Five Madison area agencies will receive $65,000 in grants from the county’s Tamara D. Grigsby Office of Equity and Inclusion to continue their work in racial inequality and food insecurity among minorities. Hannah Weikel reports that local recipients of Dane County’s 2018 Partners in Equity grant have been recognized for tackling issues in either the […]
Jan Miyasaki interviews Jennica Skoug, manager of the Goodman Youth Grow Local Farm, and four of her summer interns, Donnette DJ Johnson, Sterling Daniels, Sarah Jacobsen, and Erin Moriearty about the summer activities of the Goodman Farm and their work with introducing agriculture to young kids.
Joining Jan in the studio are Goodman Youth Farm Manager Jennica Skoug and four of the students who attended the Goodman Youth Farm program this summer Daren, Haley, Alyssa, and Terrance.
Goodman Youth Farm Manager, Jennica Skoug, talks with Jan about the 26 acres of open space land Community Groundworks manages for community-based food production and natural areas restoration management. The organization’s programs include education on gardening, natural areas restoration, food preparation, nutrition, and environmental education. For more information, visit www.communitygroundworks.org