Tag Archives: Community Farm Alliance

You’re Invited: CFA Field Day at Cedar Creek Vineyards

It’s that time again… another field day with Community Farm Alliance and the Agricultural Legacy Initiative! Join us on Saturday for an amazing evening of networking with other farmers (as well as non-farmers like me!) and ¬†touring one of my favorite farms in Kentucky. I am even more excited than usual because this week’s event […]

Continue Reading

You’re Invited: Community Farm Alliance Field Day

I’ve said it before and I will say it again… if you aren’t a member of Community Farm Alliance, you really should be. There is no other grassroots organization doing more important work for small Kentucky farms than CFA. I was recently interviewed for their newsletter, and here is what I had to say about […]

Continue Reading

Healthy Food, Local Farms Conference

{I had an amazing time attending the Healthy Food, Local Farms Conference in Louisville in October. This is one of the best things related to sustainability that happens in this state, so mark your calendars to attend next year on October 12th. I appreciate new SK contributor Nick Redmond weighing in with his perspective on […]

Continue Reading

Field to Fork Festival 2012

I had the privilege of presenting a workshop to about 100 of Kentucky’s best and brightest students a few weekends ago at the Field to Fork Festival in Paint Lick, Kentucky. I taught seed bomb production to participants in the Governor’s Scholar program. We used red clay dug from my home and ¬†mixture of native […]

Continue Reading

Spotlight on Community Farm Alliance

Farming can be lonely work. Most true farmers are driven by a passion the rest of us simply can’t understand. As hard as we try, we will never understand why someone would choose to live by seasons and weather and product prices that are beyond their control. Why give up a nice, cushy desk job […]

Continue Reading