Leah just went to 1780 farm, 9 mile farm, & eco’s farm in wassaic
Working with Devin from techops on developing website
Anna: journalist, writes about farm stuff, food justice, etc
Wants to write for the blog
Just Label It article
What do we want to see written about and covered?
Politics of Farms***
Patrick wants to collaborate re: Farm Bill
Patrick: friend who does video projects w/Fireside Distribution
Going to go up to document
Probably start with Wassaic
Video & Text
Check out Milk Not Jails
Collab with Food Justice?
And radical food, maybe?
Start a newsletter document – Leah
Patrick will start a Google doc combining our media contacts
Patrick: we need to figure out
Leah: will email Eco re: Bill & van. Want to set up an ioby.
Patrick wants to bring in Wendy Brower re: setting up a route
Leah will email out map
Let’s draft a schedule for Transportation
Let’s talk to urban farm and community gardens
4) Additional Farm
Another farm near Accord about 17 acres, will give rest to occupy
2 hoursish away
may be willing to put $$ in
down to build a structure
5) Farm Tour
Next week, let’s visit some farms:
Shelter Island – investigate re: train
Farm in Accord
Common Hands – contact
Otherwise, overnight trip Wed-Thurs? Call farms.