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screening in DC

Join the Neighborhood Farm Initiative for our 4th annual: Film and Food Event, Wednesday, October 24, 2012 (Food Day) 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm An evening of film, local fare from Dangerously Delicious Pies (created especially for this event), wine, and beer! NFI will present the spirited and whimsical documentary, Greenhorns, which explores the lives of America’s young farming community – its spirit, practices, and needs. […]

Posted: October 15 2012
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national farmers union internships

NFU’s Internship Program offers a ‘real world’ working experience with opportunities available in NFU’s Washington, D.C., office. NFU’s Internships typically last two months and may be tailored to the career goals of the individual. Internship areas of interest include communications, cooperative development, economics, education, membership marketing, policy research and political science.

Posted: March 28 2012
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give arcadia farms a boost

Arcadia Farms, a program under the DC non-profit Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture, has entered to win a $65,000 grant through Nature's Path Organic "Gardens for Good" contest. Three winning farms will be selected from the top ten finalists, so please vote for us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arcadiacenter A "Gardens for Good" grant would […]

Posted: September 26 2011
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super duper pig cafo panel in DC

The Center for Food Safety in collaboration with Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) and 'Seedling Projects' present a special film screening of Pig Business. Opening speech by Robert Kennedy, Jr. and Pig Business Director and Producer, Tracy Worcester “Pig Business on Capitol Hill” WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 6 p.m. U.S. CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER North Orientation Theater Washington, […]

Posted: March 2 2011