Recent Changes for "CAFF" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/CAFFRecent Changes of the page "CAFF" on Davis Wiki.en-us CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2013-02-05 16:56:00CAFF <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Facebook''||<br> + ||https://www.facebook.com/famfarms||</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 83: </td> <td> Line 85: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> = Volunteer opportunites =<br> <span>-</span> CAFF has [http://caff.org/jobs/job20060613.shtml volunteer and internship opportunities] for students and others. Interested in interviewing local farmers? Putting together a local food guide? It's a good way to get off campus and learn about the world of food &amp; farming around you. </td> <td> <span>+</span> = Volunteer opportunite<span>s/ Job</span>s =<br> <span>+</span> CAFF has [http://caff.org/jobs/job20060613.shtml volunteer and internship opportunities] for students and others. Interested in interviewing local farmers? Putting together a local food guide? It's a good way to get off campus and learn about the world of food &amp; farming around you.<span>Wanna stay in Davis after you graduate? Check out CAFF's [http://caff.org/jobs/employment.shtml Employment] listings.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 88: </td> <td> Line 90: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- = Jobs =<br> - Wanna stay in Davis after you graduate? Check out CAFF's [http://caff.org/jobs/employment.shtml Employment] listings.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ = Venue Rental =<br> + Love the grounds CAFF sits on? Check out T.S. Glide Ranch: Venue Rental (coming soon)</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2013-02-05 16:52:29CAFF <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Community Alliance with Family Farmers is a statewide ["Non-Profit Organizations" nonprofit] that started in Davis in [http://caff.org/join/history.shtml 1978] as a result of student and community action against the University of California. Then known as CAAP, the group filed a landmark suit against the UC for using taxpayer dollars in the creation of technologies that benefit large farms, and hurt small farms and farm workers.[[FootNote(Known as the Research Priorities (or "Tomato Harvester" or "Mechanization") Lawsuit)]] One outcome of the suit was the creation of the <span>[http://www.sfc.ucdavis.edu/docs/about_sfc.html </span>Small <span>Farm Center].</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Community Alliance with Family Farmers is a statewide ["Non-Profit Organizations" nonprofit] that started in Davis in [http://caff.org/join/history.shtml 1978] as a result of student and community action against the University of California. Then known as CAAP, the group filed a landmark suit against the UC for using taxpayer dollars in the creation of technologies that benefit large farms, and hurt small farms and farm workers.[[FootNote(Known as the Research Priorities (or "Tomato Harvester" or "Mechanization") Lawsuit)]] One outcome of the suit was the creation of the Small <span>farm center</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For more than 30 years, CAFF has worked to "build a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice." </td> <td> <span>+</span> For more than 30 years, CAFF has worked to "build a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice."<span>&nbsp;Strong partnerships exist between family farmers and their communities. CAFF strives to build on shared values around food and agriculture, and work together in practical, on-the-ground programs. These partnerships create locally based economic vitality, improved human and environmental health, and long-term sustainability of family farms.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ||&amp;#149; Ventura||</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1.</span> Local produce tastes better and it’s better for you. -- A recent study showed that fresh produce loses nutrients quickly. Food grown in your own community was probably picked within the past day or two. It is crisp, sweet and loaded with flavor. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> Local produce tastes better and it’s better for you. -- A recent study showed that fresh produce loses nutrients quickly. Food grown in your own community was probably picked within the past day or two. It is crisp, sweet and loaded with flavor. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1.</span> Local food supports local farm families. -- Local farmers who sell directly to consumers cut out the many middlemen and get full retail price for their food - which means farm families can afford to stay on the farm, doing the work they love. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> Local food supports local farm families. -- Local farmers who sell directly to consumers cut out the many middlemen and get full retail price for their food - which means farm families can afford to stay on the farm, doing the work they love. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1.</span> Local food protects genetic diversity. -- In the modern industrial agriculture system, shippers demand produce that can survive packing, transport, and a long shelf life in the store. In contrast, local farmers that sell direct to you grow a huge number of varieties selected because they have the best flavors, provide a long harvest season, and come in an array of eyecatching colors. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> Local food protects genetic diversity. -- In the modern industrial agriculture system, shippers demand produce that can survive packing, transport, and a long shelf life in the store. In contrast, local farmers that sell direct to you grow a huge number of varieties selected because they have the best flavors, provide a long harvest season, and come in an array of eyecatching colors. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 36: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1.</span> Local food preserves open space, and supports a clean environment. -- As the value of direct-marketed fruits and vegetables increases, selling farmland for development becomes less likely. When you buy locally grown food, you are doing something proactive about preserving the agricultural landscape. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> Local food preserves open space, and supports a clean environment. -- As the value of direct-marketed fruits and vegetables increases, selling farmland for development becomes less likely. When you buy locally grown food, you are doing something proactive about preserving the agricultural landscape. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1.</span> Local food is about the future. -- By supporting local farmers today, you can help ensure that there will be farms in your community tomorrow, and that future generations will have access to nourishing, flavorful and abundant food. </td> <td> <span>+ </span> Local food is about the future. -- By supporting local farmers today, you can help ensure that there will be farms in your community tomorrow, and that future generations will have access to nourishing, flavorful and abundant food. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 47: </td> <td> Line 46: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ *Search for local produce [http://caff.org/programs/local-food-systems/search-bfbl/ Here]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 72: </td> <td> Line 72: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 75: </td> <td> Line 74: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Farmer workshops on pesticide reduction, habitat planting, etc<br> - [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com/ Esparto Farmers Market]<br> - Various [http://caff.org/events/index.shtml local food events]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Check the [http://caff.org/ website] for events CAFF supports and is giving!</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2011-11-03 19:11:00CovertProfessor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 68: </td> <td> Line 68: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor. CAFF is also a coalition partner of the ["Cool Davis Foundation" Cool Davis Initiative], for promoting the sustainable reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in local communities. </td> <td> <span>+</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, <span>["</span>GMOs<span>"]</span>, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor. CAFF is also a coalition partner of the ["Cool Davis Foundation" Cool Davis Initiative], for promoting the sustainable reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in local communities. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2011-07-25 13:23:42JoRosmall edit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> For <span>almost</span> 30 years, CAFF has worked to "build a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice." </td> <td> <span>+</span> For <span>more than</span> 30 years, CAFF has worked to "build a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice." </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2011-04-01 15:26:41DougWalteradding URL <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Web Site'''||<br> + ||http://caff.org/||</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2010-12-08 17:06:15PeteBlinked <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> -<span>&nbsp;The Community Alliance with Family Farmers is a statewide</span> nonprofit that started in Davis in [http://caff.org/join/history.shtml 1978] as a result of student and community action against the University of California. Then known as CAAP, the group filed a landmark suit against the UC for using taxpayer dollars in the creation of technologies that benefit large farms, and hurt small farms and farm workers.[[FootNote(Known as the Research Priorities (or "Tomato Harvester" or "Mechanization") Lawsuit)]] One outcome of the suit was the creation of the [http://www.sfc.ucdavis.edu/docs/about_sfc.html Small Farm Center]. </td> <td> <span>+ The Community Alliance with Family Farmers is a statewide ["Non</span>-<span>Profit Organizations"</span> nonprofit<span>]</span> that started in Davis in [http://caff.org/join/history.shtml 1978] as a result of student and community action against the University of California. Then known as CAAP, the group filed a landmark suit against the UC for using taxpayer dollars in the creation of technologies that benefit large farms, and hurt small farms and farm workers.[[FootNote(Known as the Research Priorities (or "Tomato Harvester" or "Mechanization") Lawsuit)]] One outcome of the suit was the creation of the [http://www.sfc.ucdavis.edu/docs/about_sfc.html Small Farm Center]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2010-10-27 15:13:26TomGarbersonFixing bad links identified by the Mystery Gnome <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 66: </td> <td> Line 66: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor. CAFF is also a coalition partner of the ["Cool<span>_</span>Davis<span>_</span>Foundation" Cool Davis Initiative], for promoting the sustainable reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in local communities. </td> <td> <span>+</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor. CAFF is also a coalition partner of the ["Cool<span>&nbsp;</span>Davis<span>&nbsp;</span>Foundation" Cool Davis Initiative], for promoting the sustainable reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in local communities. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2010-08-17 17:03:22EdwardNiemand <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 66: </td> <td> Line 66: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor. </td> <td> <span>+</span> CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor.<span>&nbsp;CAFF is also a coalition partner of the ["Cool_Davis_Foundation" Cool Davis Initiative], for promoting the sustainable reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in local communities.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2008-04-06 12:14:59JoRo(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 80: </td> <td> Line 80: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Hungry for local food? One of the most useful tools that CAFF has for Davisites is their [http://<span>www.buylocalca.org/splash.html</span> online Local Food Guide]. Find farm-fresh lettuce, juicy oranges or locally made bread from the Sacramento Valley- brought to you by the [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local Campaign]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Hungry for local food? One of the most useful tools that CAFF has for Davisites is their [http://<span>guide.buylocalca.org</span> online Local Food Guide]. Find farm-fresh lettuce, juicy oranges or locally made bread from the Sacramento Valley- brought to you by the [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local Campaign]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 91: </td> <td> Line 91: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2008-04-06 12:14:28JoRo(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 92: </td> <td> Line 92: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- '''10/15/07 -- Two jobs currently open for [http://www.caff.org/jobs/controller.shtml Controller] and [http://www.caff.org/jobs/07membership_director.shtml Membership Director].<br> - '''</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-10-15 16:04:36JoRojob announcement links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p>No differences found!</div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-10-15 16:04:28JoRojob announcement links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 91: </td> <td> Line 91: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + '''10/15/07 -- Two jobs currently open for [http://www.caff.org/jobs/controller.shtml Controller] and [http://www.caff.org/jobs/07membership_director.shtml Membership Director].<br> + '''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-10-02 11:21:18JoRoadded Sac Valley Buy Fresh Buy Local logo and cleaned some formatting <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 20: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Anchor(bfbl)]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign] encourages consumers to think locally when purchasing their food. By buying directly from local farms whenever you can, you can have a real impact on preserving farmland and keeping farmers on their land. </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(bfblsacvalley.jpg, left, thumbnail)]]<br> +</span> The [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign] encourages <span>Davis </span>consumers to think locally when purchasing their food. By buying directly from local farms whenever you can, you can have a real impact on preserving farmland and keeping farmers on their land. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 40: </td> <td> Line 41: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Subscribe to a ["CSA"] to get a fresh basket of local produce each week.<br> <span>-</span> Call up a local <span>farm</span> and find out how to buy what they grow. <span>Use</span> the [http://buylocalca.org/splash.html Local Food Guide]<span>&nbsp;to get started</span>.<br> <span>-</span> Shop at a farmers market in ["Farmers Market" Davis], [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com Esparto], or elsewhere.<br> -<span>&nbsp;Look for the Buy Fresh, Buy Local labels when you shop at the ["Davis Food Co-</span>op"] and local restaurants and use them to help make your food choices. </td> <td> <span>+ *</span> Subscribe to a ["CSA"] to get a fresh basket of local produce each week.<br> <span>+ *</span> Call up a local <span>["farms" farm]</span> and find out how to buy what they grow. <span>More local farms are listed on</span> the [http://buylocalca.org/splash.html Local Food Guide].<br> <span>+ *</span> Shop at a farmers market in ["Farmers Market" Davis], [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com Esparto], or elsewhere.<br> <span>+ * Look for the Buy Fresh, Buy Local labels when you shop at the ["Davis Food Co</span>-op"] and local restaurants and use them to help make your food choices. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-10-02 11:12:34JoRoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/CAFF?action=Files&do=view&target=bfblsacvalley.jpg">bfblsacvalley.jpg</a>.CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 22:22:44JoRoadded images. plan to find/ make wiki pages to replace some external links with <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(CAFFlogo.gif, right, noborder)]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(CAFFlogo.gif, right, noborder)]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(BFBLfarmersmarket.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy direct <span>from Local</span> Farmers<span>!</span>")]][[Image(SpanishBFBL.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign en espanol")]][[Image(girlwithfruitsalad.jpg, 200, thumbnail, "Bringing fresh fruits &amp; veggies to school lunches")]][[Image(jeans_cottonflower.jpg, thumbnail, "Reducing pesticides in cotton")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(BFBLfarmersmarket.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy direct <span>at</span> Farmers<span>&nbsp;Markets")]][[Image(farmscaping.jpg, thumbnail, "Vegetation that controls erosion and reduces run-off</span>")]][[Image(SpanishBFBL.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign en espanol")]][[Image(girlwithfruitsalad.jpg, 200, thumbnail, "Bringing fresh fruits &amp; veggies to school lunches")]][[Image(jeans_cottonflower.jpg, thumbnail, "Reducing pesticides in cotton")]]<span>[[Image(farmstand.gif, thumbnail, "Farmstands, another great way to buy directly from farmers")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 37: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> How to buy Locally </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ===</span> How to buy Locally<span>&nbsp;===<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 39: </td> <td> Line 41: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Call up a local farm and find out how to buy what they grow. Use the [http://<span>caff.org/programs/</span>buylocal.shtml Local Food Guide] to get started. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Call up a local farm and find out how to buy what they grow. Use the [http://buylocal<span>ca</span>.<span>org/</span>s<span>plash.</span>html Local Food Guide] to get started. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 41: </td> <td> Line 43: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Look for the Buy Fresh, Buy Local labels when you shop at the ["Davis Food Co-op"] and local restaurants use them to help make your food choices. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Look for the Buy Fresh, Buy Local labels when you shop at the ["Davis Food Co-op"] and local restaurants <span>and </span>use them to help make your food choices. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 22:15:20JoRoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/CAFF?action=Files&do=view&target=farmstand.gif">farmstand.gif</a>.CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 22:05:19JoRoUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/CAFF?action=Files&do=view&target=farmscaping.jpg">farmscaping.jpg</a>.CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 13:45:09PhilipNeustromjw -- this was the problem. any idea how to make it more obvious? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Field offices in:''|| </td> <td> <span>+</span> ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Field offices in:''<span>'</span>|| </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 06:36:15JabberWokkyMade autonumber list work correctly. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Five reasons to Buy Local</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 1. Local produce tastes better and it’s better for you.<br> - A recent study showed that fresh produce loses nutrients quickly. Food grown in your own community was probably picked within the past day or two. It is crisp, sweet and loaded with flavor.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ === Five reasons to Buy Local ===</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 29: </td> <td> Line 27: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 2. Local food supports local farm families.<br> - Local farmers who sell directly to consumers cut out the many middlemen and get full retail price for their food - which means farm families can afford to stay on the farm, doing the work they love.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ 1. Local produce tastes better and it’s better for you. -- A recent study showed that fresh produce loses nutrients quickly. Food grown in your own community was probably picked within the past day or two. It is crisp, sweet and loaded with flavor.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 29: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 3. Local food protects genetic diversity.<br> - In the modern industrial agriculture system, shippers demand produce that can survive packing, transport, and a long shelf life in the store. In contrast, local farmers that sell direct to you grow a huge number of varieties selected because they have the best flavors, provide a long harvest season, and come in an array of eyecatching colors.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ 1. Local food supports local farm families. -- Local farmers who sell directly to consumers cut out the many middlemen and get full retail price for their food - which means farm families can afford to stay on the farm, doing the work they love.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- 4. Local food preserves open space, and supports a clean environment.<br> - As the value of direct-marketed fruits and vegetables increases, selling farmland for development becomes less likely. When you buy locally grown food, you are doing something proactive about preserving the agricultural landscape.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ 1. Local food protects genetic diversity. -- In the modern industrial agriculture system, shippers demand produce that can survive packing, transport, and a long shelf life in the store. In contrast, local farmers that sell direct to you grow a huge number of varieties selected because they have the best flavors, provide a long harvest season, and come in an array of eyecatching colors.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 38: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> -<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;5</span>. Local food is about the future.<span><br> </span>-<span>&nbsp;</span> By supporting local farmers today, you can help ensure that there will be farms in your community tomorrow, and that future generations will have access to nourishing, flavorful and abundant food. </td> <td> <span>+ 1. Local food preserves open space, and supports a clean environment. </span>-<span>- As the value of direct-marketed fruits and vegetables increases, selling farmland for development becomes less likely. When you buy locally grown food, you are doing something proactive about preserving the agricultural landscape.<br> + <br> + 1</span>. Local food is about the future.<span>&nbsp;</span>-<span>-</span> By supporting local farmers today, you can help ensure that there will be farms in your community tomorrow, and that future generations will have access to nourishing, flavorful and abundant food. </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 01:25:37JoRoremoved weird table format- saw Jabberwokky reformatting and wised up <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign]<br> - [http://caff.org/programs/farm2school.shtml Farm-to-School]<br> - Fresh food in [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/08/06/MNG43KC7751.DTL Hospitals]<br> - [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/sust_cotton.shtml Sustainable Cotton Project]<br> - [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/hedgerowin.shtml Wildlife habitat on Farms]<br> - [http://caff.org/programs/bios.shtml Pesticide Reduction]<br> - [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml Policy Work]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + == Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign ==<br> + The [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign] encourages consumers to think locally when purchasing their food. By buying directly from local farms whenever you can, you can have a real impact on preserving farmland and keeping farmers on their land.<br> + Five reasons to Buy Local<br> + <br> + 1. Local produce tastes better and it’s better for you.<br> + A recent study showed that fresh produce loses nutrients quickly. Food grown in your own community was probably picked within the past day or two. It is crisp, sweet and loaded with flavor.<br> + <br> + 2. Local food supports local farm families.<br> + Local farmers who sell directly to consumers cut out the many middlemen and get full retail price for their food - which means farm families can afford to stay on the farm, doing the work they love.<br> + <br> + 3. Local food protects genetic diversity.<br> + In the modern industrial agriculture system, shippers demand produce that can survive packing, transport, and a long shelf life in the store. In contrast, local farmers that sell direct to you grow a huge number of varieties selected because they have the best flavors, provide a long harvest season, and come in an array of eyecatching colors.<br> + <br> + 4. Local food preserves open space, and supports a clean environment.<br> + As the value of direct-marketed fruits and vegetables increases, selling farmland for development becomes less likely. When you buy locally grown food, you are doing something proactive about preserving the agricultural landscape.<br> + <br> + 5. Local food is about the future.<br> + By supporting local farmers today, you can help ensure that there will be farms in your community tomorrow, and that future generations will have access to nourishing, flavorful and abundant food.<br> + <br> + How to buy Locally<br> + Subscribe to a ["CSA"] to get a fresh basket of local produce each week.<br> + Call up a local farm and find out how to buy what they grow. Use the [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Local Food Guide] to get started.<br> + Shop at a farmers market in ["Farmers Market" Davis], [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com Esparto], or elsewhere.<br> + Look for the Buy Fresh, Buy Local labels when you shop at the ["Davis Food Co-op"] and local restaurants use them to help make your food choices.<br> + <br> + <br> + == Farm-to-School ==<br> + <br> + The [http://caff.org/programs/farm2school.shtml Farm-to-School] program brings fresh, locally-grown, and unprocessed fruits and vegetables into school cafeterias across California, including the Crunch Lunch program at Davis Elementary Schools and in nearby ["Esparto"].<br> + <br> + == Farm-to-Institution ==<br> + CAFF also works to bring fresh food to [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/08/06/MNG43KC7751.DTL Hospitals]. Recently, CAFF helped introduce local food into 19 Northern California Kaiser hospitals.<br> + <br> + == Sustainable Cotton Project ==<br> + Getting the chemicals out of cotton<br> + Cotton is one of the most pesticide-intensive crops in the world. CAFF works with cotton farmers in the San Joaquin Valley to reduce their pesticide use in their cotton production. The [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/sust_cotton.shtml Sustainable Cotton Project] has also worked the develop a market for organic and pesticide-reduced cotton in the apparel industry.<br> + <br> + == Hedgerows and wildlife habitat ==<br> + [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/hedgerowin.shtml Wildlife habitat on Farms] is important to a whole-farm system. Habitat plantings, such as hedgerows, are also important in reducing erosion and water pollution. The Farmscaping project works with farmers to install hedgerows and other wildlife habitat on farms.<br> + <br> + <br> + == Pesticide Reduction ==<br> + [http://caff.org/programs/bios.shtml Biologically Integrated Orchard Systems], or BIOS, is a revolutionary technical assistance program launched by CAFF that demonstrates farms can reduce their pesticide use and remain viable. Since the founding of BIOS in 1993, similar initiatives have begun through the University of California in grapes, cotton, row crops, prunes, and citrus.<br> + <br> + == Policy Work ==<br> + CAFF also works in state-level and local [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml policy advocacy] on issues of food &amp; farming, including food safety, GMOs, Farm-to-School, global warming, and farm labor.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-03 00:51:22JoRo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ||&lt;bgcolor</span>=<span>'#E0E0FF'&gt;'''</span>Projects<span>''||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farm2school.shtml Farm-to-School]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> Fresh food in [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/08/06/MNG43KC7751.DTL Hospitals]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/sust_cotton.shtml Sustainable Cotton Project]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/hedgerowin.shtml Wildlife habitat on Farms]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/programs/bios.shtml Pesticide Reduction]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml Policy Work]<span>||</span> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + </span>=<span>&nbsp;</span>Projects<span>&nbsp;=<br> + <br> +</span> [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign]<span><br> +</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farm2school.shtml Farm-to-School]<span><br> +</span> Fresh food in [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/08/06/MNG43KC7751.DTL Hospitals]<span><br> +</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/sust_cotton.shtml Sustainable Cotton Project]<span><br> +</span> [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/hedgerowin.shtml Wildlife habitat on Farms]<span><br> +</span> [http://caff.org/programs/bios.shtml Pesticide Reduction]<span><br> +</span> [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml Policy Work] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 32: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ||&lt;bgcolor</span>=<span>'#</span>E<span>0E0FF'&gt;'''[http://caff.org/events/index.shtml Events]'''||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> Farmer workshops on pesticide reduction, habitat planting, etc<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com/ Esparto Farmers Market]<span>||<br> - ||&amp;#149;</span> Various [http://caff.org/events/index.shtml local food events]<span>||</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span>=<span>&nbsp;</span>E<span>vents =<br> + <br> +</span> Farmer workshops on pesticide reduction, habitat planting, etc<span><br> +</span> [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com/ Esparto Farmers Market]<span><br> +</span> Various [http://caff.org/events/index.shtml local food events] </td> </tr> </table> </div> CAFFhttp://daviswiki.org/CAFF2007-02-02 23:07:39JoRo <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for CAFF<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The Community Alliance with Family Farmers is a statewide nonprofit that started in Davis in [http://caff.org/join/history.shtml 1978] as a result of student and community action against the University of California. Then known as CAAP, the group filed a landmark suit against the UC for using taxpayer dollars in the creation of technologies that benefit large farms, and hurt small farms and farm workers.[[FootNote(Known as the Research Priorities (or "Tomato Harvester" or "Mechanization") Lawsuit)]] One outcome of the suit was the creation of the [http://www.sfc.ucdavis.edu/docs/about_sfc.html Small Farm Center].<br> + <br> + For almost 30 years, CAFF has worked to "build a movement of rural and urban people to foster family-scale agriculture that cares for the land, sustains local economies and promotes social justice."<br> + <br> + [[Image(CAFFlogo.gif, right, noborder)]]<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Location'''||<br> + ||36355 ["Russell Boulevard" Russell Blvd], near ["County Road 96"] at ["Glide Ranch"]||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Size'''||<br> + ||Statewide organization started in Davis||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Field offices in:''||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Watsonville||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Firebaugh (near Fresno)||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Eureka||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Oakland||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Ventura||<br> + <br> + [[Image(BFBLfarmersmarket.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy direct from Local Farmers!")]][[Image(SpanishBFBL.jpg, thumbnail, "Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign en espanol")]][[Image(girlwithfruitsalad.jpg, 200, thumbnail, "Bringing fresh fruits &amp; veggies to school lunches")]][[Image(jeans_cottonflower.jpg, thumbnail, "Reducing pesticides in cotton")]]<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Projects''||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local campaign]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/programs/farm2school.shtml Farm-to-School]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Fresh food in [http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2006/08/06/MNG43KC7751.DTL Hospitals]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/sust_cotton.shtml Sustainable Cotton Project]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/programs/farmscaping/hedgerowin.shtml Wildlife habitat on Farms]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/programs/bios.shtml Pesticide Reduction]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://caff.org/policy/tracking.shtml Policy Work]||<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''[http://caff.org/events/index.shtml Events]'''||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Farmer workshops on pesticide reduction, habitat planting, etc||<br> + ||&amp;#149; [http://www.capayvalleyfarmersmarket.com/ Esparto Farmers Market]||<br> + ||&amp;#149; Various [http://caff.org/events/index.shtml local food events]||<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + = Local Farms &amp; CSAs =<br> + Hungry for local food? One of the most useful tools that CAFF has for Davisites is their [http://www.buylocalca.org/splash.html online Local Food Guide]. Find farm-fresh lettuce, juicy oranges or locally made bread from the Sacramento Valley- brought to you by the [http://caff.org/programs/buylocal.shtml Buy Fresh, Buy Local Campaign].<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + = Volunteer opportunites =<br> + CAFF has [http://caff.org/jobs/job20060613.shtml volunteer and internship opportunities] for students and others. Interested in interviewing local farmers? Putting together a local food guide? It's a good way to get off campus and learn about the world of food &amp; farming around you.<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + = Jobs =<br> + Wanna stay in Davis after you graduate? 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