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5 12, 2019

2019 Food & Farm Forum / Youth Food & Farm Forum

By |2019-09-10T17:44:57+00:00December 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Be a part of the 2019 Food & Farm Forum and Youth Food & Farm Forum, the largest annual gathering of ASAN’s statewide network of farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates. Diverse participants from across the state will convene to swap stories, ideas, and wisdom, and to together build a more robust local [...]

24 04, 2019

Apply to lead (or co-lead) a session at the 2019 Forum!

By |2019-04-24T19:42:12+00:00April 24th, 2019|Events, Food & Farm Forum|0 Comments

Do you have the perfect idea for a session for this year's Food & Farm Forum / Youth Food & Farm Forum?  (December 6-7, 2019, in Fairhope, AL)  We want to hear about it! This year we are trying something new -- we are inviting session proposals from our entire network (and beyond), to build [...]

23 03, 2019

Natural Resource Workshop

By |2019-03-15T19:20:36+00:00March 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: TOPICS OF DISCUSSION: Food Safety Hoop House Management & Productions Youth Involvement/Community Development  (D.L. McGuire & Charles Lumpkin) USDA Program Participation Veteran Farmers/Grazing System (Dallas Co. Veterans H. Blackman & Charles Lumpkin) Access Road Development (Forestry, Wildlife, Livestock Access) Lunch will be served. Contact Persons: Hubert Blackmon-334.412.5298 or 334.996.0077 Ruby Ellis-334.878.0049 or [...]

9 03, 2019

Farm in the City: Organic Gardening 3.0 at E.A.T. South

By |2019-01-07T20:16:40+00:00March 9th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Farm in the City is our workshop series to get your garden growing. Organized for adults and garden-enthusiastic youth, the workshops include hands-on activities and lots of gardening information. Learn how to raise your own backyard chickens, grow food without harmful chemicals, and more. ……………….. This event is not hosted by ASAN. [...]

9 03, 2019

Magic City Youth Assembly

By |2019-03-05T23:09:36+00:00March 9th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: JOIN US ON SATURDAY for fun, learning, growing and envisioning a better Birmingham for all! Rooted in the legacy of countless People’s Movement Assemblies across the nation and globe, the Magic City Youth Assembly participants (ages ~17-30) will connect, discuss the challenges facing our communities, and brainstorm solutions for a more equitable [...]

20 02, 2019

Apply to join the 2019 ASAN Youth Council!

By |2019-03-15T20:42:55+00:00February 20th, 2019|Classifieds, Events, Food & Farm Forum, Newsflash!|2 Comments

In 2018, alongside the (adult) Food & Farm Forum, we held our first-ever Youth Food & Farm Forum, geared towards youth ages 14-21.  The Youth Forum was planned, promoted, and executed by our six-member Youth Council from around the state, along with our Youth Forum Coordinator. About 25 youth attended the inaugural Youth Forum, and [...]

24 01, 2019

Job alert: 2019 Youth Food & Farm Forum Coordinator

By |2019-01-31T19:19:09+00:00January 24th, 2019|Classifieds, Food & Farm Forum, Newsflash!|0 Comments

The first-ever Youth Food & Farm Forum, held in December 2018, was a huge, huge success! ASAN is thrilled to announce that we will again be forming a Youth Council and holding a Youth Food & Farm Forum in 2019!  The Youth Council will form in the spring and will plan the 2019 Youth Forum, [...]

7 12, 2018

ASAN Food & Farm Forum and Youth Food & Farm Forum

By |2018-10-20T14:23:38+00:00December 7th, 2018|0 Comments

The ASAN Food & Farm Forum is the central annual gathering of ASAN’s statewide network of farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates. Diverse participants from across the state will come together for a weekend of “cross-pollinating” and collaboration to build a more robust local food system throughout Alabama. You don't want to miss [...]

24 10, 2018

United Nations Day

By |2018-10-20T13:30:37+00:00October 24th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: UNA  USA Greater Birmingham Chapter Invites you to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights 'Human rights, close to home' With a special program: Youth Engaged! Join us as we Rally for our world! The United Nations Association - USA Greater  Birmingham Chapter has a goal of creating opportunities to foster [...]

21 06, 2018

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

By |2019-02-20T17:26:29+00:00June 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 [...]