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FARM MANAGER | STRENGTH TO LOVE II

APPLY: https://employ-and-relate.breezy.hr/p/98e86b9290d4-farm-manager Nature of work: Entails all management and operation of the 1.5-acre farm under the Strength to Love II (S2L2) program - a community-based program in west Baltimore’s Sandtown- Winchester...

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Grant Program Administrator-BIPOC Communities Program

The Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program seeks an administrator for our new BIPOC* Communities Grant Program (BCGP). Join the Northeast SARE team and help us launch an exciting new effort and assist in continuing existing...

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Food Crops Social Media Community Coordinator

Fully remote. This position is a coordinator role with a starting salary range between $64,500 - $72,000/yr  More details: https://foodcorps.hiringthing.com/job/794104/social-media-community-coordinator

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Love & Carrots Garden Maintenance and Installation Crew – DC Area

Love & Carrots is DC’s foremost urban farming and edible landscaping company. We design, install and maintain urban farms, vegetable gardens, and native landscapes across DC, MD, and VA. Through our garden care & coaching program we provide expert garden...

A letter from one of the BFTP founders, Cathy Tipper

Dear Friends and Family, As we begin our application process for the 2024 BFTP (Beginner Farmer Training Program) applicants, we continue to see struggles for the new farmers. As we approach 15 years of nourishing our beginner farmers with the necessary skills to...

Million Acre Challenge Releases 3-Year Report

The Million Acre Challenge helps Maryland farmers build soil health, increase farm profitability, and improve water quality – while making farms resilient and active in the face of climate change. Their farmer-focused collaborative uses soil health science, economics,...

Watch Dr. Rattan Lal’s 2023 Keynote Address

Dr. Rattan Lal is a Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science and is the founding Director of the CFAES Rattan Lal Center for Carbon Management and Sequestration at The Ohio State University. He received the  2020 World Food Prize for developing and...

2023 Future Harvest Conference Recap

Throughout the country each winter, small- to mid- scale diversified farmers travel to their region’s agricultural conferences to learn, share, collaborate and network. Keynote speakers inspire and encourage farmers of all experience levels with their stories and...