During the U.N. Food Systems Summit Stocktaking Moment, speakers underscored the resilience of farmers markets.
The victory comes three weeks after a delegation of GrowNYC employees demanded voluntary recognition of their union.
The Toolkit’s creators argue that the resource is needed to address various problems in society, including climate action and economic justice.
The World Farmers Market Coalition Academy will be hosting a webinar on the issue of market management with a particular focus on legal frameworks in Chile, Italy, and the United States. Food Tank’s President Danielle Nierenberg will be moderating.
A recent report compares the tools farmers markets need to succeed and emphasizes the role independent, civil society-led farmers markets can play in improving the global food system.
At the U.N Food Systems Pre-Summit, the World Farmers Market Coalition launches to facilitate the establishment of global farmers markets.
Online grocery sales in the United States are up by more than 200 percent since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.