida Agritourism Law 570-85 FS has started the conversation about food hubs and food processing on farms. The major hurdles are … Continue reading Press Release from Kai-Kai Farm

Introduction to the Coalition of Community Gardens – Tampa Bay

It was very rewarding to meet people from all over Florida, working in a wide range of overlapping fields at the recent Florida Food Policy Council.  The Coalition of Community Gardens – Tampa Bay attended for the first time and looks forward to introducing ourselves to you.  We are a network of 25+ community gardens … Continue reading Introduction to the Coalition of Community Gardens – Tampa Bay