Land Access Innovations Workshop for Land Trusts

Apply by this Friday, July 25th for NYFC and Equity Trust’s Land Access Innovations Workshop for land trusts. The one-day, in-person training is aimed at staff from a select group of land trusts that have a high degree of commitment and sufficient capacity to move forward in the implementation of farm protection projects that incorporate affordability innovations. Topics will include: easement tools and ground leases, fundraising, monitoring... Read More

Introducing NYFC’s Newest Advisory Committee Members – Tess Brown-Lavoie

This past month NYFC welcomed three new members to its advisory committee.  We are excited to be working with these extremely accomplished farmers and advocates who bring with them a diverse range of experiences and skills!  In order to better acquaint them with the NYFC community, we will be posting a quick introduction of each over the upcoming week.  The first new board member is Tess Brown-Lavoie.  Tess is a first generation urban farmer... Read More