Centering Equity at Groundswell Center – September FFJ Recap!

This month our Farming for Justice Discussion Group featured us here at Groundswell Center, speaking about  the work we’ve been doing around Equity in the organization. The presentation and discussion was recorded, which you can view here. In short, we center equity in our organization because that is the future of farming and a sustainable…

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The 2017 Ag-Census, and You.

The San Diego Food System Alliance put out a brief article, that begins by succinctly describing the 2017 Ag-Census, and why its now 2019 and we’re only talking about it now: “This is an 820-page report that boasts 6.4 million new points of data about America’s farms and ranches and those who operate them. You…

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The Farm Bill and YOU

It’s a Farm Bill Year. But the current version is still in negotiations between the House and the Senate – and the fast-approaching deadline for congressional action is September 30th 2018. Last month we co-sponsored a Farm Bill Forum coordinated by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, NSAC, National Young Farmers Coalition, and Food & Health Network…

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