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NAFSN On Level Ground Webinar #1, featuring ORIS - Shared screen with speaker view
Kim Hines
22:43
We encourage your questions and comments. Please send your questions by chat at any time. We will curate them and present them toward the end of our hour together.
Suan Dalandan
27:15
Please explain the acronym NACP. Thank you
Jameson Small
28:44
New American Sustainable Agriculture Project
Jameson Small
29:29
Many similar orgs use the same platform from Tufts/New Entry
Suan Dalandan
30:24
Thank you! We need to explore that platform!
Jameson Small
30:43
great train the trainer resources as well
Kim Hines
32:33
https://nesfp.org/organizations/new-american-sustainable-agriculture-project-cultivating-community
Suan Dalandan
32:40
Was that Dunbarton farm land originally farmed with conventional measures? Did you need to do a lot of soil remediation work?
Liz Manes
40:30
Average acreage of leased farm plots ?How easy was it to get Somalian traditional crops to ‘adjust’/grow in New England ? ;)And did I miss … how many farmers are now participating ? Men and Women,I assume ? Thanks …
NAFSN | Amy Christian
46:06
NRCS = USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Anthony Munene
48:48
We have a Total number of 39 farmers currently ,27 women and 11 men.
Suan Dalandan
49:24
Additional benefit of NRCS is their awesome free technical assistance and engineering assistance. but you are right on the proactive part with them!
Suan Dalandan
53:06
Love those projects!❣️
Liz Manes
01:07:18
Cost to lease acreage at Dunbarten/Fresh Start Farm ?
Suan Dalandan
01:16:33
That food safety is a good opportunity for training and building a job opportunity for someone in the community. We have used the train the trainer model for this in PA with success.
Suan Dalandan
01:17:20
Do you incorporate composting programs at the farms?
Suan Dalandan
01:18:05
Do you foresee any animal farming at any of your farms in the future?
Liz Manes
01:22:56
THANK YOU for answers and FULL presentation !! Very insightful and inspiring … Cheers to 2022 !
Kim Hines
01:25:35
We’ll include links to the JAFSCD articles in the follow up email to all of you with a recording to this webinar in a few days.
Suan Dalandan
01:25:47
Thank you - I am inspired!