Author: growers

Southern SAWG: Veteran Scholarships Available

Southern SAWG: Veteran Scholarships Available Limited scholarships are available for military veterans who would like to attend Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group’s (SAWG) annual Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms Conference. The popular conference, which is being held January 25-28, 2017, in Lexington, Kentucky, focuses...

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TOGA included in the 2016 Good Food Org Guide

TOGA included in the 2016 Good Food Org Guide Tennessee Organic Growers Association is honored to be included in this year's Good Food Guide Food Tank and the James Beard Foundation have just released the third annual Good Food Org Guide, which features 1,000 nonprofit organizations creating...

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2016 National Organic Research Agenda Report

2016 National Organic Research Agenda Report The 2016 National Organic Research Agenda (NORA) report provides comprehensive recommendations for future investment in organic agricultural research. These recommendations are based on OFRF's 2015 survey of organic farmers, nationwide listening sessions with organic farmers, and a review of...

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Senator Stabenow Announces the Urban Agriculture Act of 2016

Senator Stabenow Announces the Urban Agriculture Act of 2016 U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, today announced the most comprehensive urban agriculture bill to be introduced in Congress. The Urban Agriculture Act of 2016 will help create...

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