Category: Policy

National Young Farmers Coalition

– Kate Greenburg Founded in 2010 by three young farmers, the National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC) represents, mobilizes, and engages young farmers to ensure their success. With three farmer-driven chapters in Colorado and over 24 nation-wide, NYFC is building a movement through which young farmers can find land and […]

Just Say NO to Chicken from China

There’s something awesome about being on the frontier of globalization – with the opportunity to see trade increase amongst individuals all over the world while improving the standard of living and quality of life of millions of people who have struggles much worse that most of us in […]

Roaring Fork Food Policy Council

– Gwen Garcelon A few years ago I watched a documentary called The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil, about how Cubans re-invented their entire agricultural system after being cut off from their oil supply in 1989, coming almost entirely from the USSR. Their economy was in […]