The Fault in Our Farming

Sep, 23 2020 • Food Systems and Security ,Sustainable Farming • By Frankie Wallace

Humanity can no longer afford to ignore the myriad ways in which monoculture is unsustainable and dangerous. Widespread environmental sustainability is virtually impossible under the monoculture farming model. It seems as though we must look to the farmers and stewards of the past to protect public health into the foreseeable future.

Truthout: A Green New Deal Must Prioritize Regenerative Agriculture

May, 01 2019 • Land Access Strategies ,Sustainable Farming • By Agrarian Trust

“Agrarian Trust, a nonprofit committed to supporting land access for the next generation of farmers, is experimenting with community-controlled land commons to collectively and democratically own the land, while giving 99-year leases to regenerative farmers. This model prioritizes broader community involvement and investment in local farms, while giving farmers long-term land security and equity interests so that they can fully commit to restoring the land over many decades.”