Serving Up Vermont
Posted by mfoerster on February 24, 2023
A Recap of the 41st Annual NOFA-VT Winter Conference
This past weekend folks from all over Vermont and the Northeast gathered at the University of Vermont for two days packed with workshops, networking, learning, listening, and delicious food at the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT)’s 41st annual winter conference. The theme of this year’s conference was “Back to the Roots,” which places emphasis on “returning to, nourishing, and regrowing our roots,” as stated by Grace Oedel, NOFA-VT’s Executive Director, in her opening speech for the weekend.
Posted by csehr on January 23, 2023
Co-op Seedling Grant Recipients Strengthen Our Local Food System
From providing nutritious, culturally relevant meals to improving farmworker housing, our 2021 Seedling Grant recipients are building resilience in our food system and our communities. What Are Co-op Seedling Grants? Through our Co-op Seedling Grant program, City Market grants funding to projects from Vermont non-profit organizations whose work strengthens our local food system. Co-op Seedling Grant funding has allowed local non-profits to pilot innovative new programs, experimenting to find what works and growing strength, justice and resilience in our food system.