March 4 Farmhour

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Screen shot 2013-03-11 at 6.08.11 PMFor this evenings program we will be hearing from American Farmland Trusts New York Director David Haight to talk about the upcoming No Farms No Food Rally in Albany.

For this years rally,  three themes proposed by American Farmland Trust are
1. Protect Farmland from Development
2. Encourage State Agencies to Buy Food Grown in New York
3. Aid a New Generation of Farmers in Securing Farmland

Stay tuned to hear from David Haight and hear why you need to be in Albany on March 13, 2013.

And later in the hour we will hear from Severine von Tscharner Fleming
Severine is a farmer, activist, and organizer based in the Hudson Valley of New York. She is the director of The Greenhorns, a documentary film  and grassroots organization working to ”recruit, promote and support” the growing tribe of new agrarians. Severine will be speaking with us later in the hour about her newest project New Agrarian Networks and the recent publication of the 2013 New Farmers Almanac.

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