Reinventing Farming: How Small Farmers in the NW Corner are Finding Niches amidst Climate Change, industrial Farms & Large Supply Chains

  • Organization Name:
    Eastern Connecticut State University

  • Organization City:
    Willimantic

  • Amount Awarded:
    $4,700.00

  • Fiscal Year:
    FY22

  • Grant Summary:

    Reinventing Farming depicts the new crops, farming methods and distribution approaches that small farmers in Connecticut’s Northwest Corner are using to keep farming alive amidst climate change, industrial farms and large supply chains. Our project includes:
    * six 5-minute issue-based videos;
    * an exhibit of changing farming implements, including photos of local farms over time;
    * four moderated panels with local farmers and agriculture teachers.


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