Fair Food Network – Grow the Good

Found this newsletter in my inbox and since the Fair Food Network is new to me, as it Oran Hesterman’s new book, I thought I’d share it with all of you.

Fair Food Network: Grow the Good
Dear Friends, 

As Oran’s wife, I want to share with you my excitement about the upcoming publication of his book, Fair Food: Growing a Healthy, Sustainable Food System for All.   Over the past decades, I have experienced (first hand and daily!) his passionate commitment to transforming our broken food system, and I am remarkably proud of the many ways he has found to make an impact.Fair Food: Growing a Healthy, Sustainable Food System for All

As a Professor of Agronomy and Extension Specialist at Michigan State University, he traveled the state working directly with farmers to create more sustainable farming systems.  As a Program Director at the Kellogg Foundation, he traveled the country seeding the local good food movement with resources, ideas, and connections. Aware of the profound challenges inherent in redesigning the broken food system, he founded FairFood Network to address these issues, particularly in under-served communities, and continues to spread  the fair food movement nationwide.

And all of his dedication, knowledge, experience and passion has been channeled into this book, Fair Food, which powerfully presents a blueprint for change and a roadmap for how to get us  there.

I unabashedly recommend this book to you, knowing that it is truly a labor of love and devotion to the fair food future we all want for our children and future generations.

Lucinda Kurtz

Pre-Order the Book!
You can pre-order the book at your local book store or at Amazon.com

A Glimpse of What’s Inside
Check out Part 1 of a series of blogs based on the book atFairFoodNetwork.com – “From Conscious Consumer to Engaged Citizen”

Book Events in Your Town
Find out when Oran’s book tour will be in your town atwww.fairfoodbook.org/events


If you have questions or want more information, contact us:
(734) 213-3999 or info@fairfoodnetwork.org.

Fair Food Network


Fair Food Network is a national nonprofit dedicated to building a more just and sustainable food system. FFN works at the intersection of food systems, sustainability, and social equity to guarantee access to healthy, fresh, and sustainably grown food, especially in underserved communities.

FFN implements model programs and brings the right people together to generate ideas, share resources, and promote policy changes to repair our food system.

To learn more about Fair Food Network, visit www.fairfoodnetwork.org.

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