What brought you to American Farmland Trust and what has kept you here for 13 years?
I grew up in a very rural part of Upstate New York in a community that was dominated by dairy farms and apple trees. What I always appreciated growing up was the importance of helping to protect the natural environment
Continue reading Spreading the No Farms No Food® Message in New York: An Interview with David Haight, New York Director, American Farmland Trust
Farmers, food advocates, environmentalists and local officials came together in force for the No Farms No Food Rally at the State Capitol in Albany March 15th. Over 140 individual participants and 70 supporting organizations joined forces and met with more than 100 state legislators. We spoke out for state programs that: help protect farms in
Continue reading In New York, A Call to Farms!