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Blair Borax
February 22nd, 2017
The Portland Community College (PCC) Rock Creek Learning Garden in Portland, Oregon is a diverse 3.6-acre garden that includes 48 raised beds (32 for food production and 16 for staff, students, and faculty), approximately ¾ acre of row crops, a cob tool shed with solar powered irrigation, an earthen oven with a green roof, a bioswale and rainwater catchment system, 65-tree orchard, berries,...
Becca Miller
February 6th, 2017
With our campus nestled high within the Adirondack Mountains—rising above the neighboring winter-haven of Lake Placid, NY—North Country School (NCS) and Camp Treetops’ 200 acre property is one of the highest elevation farms in the state.  ...
Russell Sterten
January 11th, 2017
Back in November, Edible Schoolyard Berkeley chef teachers Esther Cook and Nick Lee led a cooking class at a K-8 community school in East Oakland called Roses in Concrete. The school is doing a lot of work to include gardening and cooking classes as...

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Professional Development Workshop: Garden Planning

When: March 2, 2017 4:30PM
- March 3, 2017 6:30PM PST
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5th Annual Massachusetts Farming Conference

When: March 4, 2017 9:00AM
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National Anti-Hunger Policy Conference

Join activists from around the country to network and advocate for policies to combat hunger in America....

When: March 5, 2017 9:00AM
- March 7, 2017 5:00PM PST
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Recommended Reading

Published: February 9, 2017
The Huffington Post
A food-service director makes hard-won progress in West Virginia. (Photo: Brandon R. Holgersen via Wikimedia Commons) 
Published: February 8, 2017
NPR
Many students go through college without adequate food or shelter. (Photo: Jared Benedict via Wikimedia Commons) 
Published: February 6, 2017
Civil Eats
Advocates and legislators face an uncertain food policy future. (Photo: UGA College of Ag & Environmental Sciences via Flickr)  
Published: February 2, 2017
The Huffington Post
Black youth take the lead in changing food and farming. (Photo: CRFS Project via Flickr)