Author: growers

JOB: 2-3 Farmers Market Helpers

Peaceful Pastures is looking for 2-3 Farmers Market Helpers to take our great meats from the farm to markets in Nashville/Franklin Friday evenings and/or Saturday mornings. This is a great job for a college student, retired person or SAH mom. Pay is flat fee--not sales...

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Federal Loans Increase Access to Farmland

"Access to affordable farmland is one of the most significant challenges that new and aspiring farmers face when looking to start a career in agriculture. Whether trying to find land in California’s Central Valley or New York’s Hudson Valley, land access can often be...

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Colleges and the Real Food Challenge

One hundred and forty universities, including Johns Hopkins, Brown, University of California at Berkeley, Indiana University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, have signed onto the Real Food Challenge, measuring and reporting on the amount of sustainably-produced food served on campus. And...

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