Farmers Markets

How International Rescue Community’s New Roots Program is Empowering Immigrant Communities

by Lindsey George A recent New York Times article, “When the Uprooted Put Down Roots,” discusses the success of New Roots, a nationwide program launched by the International Rescue Community (IRC) that helps immigrants and refugees establish community gardens, farmers’ … Continued

Food Justice

Chicago Ready for Action on Green Food

Chicago is poised to be the first city in the nation to pass a resolution for a healthier, more sustainable food system. Last week Chicago’s Energy, Environmental Protection and Public Utilities Committee presented a proposal to the city council called … Continued