Farm Bill Passes, Includes $33 Million for FMPP

After traversing a long, circuitous route, including an override of the Presidential veto, the Farm Bill has finally passed, just ahead of the holiday weekend. FMC was among 1,054 organizations signing a letter in support of this override. See below ...
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Job Announcement—Executive Director of Portland Farmers Market

The mission of the Portland Farmers Market is to support our region's farms by connecting local food producers directly to consumers, strengthening urban-rural community bonds, and educating the general public on the benefits of eating locally produced food. Job Description ...
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New DVD Available for Screening at Farmers Markets

Asparagus! Stalking the American Life award-winning documentary film now released on DVD This award-winning independent documentary film tells the story of Oceana County, Michigan, whose spear-struck residents built their identity and economic survival on asparagus, but now find themselves taking ...
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Internship Opportunity at the Wallace Center for Sustainabile Agriculture

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT   Wallace Research Intern – Arlington, VA  Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International will be recruiting applicants for an internship with the Wallace Center.  The responsibilities, duties and qualifications are described in the attached ...
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Oregon Farmers Markets Association (OFMA) Enlists New Talent for 2008

Cottage Grove (April 2, 2008) – The Oregon Farmers Markets Association’s (OFMA) Board of Directors met for a two day retreat in late March to re-establish its Board of Directors and plan the future of the 20 year old organization ...
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National Good Food Network: Request for Proposals

Seed Funding for Moving Good Food into Larger-Scale Markets Wallace Center seeks regional leaders for National Good Food Network The Wallace Center at Winrock International seeks proposals from organizations and collaborative efforts ready to serve as Regional Lead Teams (RLT) ...
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