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Everything You Ever Need to Know: Youth Learn to Earn at the Farm

Tessa Edick, founder of the FarmOn! Foundation, talks about the struggles with succession in farming, and teaching the next generation to be excited about the opportunity. FarmOn! Foundation helps to shift the paradigm, teaching kids the business of food with real skill sets as they live on the property, using the farm as a classroom.

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Big Apple Crunch

The Big Apple Crunch originated in New York City in 2012. It was created by nonprofit GrowNYC in partnership with the NYC Office of Food Policy as NYC’s way of celebrating National Food Day. In its first year, approximately 400,000 New Yorkers bit into a locally grown New York State apple at the same time! In 2013, the Big Apple Crunch in New York City set a world record with 1,000,000 people participating. Since then, the activity has spread across the country, and thousands of locations have participated in October Apple Crunches in celebration of National Food Day. Read more…

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Farm Chic

Global food entrepreneur Tessa Edick ’92 brings local farming to the table. She hopes to revolutionize the way New Yorkers eat to save local farming, improve nutrition and build stronger communities. Read more…

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