This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Aislynn Campbell, Executive Director of GROW Local South Texas, Sue Beckwith, Executive Director at Texas Center for Local Food, Justin Butts of Four String Farms, and Nicole DeMeo, COO & spokesperson for Barnraiser.

Barnraiser is a social marketplace that makes it easy to discover, share, and fund online, the people changing how we farm, eat and live. They are hosting a major crowdfunding campaign for Texas Center for Local Food along with seven partner organizations to aid in the relief and recovery for farmers and ranchers impacted by the massive disaster caused by Hurricane Harvey.

DONATE TODAY (all donations are tax deductible):

https://www.barnraiser.us/projects/texas-farmer-rancher-disaster-relief

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Justin Butts and family

 

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Nicole DeMeo

 

About the Texas Center for Local Food

The Texas Center for Local Food is a non-profit organization created to strengthen the ties between Texas family agriculture and community economic vitality with an emphasis on rural and semi-rural Texas.

Partner Organizations Include:

GROW Local South Texas, Texas Farmers’ Markets, Central Texas Young Farmers Coalition, Growers Alliance of Central Texas, National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) – Texas office, Sustainable Food Center, Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (TOFGA)

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