Rooftops Newsletter: French Sustainability, Youth vs. Senior Hunger

Clubs and Organizations

January 2, 2013

Roots & Wings Youth Leaders Delivering Food And Friendship In Rockford, Illinois

Jessie Crow Mermel
Communications Coordinator
Angelic Organics Learning Center

Seniors need not be rich to buy shares. Not if they are shares in an agricultural co-op. And if the co-op is staffed by at-risk youth, hungry seniors can end up becoming not just customers but mentors...
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Sustainable Agriculture With A French Flair

Natalie Arnold
Public Relations Consultant with a passion for food systems and sustainability

In the open-air markets of Paris, sustainability is very old news. The French want to know exactly where food is from, exactly how it was farmed. Culture trumps convenience, and as for hidden GMOs...
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