Monthly Archives: December 2014

December Coalition Meeting Recap

A group of twelve people gathered at East Madison Community Center for the December 11 Dane County Food Coalition meeting. Participants enjoyed an overview of East Madison Community Center’s expansive food-related programming, and toured the space that has continued to … Continue reading

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Dane County UW Extension, Community Food Systems Americorps VISTA Position Available

Are you committed to making a difference?   Dane County UW Extension is seeking candidates for a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA position to work within our community food system to assist with community gardens throughout Dane County and to increase access to … Continue reading

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2014 Food Summit Summary Includes Reflections, Proposals for Next Steps

Download the PDF of the 2014 Food Summit Summary here. By Lexa Dundore Community Food Systems Americorps VISTA Dane County UW Extension Synopsis The 2014 Dane County Food Summit held on Friday, October 24 was themed “Digging into the Local Food System: … Continue reading

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Dane County Farmers’ Market Hiring Manager’s Assistant

Dane County Farmers’ Market, Manager’s Assistant (Madison, WI) The Dane County Farmers’ Market (DCFM) is seeking a manager’s assistant. This is a newly created position reporting directly to the market manager. This hourly position requires approximately 20 hours a week, … Continue reading

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Farley Center Land Link Matchmaking Event Sunday, 12/14

One of the major topics of discussion to arise from the 2014 Dane County Food Summit was the call for better supports around land access for beginning farmers’, including opportunities that span beyond a traditional land ownership model. The Farley … Continue reading

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