Author: growers

Farm Day – June 9th 2013

Community Food Advocates hosts A Family Farm Day at Buffalo Family Farm with: MUSIC. LOCAL FOOD. BEER. SILENT AUCTION. ECO CRAFTS. FACE PAINTING. GAMES. PETTING ZOO. Event proceeds support Growing Healthy Kids, a program of Community Food Advocates, which brings parents of public school children, students, and...

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USDA-NRCS Extends Signup for Organic Initiative

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Acting State Conservationist John Rissler reminds producers that Tennessee has $170,000 in funds available for certified organic farmers or those transitioning to organic agriculture.  link..  ...

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Lawmakers Announce Plans for 2013 Farm Bill

FROM THE NSAC THIS WEEK Lawmakers Announce Plans for 2013 Farm Bill "This week, Agriculture Committee leaders announced plans for starting the 2013 Farm Bill process. Because a new Congress started this year, Congress cannot pick up where it left off with the farm bill last...

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Nashville Farm & Garden Matchmaker

Do you know of land within 100 miles of Nashville that is available for someone to farm or garden on? Anything from a backyard to a 100 acre farm goes--give us the information below, and Nashville Grown will add it to an online interactive map...

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