3110, 2018

Archived Issues of ASAN Update (Quarterly Newsletter)

By |October 31st, 2018|Eaters and Buyers, Events, Farmers and Gardeners, Food Policy, Intersections, Movers and Shakers, Newsflash!, Resources|0 Comments

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2018-19 WINTER: (click title to open PDF)

Outlook: 2018 Food & Farm Forum
Save with the Alabama Renewable Energy Assessment Program
Hometown Action and ASAN Launch Community […]

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 […]

2109, 2017

2017 Food & Farm Forum

By |September 21st, 2017|Events, Food & Farm Forum, Resources|0 Comments

 

The 2017 Food & Farm Forum will take place Friday and Saturday December 8-9 at Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, AL.  The event will start Friday morning and conclude Saturday evening, so participants traveling from farther parts of the state are encouraged to arrive Thursday evening and depart Sunday morning.

We’ll be posting more information here in […]

1407, 2017

3rd Annual Graze: Birmingham

By |July 14th, 2017|Events|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 17, 2017
5-8pm
Avondale Brewery

 

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505, 2017

Help “Cultivate ASAN” in 2017!

By |May 5th, 2017|Events, Take Action!, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network (ASAN) invites you to join us as we imagine and envision a course for our next few years.  See this previous post for more background about why we’re undertaking this process now, and an overview of our plans for the year.

What do you imagine sustainable farming will look like in […]

1210, 2016

2016 Regional Food & Farm Forums

By |October 12th, 2016|Eaters and Buyers, Events, Farmers and Gardeners, Food & Farm Forum, Movers and Shakers, Newsflash!|0 Comments

 

ASAN’s annual series of Regional Food & Farm Forums will convene farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates to “cross-pollinate” and learn from one another, in four locations around the state (see below).

ABOUT THE REGIONAL FORUMS:
The Regional Forums are training and networking events that bring together small-scale and sustainable farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good […]

406, 2015

Join Us for ASAN’s 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums!

By |June 4th, 2015|Events, Food & Farm Forum|0 Comments

The 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums will convene farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates to “cross-pollinate” and learn from one another.

The dates and locations for the 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums series are as follows.  Don’t miss these fantastic events!  And be sure to keep an eye on this page for […]

1803, 2014

Join ASAN for a Potluck in Your Community!

By |March 18th, 2014|Eaters and Buyers, Events, Farmers and Gardeners|0 Comments

Are you a farmer, gardener, or lover of sustainably and locally grown food? You are invited to join the Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network for one of our community potlucks, being held throughout the state in the month of April!
Get to know other folks in your community who are growing, eating, and supporting sustainable food! Plus, […]