Month: February 2021

February 22, 2021

Red Wiggler Community Farm participated at Pasa Sustainable Agriculture's 2021 Virtual Sustainable Agriculture Conference. The 2021 Virtual Sustainable Agriculture Conference was held from January 19, 2021 - February 5, 2021. Pasa's annual Sustainable Agriculture Conference is one of the largest gatherings of sustainable farmers, food system professionals, and changemakers in the nation. The 2021 conference featured 90+ sessions and 100+ speakers. Click here to learn more about Pasa Sustainable Agriculture's conference.

During the virtual conference, Andrea Barnhart, Care Farming Network's Project Manager, conducted a session called "Matching Abilities to Farm Jobs and Task." In this session, Andrea discussed key aspects of managing daily tasks within an inclusive environment of employees and volunteers and shared the model Red Wiggler has developed, which hold potential for application in other inclusive settings. Check out the video to learn more.