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Facebook Live with New Roots Community Farm – West Virginia Agrarian Commons

Virtual

Farm Manager Susanna Wheeler discusses New Roots Community Farm and the West Virginia Agrarian Commons, the fundraiser that is close to being fully funded which will put New Roots into the Agrarian Commons, the matching donor for the month of October, the Commons Blossom coffee opportunity, and more!

Free

Festival of What Works

Virtual

Director Ian McSweeney and staff member Rhys-Thorvald Hansen are presenting at the Festival of What Works on November 3 at 4pm.   About the event: The Festival of What Works is a unique, days-long, online celebration of community-led approaches to living well in place here in Salmon Nation—from the northern California coast to the slopes […]

Women Food & Agriculture Network Conference

Virtual

Agrarian Trust's Commons Alliance Facilitator, Johanna Rosen, will be presenting "Radical Collaborations in Land Access" with Vermont Law School's Center for Agriculture and Food Systems on November 5th from 2:00 - 3:30 pm EST at the Women Food & Agriculture Network conference. Register for the virtual event here.

$40

National Leadership Convergence

Virtual

Young Farmers 7th annual National Leadership Convergence will be held virtually as the second half of a two-year event with the theme of “Achieving Equity Through Agriculture.“ In 2021 we will gather in a hybrid virtual and in-person format to move from learning to action to make equitable change in our own food and farming communities. […]

Tilth Conference

Virtual

Staff member Thea Maria Carlson will be giving the keynote address during the second day of the Tilth Conference titled, "Farming for Our Collective Future". Staff member Rhys-Thorvald Hansen will also be speaking on the second day of the conference, giving a presentation titled, "Agriculture Commoning - Rethinking Farmland Access in WA State".   About […]

Our Common Ground: Innovations in Land Access

Virtual

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

Virtual

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 […]

Free

EcoFarm Conference

Virtual

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

Virtual

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 […]

Free

Cooperation in Ecology: From competition to collaboration

Virtual

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. […]

$60