Apply now for NRDC's Growing Green Award!


NRDC Growing Green Award logoDo you know someone who deserves to be acknowledged for their outstanding work in the field of sustainable food? The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has put out a call for submissions to its fourth annual “Growing Green Award,” a recognition for individuals who have made contributions that advance ecologically integrated farming practices, climate stewardship, water stewardship, farmland preservation, and social responsibility from farm to fork.

There are four categories – Food Producer, Business Leader, Food Justice Leader, and Young Food Leader – with cash prizes ranging from $2,500 to $1,000 and a celebratory event in May, 2012. Applications need to be in by December 9th, 2011, so if you have someone in mind, visit the NRDC website and fill out an application!

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