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Jan 30, 2018 | Category: General

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New Orleans Food Policy Advisory Committee Policy Recommendations We, the members of the New Orleans Food Policy Advisory Committee, believe that all of our citizens deserve equal access to fresh, nutritious food and culturally approp…

Jan 9, 2018 | Category: Events

Save the Date! FPAC General Meeting

Please mark your calendars for the first FPAC meeting of 2018, to be held on January 25, 2:30-4pm.  Location: Broadmoor Arts and Wellness Center, 3900 General Taylor Join us for working group updates, program news, and planning fo…

Dec 19, 2017 | Category: General

FPAC Plan for the Future: Strategic Plan 2018-2021

FPAC Plan for the Future: Strategic Plan 2018-2021

Dec 5, 2017 | Category: Events

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…

Nov 29, 2017 | Category: Food Access

Running a Food Hub: USDA report on food hub closures and lessons learned

The report draws on national data and case studies to understand why some food hubs have failed in an effort to learn from their mistakes and identify general lessons so new and existing food hubs can overcome barriers to success. What you&r…

Nov 29, 2017 | Category: Food Production

Building a Future with Farmers: National Young Farmers Coalition report

From the National Young Farmers Coalition website: According to the 2017 National Young Farmer Survey, America’s new generation of young farmers expect to overcome major barriers to their success in agriculture, including access t…

Nov 29, 2017 | Category: Events

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…

Nov 28, 2017 | Category: Healthy Retail

Healthy Corner Store Collaborative launches Good 2 Go

Through work done in the business development working group, FPAC steering committee member Propeller and FPAC partners Liberty’s Kitchen and Top Box Foods have partnered with City of New Orleans to launch a healthy corner store progra…