Why We Have to Grow New Farmers

To strengthen our local food economy, we must increase the number of farmers on the land in northern New Jersey. Growing new farmers is a substantial challenge for our region, considering the following statistics. Number of farms: The number of operational farms in...

Garden State Ranks #42 In Commitment to Local Food

New Jersey is #42 in the country in its commitment to local food, dropping two notches over the past year, according to the 2016 Locavore Index. The Index ranks the 50 states, plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia, using a variety of indicators related to...