Tag: Food Access

Blog Share: Want public support for reform? Don’t say “food stamps,” “policy,” or “public health”

February 22, 2017   Tags:

Christine Grillo “We don’t say the word ‘environment,’” says Mark Winne…


Op-ed: Our Home Canning Tradition Could Conserve Food, Increase Sales

January 17, 2016   Tags:

By: Adam Taylor As winter continues, many West Virginia pantries are…


Op-ed: How Can We Divert Leftover Produce to Needy Tables?

October 30, 2015   Tags:

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 Jean Simpson is executive director at Manna…


Will You Be The Alderson Food Hub’s Newest AmeriCorps Volunteer?

September 8, 2015   Tags:

This is a great position with the Alderson Community Food Hub…


Join Us At The Statewide Policy Summit in Charleston, Sept 14 & 15.

September 1, 2015   Tags:

Do you want to see more local food wins during the…


Guest Blog: Hunting and Gathering in the ‘Wood

August 26, 2015   Tags:

Note: This piece originally appeared in The Nicholas Chronicle. It is…


Report: Webinar Highlights Mobile Farmers Market Progress

August 19, 2015   Tags:

On August 11th, we held a webinar highlighting the great work…


WVU’s Foodlink Hiring Food Justice Outreach Coordinators

August 17, 2015   Tags:

Are you looking for a job that will benefit West Virginia’s…


WV Mobile Markets Will Share Project Details on August 12 Webinar

July 30, 2015   Tags:

Charleston, West Virginia, July 30, 2015 – You may have shopped…


Food and Farm Practitioners Receive Advocacy Training

June 19, 2015   Tags:

Over 50 local food system practitioners and advocates convened for the…


Mobile Markets Provide Local Food Access & Economic Opportunity in West Virginia

If you wanted to buy fresh local food, where would you…


Funds Available: $4600 available to support creation or expansion of Mobile Market in West Virginia’s Mid-Ohio Valley

November 19, 2014   Tags:

The West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition’s Food Access Working Group…


WVFFC Publishes Farmers Market SNAP Outreach: Tactics and Best Practices in West Virginia

Note: This article was originally published April 8 2014. The West Virginia…


SNAP Outreach Toolkit Presented at WVU Small Farm Conference

Note: This article was originally published March 4 2014. After two years…


Wrapping Up the Legislative Session – Policy Report from the Food & Farm Coalition

Note: This article was originally published April 24, 2013. WVFFC staff spent…