Mar 05, 2018

Enhancing Food Security in the Northeast through Regional Food Systems (EFSNE) papers now available

Mar 01, 2018

Emerging leaders Vanessa Garcia Polanco and Amirio Freeman, who attended last year's It Takes a Region conference, reflect on the role of young people in food systems work, and especially how hosting organizations present young people's programs and ideas at conferences. They have even provided a helpful summary of do's and dont's for food systems leaders.

Jan 30, 2018

Meet Nicole, farmer, advocate, and NESAWG's new Policy Associate.

Jan 19, 2018

Meet Allison Blansfield, Value Chain Manager at sweetgreen and new NESAWG Board member

Dec 28, 2017

The 2017 Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group It Takes a Region Conference broke the mold. NESAWG has been putting on successful food systems conferences for 25 years, drawing thousands of sustainable food systems leaders, including farmers, researchers policy wonks, students, urban growers, youth, food justice activists, health care practitioners, entrepreneurs, farm to school advocates, and many others together to cross-pollinate and engage with the complicated problems we must confront to transform the food system. Here’s some of what we learned and how we’re applying these lessons to transforming the food movement.

Aug 28, 2017

​Dr. Samina Raja is a global leader in food systems planning.

Aug 11, 2017

Welcome Cheyenna Layne Weber!

Jul 21, 2017

NESAWG welcomes new board members Heber Brown and Diana Robinson!

Feb 14, 2017

The New England Grassroots Fund is offering the NESAWG community a special discount for the upcoming RootSkills Trainings

Feb 10, 2017

Welcome Tracy Lerman, NESAWG's newest Executive Director