The Green New Deal is increasingly becoming a hot topic in discussions about climate change.  Introduced by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Edward J. Markey earlier this year, the Green New Deal is a plan to fight climate change through moving away from fossil fuels, reducing greenhouse gas emissions across all sectors of the economy,…

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To Register:  Click HERE Meet Leah Penniman and hear her talk about her new book “Farming while Black” Thursday March 7th 6:30pm @ Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca. Suggested donation $5, nobody turned away. Leah Penniman visits Ithaca again this year! View our Past Events Page to see video of Leah’s Keynote at the Southside Community Center…

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On March 12th and 13th I attended the Just Food Conference in NYC. It was exciting to reconnect with the Just Food community, as I spent much of 2012 as an intern with their Farm School NYC program. Just Food has always inspired me with their commitment to lifting up the leadership and capacity of…

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