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2106, 2018

Apply to join the Youth Council to plan the 2018 Youth Food & Farm Forum!

By |June 21st, 2018|Classifieds, Events, Food & Farm Forum, Newsflash!|0 Comments

For many years, the (adult) Food & Farm Forum has been the primary annual gathering of ASAN’s statewide network of farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates.  In 2018, approximately 200 diverse participants from across the state will convene for a weekend of community-building and fellowship combined with peer-to-peer, hands-on learning in the form […]

806, 2018

2018 Food & Farm Forum

By |June 8th, 2018|Eaters and Buyers, Events, Farmers and Gardeners, Food & Farm Forum, Movers and Shakers, Newsflash!|0 Comments

Friday-Saturday December 7-8, 2018
(Pre-Forum session Thurs Dec 6)
Camp McDowell
Nauvoo, AL
 
QUICK LINKS:
(see details under the respective headers below)

Registration form (all ages)

Lodging reservation form

Youth Forum additional required forms, in DOCX format (click to download)

Youth Forum additional required forms, in PDF format (click to download)

Scholarship application form

Full program (adult Forum)

Full program […]

806, 2018

4th Annual Graze: Birmingham

By |June 8th, 2018|Eaters and Buyers, Events, Newsflash!|2 Comments

Graze: Birmingham is a farm-to-fork picnic in which attendees “graze” on a wide variety of dishes, each produced by a different local farmer + local restaurant pair. Add in some picnic blankets, live music, and delicious local beverages… and it’s a picnic you don’t want to miss!

Sunday, September 9, 2018
5-8pm
Avondale Brewery

 

TICKETS

Graze tickets are […]

606, 2018

Introducing Laura Núñez

By |June 6th, 2018|Newsflash!|0 Comments

ASAN is pleased to welcome Laura Núñez to our staff as our new full-time Administrative & Program Assistant.  Laura, originally from Los Angeles, California, completed her undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania where she majored in international relations and minored in Korean. Laura has lived in many corners of the country before moving here, […]

506, 2018

Job alert: Youth Food & Farm Forum Coordinator

By |June 5th, 2018|Classifieds, Newsflash!|0 Comments

ASAN is thrilled to announce our plans for our first-ever Youth Food & Farm Forum, to be held this year in conjunction with our (adult) Food & Farm Forum, December 7-8 at Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, AL.

 

We are now hiring a Youth Food & Farm Forum Coordinator, which is a part-time contract position extending from […]

2105, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Marilyn Mannhard, Local Food Production Initiative

By |May 21st, 2018|Member Profiles|0 Comments

For more about the ASAN Member Profiles series, click here.  For a full collection of the profiles published thus far, click here.

 

Marilyn is originally from Alabama — she grew up in Fairhope where she currently resides. Her parents, who also grew up in Fairhope, were influenced by the Utopian vision of its founders. They were […]

2105, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Viperville Vegetable Farm

By |May 21st, 2018|Member Profiles|0 Comments

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For those of you who attended our 2017 Food & Farm Forum, you may recall seeing beautiful, enormous bulbs of garlic during our market night, they were quite a hit! Those beauties were from […]

2803, 2018

ASAN is hiring!

By |March 28th, 2018|Classifieds, Newsflash!|1 Comment

ASAN is hiring an Administrative & Program Assistant, who will report to the Executive Director and perform a variety of critical functions in the day-to-day operations of a small, growing organization.  This employee will be responsible for everything from day-to-day data entry and errands, to collaborating with other staff (and board and volunteers) to work […]

1303, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Working Cows Dairy

By |March 13th, 2018|Member Profiles|0 Comments

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Jan and Rinske de Jong bid farewell to their native home, the Netherlands to seek new opportunities in the United States. Leaving friends and family in Holland, they were guided by a passion and […]

1303, 2018

ASAN Member Profile: Kristin Woods

By |March 13th, 2018|Member Profiles|0 Comments

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Born in California and raised in Texas, Kristin Woods made her arrival in the southeast US in 1999 after landing a job as Process Development Scientist for Wayne Farms in Georgia, advising how to […]