It’s More Than Just Planting Seeds, Picking Beans, and Pulling Weeds

submitted by: allison_weston
Unless radical changes are made to the way the national food system interacts with the land, American agriculture will soon face a serious prospect of decline. While there is an abundance of research detailing innovative strategies working to make the national food system more sustainable, World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF) is notably absent from this discourse. WWOOF is an organization that connects organic farms and volunteers. In exchange for farm work, WWOOF host farms...