Please share widely: Groundswell’s Sustainable Farming Certificate Program

Please share widely. NEWS RELEASE For immediate release: 1/27/12 Contact: Rachel Firak, New Farmer Training Coordinator, rfirak Groundswell’s Sustainable Farming Certificate Program now accepting applications New Farmers: Apply online for the 100-hour, April-November program Ithaca, NY – This spring, the Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming will again offer its full-season training program for […]

Fixers Collective… an idea for Ithaca…?

From: “Marian Brown” I noted this on the Center for a New American Dream e-newsletter today…. I LOVE this idea of a “fixers collective”… where people bring their “tired, their poor, their huddled masses yearning to” be repaired…. http://www.newdream.org/blog/fixers-collective Is this something we could do here….? We do have some specialized repair groups locally, like […]

Locally-Grown Foods Festival, Corning NY, Feb., 10th, 2012

Locally-Grown Foods Festival Friday, February 10th 4:00-8:00 PM Union Hall, 100 Civic Center Plaza, Corning – Meet farmers – Taste samples – Learn about local farms – Purchase local products – Recipies & Demonstrations – The public is cordially invited to a unique tasting experience. Sample locally produced meats, vegetables, fruits, cheeses, wines, and other […]