Thirty Years of Trailblazing a Farm Community at Temple-Wilton Community Farm

Oct, 25 2018 • Agrarian Commons ,Commons Alliance ,Food Systems and Security ,Land Access Stories ,Land Access Strategies ,Sustainable Farming • By Eliza Spellman Taylor

The story of Temple-Wilton Community Farm is one of community and commitment, persistence, and vision. As a community-based farm, Temple-Wilton provides support for its farmers and food security for its members. The farm exemplifies how Agrarian Trust might protect a working farm in perpetuity as a kind of ‘agrarian commons’ while upholding the values of access, affordability, and land security.

Land Access & Racial Equity: Creating an Agrarian Commons

Aug, 07 2018 • Agrarian Commons ,Commons Alliance ,Land Access Strategies ,Land Justice and Equity • By Agrarian Trust

How do we cooperatively own and steward land for food sovereignty, soil and ecosystem health, community benefit, service to the watershed, and more? Agrarian Trust’s proposed method is a new form (legal, cultural, and financial) of land ownership to support land access for the next generation of farmers, and we make the path by walking it.