Author Archives: Renee

Americorps Job Opening @ Real Food Farm (Baltimore, MD)

Tyler Brown, Real Food Farm’s manager, recently notified us of two positions available to full-time Americorps members this Fall. Here is his description of what these positions present to potential candidates: The positions are opportunities for individuals interested in further developing their farming skills while engaging with community food …

MoCo Food Council Seeks Coordinator

Montgomery Countryside Alliance (MCA) is involved in the effort to start a Food Council that will work to strengthen our local food system.  The Council will consist of all local food stakeholders- Farmers, Consumers, Retail Outlets, Farmers Markets, Local Government, Civic Organizations, Restaurants, and others. Coordinator for Food Council – Montgomery …

(Very) Hot Summer Days

In spite of the heat, we haven’t slowed down! ECO has installed a wind turbine that will be hooked up and generate electricity in the future to supplement our supply of energy on cloudy days. For now we have been getting enough energy from the solar panels alone to power everything we need. However, the wind turbine would add more reliable power …