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…. 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 […]