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Our Common Ground: Innovations in Land Access


Join MALT for Our Common Ground, a series of conversations to surface creative, collective solutions to some of our most pressing global challenges. MALT CEO Thane Kreiner, Ph.D., and guest panelists will explore a range of issues related to the future of agriculture and food such as diversity and social justice in food systems, regenerative agriculture and […]

Facebook Live with Dr. Shakara Tyler


Facebook Live with Dr. Shakara Tyler on Wednesday, January 12th, at 5pm EST/4pm CST/ 2pm PST. She’s currently the board president of the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network and a co-founder of the Detroit Black Farmer Land Fund. She works with several Black agrarian organizations around the country, and earned her PhD from MSU […]


EcoFarm Conference


Agrarian Trust's Kendra Johnson will be presenting "21st-Century Land Reform: Community Models for Farmland Tenure" at the 2022 EcoFarm Conference on Saturday, January 22 from 8:30 am - 10:00 am. The conference will be held January 19-22, 2022 at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, California. Full conference schedule here.  Register for the conference […]

Tennessee Local Food Summit


A panel of organizations and individuals taking creative approaches to access land will speak about their work at the virtual Tennessee Local Food Summit. Hear from The Agrarian Trust, The Nashville Food Project, and others as they detail their successes and difficulties in their unconventional approaches to finding land for food production. We hope this […]

Alternative Forms of Farmland Tenure with the Canadian National Farmers Union

The third of a four part series presented by the Canadian National Farmers Union (via Zoom, February 17th, 1 - 2 pm EST) How might we provide secure, equitable, long-term land tenure to farmers? As farmers and farmworkers, fair and equitable access to farmland is an increasingly complex issue, in which the Agrarian Trust has […]


Cooperation in Ecology: From competition to collaboration


Each of us stands in the midst of massive crises: climate change, wildfires, drought, massive social disparities and injustice, disappearing topsoil and biodiversity, a pandemic with no end in sight. At the root of all of these external manifestations of crisis is a deep separation in human relationships to the Earth, each other, and ourselves. […]


Land Access Discussion Part II + River Swim

Sequatchie Cove Farm 320 Dixon Cove RoadSequatchie, TN, 37374 320 Dixon Cove Road, Sequatchie, TN

Join the Southeast Tennessee chapter of the National Young Farmers Coalition at Sequatchie Cove Farm for a dip in the river, plus Part II in our Land Access Discussion Series. Kristina Rossi Villa from Agrarian Trust will be leading a discussion about land access issues and creative solutions. This event will be potluck style, so […]

Emerging Land Ownership Models: Agrarian Commons


About this event The USDA National Agricultural Library is hosting a three-part series on alternative land ownership models organized by the Agricultural Law Information Partnership. The second part, Emerging Land Ownership Models: Agrarian Commons will take place on Thursday, September 22nd at 2:00pm ET. This installment will feature a panel on innovative land access models, including community […]


Kristina Villa at the Southeast Regional Biodynamic Conference

Long Hungry Creek Farm 2250 Heady Ridge Rd, Red Boiling Springs, TN

Communications Director Kristina Villa will be presenting at the Southeast Regional Biodynamic Conference at Long Hungry Creek Farm in Red Boiling Springs, TN. Community-governed land held outside of the private market can increase land access and justice for the next generation of farmers and ranchers, while creating a pathway for aging farmers to retire with […]

$50 – $150

Secure Land Tenure as a Climate Solution: CalCan Summit 2022

Thea Maria Carlson from Agrarian Trust will be speaking as a part of a panel on climate resilience and land tenure. Secure land tenure is critical for farmers to be able to successfully adopt and sustain healthy soils practices to build climate resilience, yet it is often overlooked in policy discussions. In particular, new and […]

Future Harvest- Agrarian Commons and Land Tenure Tools for Farmers

Land access, affordability, and secure tenure are critical challenges for beginning farmers. Communities can help address these issues for farmers. This online workshop will explore innovative land tenure tools being used by farmers across the country and highlight Agrarian Trust’s approach to land ownership that offers long-term tenure with opportunities to build equity. We will […]