Tag: Fair Food Program

Ep7. Rick Burnette – “The tropical fringe…”

Practical wisdom from a practiced expert. Rick Burnette has worked in sustainable local scale agriculture projects all over the globe. He’s learned enough to listen more. Hear how his work fits into efforts to help end hunger among farm workers in Immokalee, FL

Ep6. Julia Perkins, CIW – “Success = Respect & Self Determination”

Julia Perkins describes the work of CIW, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, among migrant farm workers in and beyond Immokalee, FL. Their work intersects with nearly every aspect of the systemic forces that contribute to hunger in the communities they serve. Listen for more wisdom about what we can all do more of, more often, to help end hunger.

Ep5. Miguel Estrada – “Change is Possible!”

Immokalee, FL is the source of most of America’s winter time produce – particularly tomatoes. Miguel Estrada is working to help end hunger among the migrant farm workers who harvest much of the food we eat. Nearly all of us are involved in this story. Listen to find out how.