New Orleans Food Policy Advisory Committee

Happenings

So many fantastic events coming from FPAC members and partners. If you have events to share, email Elisa@nolafoodpolicy.org at least 2 weeks in advance.


Courageous Conversations Highlight Local Food Work, Present Challenges for Discussion

The Courageous Conversation series of the 2018 Eat Local Challenge highlights local work to address and improve upon food access--with a trajectory toward local and healthy food--in New Orleans. Courageous Conversations bring to light the often-hidden challenges and opportunities in the New Orleans Food System and encourage us as local food-eaters to advocate for local food not only at our own tables, but for our neighborho…

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Upcoming FPAC partner and member events!

Film Screening! Think & Drink Screening: Just Eat It
Tuesday, April 3 at 6 PM - 8 PM @ The Blue House


Join YLC Recycles and The Blue House for a screening of Just Eat It, a film about food waste. Info here


Loyola's Cultural Conversations Lecture Series is hosting three upcoming events that might be of interest to FPAC members. All events are on Thursday evenings at 7:00, in the Whitn…

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Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (SSAWG) Conference Jan 17-20

Join other growers, ranchers, and organizations at the annual SSAWG conference, January 17-20 in Chattanooga. We hope to have a great big group of Louisiana growers representing and learning at the foremost sustainable agriculture conference in the South!

 

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Partner Event: Comprehensive Farm Loan Workshop Dec 9

COMPREHENSIVE FARM LOAN WORKSHOP
Saturday, December 9th ~ 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The Recirculating Farms Coalition and the Louisiana Chapter of the National Young Farmers Coalition, in cooperation with the USDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) are hosting the  last workshop of this year for farmers interested in learning how to apply for FSA loan programs and services. The Farm Service Agency offers farm loan assistance to farmers …

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