From the Field

Two Days of Soil, Science, and Solutions

March 2, 2017

By Nina F. Ichikawa This week was the biannual summit of the California Climate & Agriculture Network (CalCAN).* This coalition of farms, advocacy organizations, scientists, and policy experts seeks to advance climate solutions... READ MORE

Sourcing Sustainable Food at UC Berkeley

February 28, 2017

Civil Eats recently published an article highlighting efforts across the ten University of California (UC) campuses to increase the amount of sustainable food purchased by university food services. According to its 2016 Annual... READ MORE

Honoring Kathy Ozer, Family Farm Advocate

January 26, 2017

By Nina F. Ichikawa, Policy Director Kathy Ozer was born August 4, 1958, and taken from us way too early. We have lost a lion of the food and farming movement. In the more than quarter-century she led the National Family Farm... READ MORE