News and Announcements

News and announcements

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Value Chain Coordination Featured Leader

Olivia Vogel Local Food Project Coordinator, Kentucky Center for Agriculture and Rural Development On your work and vision Who are ... Read More

Calling all FSLN members! Shape the future of your network.

The FSLN Member Survey is now open! Join us in reflecting on the network’s impact to date and sharing our ... Read More

“Willful Wildflowers” storybook shares journeys and dreams of FSLN members

Since the launch of the Food Systems Leadership Network in 2018, the backbone team has had the honor of connecting ... Read More

Institutional Investment Accelerator | West Virginia Team   

“I knew she was going to change the world.” This is how food systems consultant Patti Miller introduces her colleague, ... Read More

Information Sharing Call: Opportunities and Challenges in the LFPA 

The USDA Agricultural Marketing Service established the Local Food Purchase Assistance Cooperative Agreement (LFPA) initiative last year — an unprecedented ... Read More

Featured Leader: Aryn Blumenberg

In this Featured Leader piece we hear from Aryn Blumenberg who joined the Wallace Center's Food Systems Leadership Team as ... Read More

Donation Station Cultivation 101: An Innovative Program to Support Food Security

FSLN members Reggie Morrow, Susie Huser, and Maribeth Saleem-Tanner with Community Food Initiatives share their innovative program for developing the ... Read More

Apply to Facilitate our new Farm to Food Assistance Community of Practice!

FSLN is excited to be launching a new Community of Practice for leaders connecting locally grown food with food security ... Read More

Congratulations to the FSLN Activation Grant recipients!

We’re excited to announce the inaugural round of FSLN Activation Grant recipients! Six mini-grants from $2,500 - $5,000 have been ... Read More

FSLN 2022 Vision and Strategy Gathering Recap

FSLN members get together in Canby, Oregon for several days of reflection and visioning to discuss how the Food Systems ... Read More