Education and Networking Opportunities

SEEKING: Strawberry Growers

Community Food Advocates is assisting Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) in gathering information from farmers interested in supplying MNPS with certain produce items in the coming years. MNPS’ Farm to School program aims to provide fresh, high-quality produce to our students, and to educate students...

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WEBINAR: Strategies for Managing Risk – JAN 15th

ncat_attraFrom NCAT – “Urban farmers face many risks in producing safe and affordable food. Some of the risks are common to all types of farming; however, many are unique to the urban setting, including zoning regulations, access to water, and managing contaminated soils. While many cities in the U.S. are working to address some of the needs of urban farmers, profitability remains a challenge.”