As the new VFC Marketing Assistant, I wasn’t sure how to take full advantage of my one-day ticket to this year's 24th annual Organic Farming Conference (OFC). I struck it rich when attending a couple workshops based on Women in Farming and Agriculture. These knowledgeable presenters have actually written books on these subjects, so please see the resources listed at the end of this article.
Viroqua Food Co+op Blog
Save the date!
The Food and Farm Initiative of the Valley Stewardship Network in partnership with the Viroqua Food Co-op will show the film “Food Fight” on Saturday February 18th from 3-5PM. Organic popcorn with delicious toppings and old fashioned organic candy will be available along with refreshments.
The National Cooperative Development Act of 2011 introduced
On December 15, Congressman Chaka Fattah officially introduced the National Cooperative Development Act - H.R. 3677 on the floor of the House of Representatives.