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Farm Aid is Coming to Town

Farm Aid 2013 is coming to Saratoga Springs, the hometown of our New York field office, on September 21, look for American Farmland Trust in the HOMEGROWN Village with their No Farms No Food: The Apple as Planet Earth demonstration and see a single apple reveal how finite our farmland and topsoil are—and how seriously they are threatened by real estate development and erosion. “Looking at the earth as an apple really makes you understand why we must protect the soil that produces our food,” said American Farmland Trust intern Skidmore student Rachel Bowen, who will be working at the HOMEGROWN Village.

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