Allied Organizations

The Thomas A. Lyson Center for Civic Agriculture and Food Systems collaborates with a number of leading national organizations to accomplish its mission. We have formal memorandums of agreement related to our various projects with the following organizations:

·   American Farmland Trust, Inc. (Washington, D.C.)

·   Black Urban Growers (Virtual)

·   Center for Environmental Farming Systems (a partnership of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and North Carolina State University)

·   Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future (Johns Hopkins University)

·   eXtension Community, Local & Regional Food Systems Community of Practice (CLRFS CoP)

·   Farms to Grow, Inc. (Oakland, California)

·   Food Systems Planning and Healthy Communities Lab (University at Buffalo, State University of New York)

·   Institute for Sustainable Food Systems (Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey, British Columbia)

·   Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture (Iowa State University)

·   National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals (Virtual)

·   Food Systems Initiative (University of Vermont)

 

 

Progressive Agriculture Ranking (PAR)

Ranking of how progressive farm communities are in all 50 states.

Details forthcoming

 

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