We highlight the connections among food, water and energy, promoting a sustainable future through our projects including:
Congress will soon hold the first of many hearings to discuss what will be in the 2018 farm bill. If President Trump’s skinny budget is any indication of what’s to come, there may be a lot of critical food and farm programs cut from the bill. Here are some on the chopping block.
Agriculture and venture capital have joined forces to take the centuries-old concepts of hydroponics and aquaponics to new heights, turning them into what some are calling the future of urban agriculture.
Farmers were told to get big or get out, so some got big. Check out how the commodity crop system helps drive factory farming, pushes farm consolidation, contributes to pollution and how the products made with commodity crops affect our health.
Jen Campbell serves as Farm Director for the Bayard Cutting Arboretum CSA in Great River, New York, and 2017 marks her fourth year in this role. Read on to learn what inspires Jen, what is the one thing she wishes more people knew about sustainable agriculture and how the Bayard Cutting Arboretum CSA got its start.