Partner Highlight: Neighborhood Food Solutions and SUPPORT Helping Black Ex-Felons for Ag Business Development
MFAI’s new Southern Wisconsin Food Systems (SWFS) Program seeks to bridge the urban-rural divide by strengthening connections between farmers, business owners, and educators. This program engages formerly incarcerated individuals in urban agriculture to create an economic opportunity for themselves, their families, and their neighborhoods. The funds will go towards new equipment for the participants, educational material, seeds/plants, transportation needs and events for the participants. Visit the GoFundMe page at https://www.gofundme.com/f/helping-black-exfelons-for-ag-business-development?utm_campaign=p_cp+share-sheet&utm_medium=copy_link_all&utm_source=customer
Uplands Watershed Group Widens Its Boundaries
Iowa County’s Uplands Producer-Led Watershed Group decided at its March 30 meeting to expand its boundaries to the west to encompass Otter Creek Watershed.
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Esther Shekinah, PhD
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Associate Director, Public Policy