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404, 2017

Black Farmers Are Back And On the Rise

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: New Farmers|0 Comments

These Black farmers don’t stop at healthy food. They’re healing trauma, instilling collective values, and changing the way their communities think about the land. A few years ago, while clearing [...]

1005, 2016

FAMU Perpetual Land Grant Cooperative in Brooksville, Florida

By |May 10th, 2016|Categories: Community, World|0 Comments

Tribune staff  Published: October 20, 2015 More than 3,800 acres of land and 19 buildings in Brooksville were transferred today to Florida A&M University from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. FAMU [...]

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404, 2017

Black Farmers Are Back And On the Rise

These Black farmers don’t stop at healthy food. They’re healing trauma, instilling collective values, and changing the way their communities think about the land. A few years ago, while clearing dried broccoli stalks from the tired soil of our land at Soul Fire Farm in upstate New York, I received a cold call from Boston. On the other end was a Black woman, unknown to me, who wanted to share her story of trying to make it as a farmer. [...]