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Plan Bay Area Comments Requested – Tell ABAG and MTC to Grow Smart! Call to Action from the Greenbelt Alliance

A public service message from the Greenbelt Alliance: Tell ABAG and MTC to Grow Smart! Plan Bay Area, adopted in 2013, lays out a groundbreaking regional strategy for creating sustainable communities. Many of you helped shape the plan by participating in public workshops and emailing local decision-makers. We need your voices again. Starting May 26,…

Young-Armos Incubator Farm Proposal Back Before the Rohnert Park City Council on Tuesday

Rohnert Park mayor, staff & some residents reel disrespected and left out of the discussion of a project on their border The Young-Armos farm incubator project will be back before the Rohnert Park City Council on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Item 8A on the meeting’s agenda will be a presentation by Bill Keene, General Manager…

Five Ways Every County Can Help Bay Area Farms and Ranches – Greenbelt Alliance

Here’s a very interesting new Greenbelt Alliance report that highlights ways local governments can help promote, invest in and maintain local agriculture. The ‘Homegrown’ report and text below were written by the Greenbelt Alliance: Five Ways Every County Can Help Bay Area Farms and Ranches The Bay Area has lost 217,000 acres of farms and ranches over…