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26 09, 2018

2018 Food & Farm Forum – Sessions

By |2019-01-30T03:18:58+00:00September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

General Forum sessions (Fri 12/7 and Sat 12/8): Below is a list of CONFIRMED sessions for the Food & Farm Forum. Pests and Weeds - How Are You Managing Them? A Farmers’ Roundtable Discussion - Caylor Roling, EAT South Farm Hacks: Building our Way to Sustainability - Billy Mitchell, National Farmers Union Sustainable Woodland Management [...]

25 09, 2018

2018 Youth Food & Farm Forum

By |2019-01-30T03:18:58+00:00September 25th, 2018|Food & Farm Forum, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We are thrilled to announce that in 2018, alongside the (adult) Food & Farm Forum, for the first time ever we will be holding a Youth Food & Farm Forum geared towards youth ages 14-21! Use the links at the top of the main Forum landing page to: Register for the Youth Forum Reserve lodging [...]

5 05, 2017

Help “Cultivate ASAN” in 2017!

By |2019-01-30T03:18:59+00:00May 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 [...]

12 04, 2017

ASAN Welcomes New Development Director AND Grows Into New Office Space!

By |2019-01-30T03:18:59+00:00April 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ASAN is growing as fast as the henbit and chickweed, this spring!  We are thrilled to make TWO major announcements this week, about the growth of our organization: New staff: First, we are thrilled to welcome Christine (Chris) Meyer onto the ASAN staff as our new Development Director!  Chris will help raise funding and awareness for [...]

25 08, 2016

2nd Annual Graze: Birmingham

By |2017-07-14T18:12:44+00:00August 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Buy your tickets here! Facebook event here (invite your friends)! 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 [...]

15 06, 2016

Finding Local Food, Farms, and Markets Near You

By |2019-01-30T03:19:00+00:00June 15th, 2016|Eaters and Buyers, Farmers and Gardeners, Resources, Uncategorized|0 Comments

One of the most common types of questions we get is along the lines of: "Where can I find   {farm product}    near where I live in    {town}     ?"   It's exciting to hear these questions, because it means that customers are wanting local food! Between 2010 and 2013, ASAN produced several [...]

5 12, 2015

ASAN to Receive Proceeds from Whole Foods Market Mountain Brook’s 5% Community Giving Day on December 8!

By |2019-01-30T03:19:00+00:00December 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We are thrilled to announce that the Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network (ASAN) has been selected by Whole Foods Market (WFM) Mountain Brook, as the beneficiary of this quarter’s 5% Community Giving Day!  Five percent of the store’s net proceeds on Tuesday, December 8, 2015, will be donated to support ASAN.  This generous donation will enable [...]

1 01, 2001

Thank you!

By |2019-01-30T03:19:01+00:00January 1st, 2001|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thanks for purchasing tickets to Graze: Birmingham, and thank you for your support for ASAN! There's no ticket or printout -- all you need to do is show up hungry on Sunday, and we'll have your name (the name you entered in the checkout process) at the front table, and your fork! There you'll also [...]