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On March 27, I had the pleasure of joining speakers Mark Winne; Fellow at Center for a Livable Future at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Tricia Kovacs; Local and Regional Food Systems Policy Adviser at the USDA, and Susie Marshall; Executive Director of Grow North Texas — in presenting the workshop, “Food Policy Councils and […]

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Sharayah Davis is a self-described “doer.” In 2016, Davis spent time at Signal Mountain farm in Chattanooga, TN, learning the ropes of organic farming. When she returned to Columbus, Ga., Davis became active in Georgia Organics’ program, Georgia Food Oasis. She attended meetings, volunteered, and ultimately took a part-time job with Georgia Organics as our […]

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At a recent speaking engagement for Creative Mornings in Atlanta, Kevin Gillese, the founder of comedy club Dad’s Garage, burst the bubble on “magic.” Magic isn’t real, he claimed, it’s simply the delayed reaction between really hard work and the final product. People don’t see the nitty gritty effort, the failed attempts, or partnerships formed […]

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The Georgia Food Oasis kicked off their pilot program on Sept. 3, 2015 in Augusta, GA with over 80 local residents, growers, community organizations, school nutrition directors and small business owners.   GFO, which is managed by Georgia Organics, helps communities develop innovative and affordable ways to discover, taste and learn about food. By working […]

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