...a community of farmers, food purveyors, and engaged foodies dedicated to strengthening regional food systems.
Here are the areas and ideas we identified in 2013 that we felt are relevant to building capacity in Food Communities:
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2014 Community Building Projects:
The HarvestHand and Refresh Annapolis Valley communities launched F5://Food (Refresh Food) to provide a space for people to develop software based solutions that strengthen regional food systems. 17 ideas were pitched and 5 working teams formed. 75 farmers, foodies, designers, software developers, and marketers worked on projects for 48 hours before presenting to a panel of community judges. The winning team took home $1000 to put towards advancing their idea. Read more.
As it is easy to connect using new media tools tools, wouldn't it be great if we knew where all the Community Shared/Support Agriculture farms and networks around the world are? Imagine the possibilities for sharing and collaboration. We launched this map in collaboration with URGENCI (International CSA Map) and a number of Canadian CSA's.
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