Upcoming Events

8.2.15 // 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Field to Table Dinner

To benefit the restoration and cultivation of the farm land at Rolling Ridge and to benefit New Entry Sustainable Farming Project's Farmland Matching Service.

8.4.15 // 1:00pm to 2:30pm

NIFTI Webinar 13: Incubator Farm Project Policies and Guidelines

Join NIFTI in a conversation with leaders from three Incubator Farm Projects from across the country about the policies and guidelines that define, direct and reinforce their work. Topics to be covered are: Origin of Policies & Guidelines Pre-requisites for Participation Required Documents Land Assignment and Expansion Farmer vs. Program Responsibilities Timeframe for Incubation Transitioning Farmers off the Incubator Process for Handling Violations Program Structure in Support of Mission Presenters include: Robin Chanin, Executive Director, Global Growers Network Maggie Donin, Beginning Farmer Specialist, The Intervale Center Katie Kubovcik, Training Program Manager, Minnesota Food Association

Updates

Greg Watson, former Massachusetts Commissioner of Agriculture, shows off the license plate design.

Choose Fresh and Local license plate registrations hit halfway mark!

An update on our push to launch a new Massachusetts license plate to benefit new farmers, farmers' markets, and the Commonwealth's food economy. (Hint: It's good news!)