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Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD)


Volume 6, Issue 1 / Fall 2015

ISSN 2152-0801 (online)



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John Ikerd


1 Local Food, Food Democracy, and Food Hubs
Allison Perrett and Charlie Jackson

Open Call Papers

1 Nonprofit-Driven Community Capacity-Building Efforts in Community Food Systems
Mahbubur R. Meenar
2 Rural School Food Service Director Perceptions on Voluntary School Meal Reforms
Natoshia Askelson, Disa Lubker Cornish, Elizabeth Golembiewski
3 Farmers' Market or Farmers Market? Examining How Market Ownership Influences Conduct and Performance
Snehalatha Gantla and Larry Lev
4 Consumer Demand for Value-added Products of African Indigenous Vegetables in Coastal Kenya: The Case of Sun-dried and Frozen Cowpea Leaves
Julius J. Okello, Margaret J. Hutchinson, Agnes Mwang'ombe, Jane Ambuko, Florence Olubayo, and Martin Mwakangalu


1 The Framing and Celebration of the American Local Grain Movement
Matthew M. Mars

Banner photos include a Cape Cod cranberry bog; a cranberry “screen house” used to grade fresh cranberries; farmland near Lake Placid, NY, in the Adirondack Mountains; Montmorency cherry trees on the Mission Peninsula of northern Michigan; the historic Round Barn in the South Mountain Apple Belt of Adams County, Pennsylvania; the “Sea of Grapes” district of the Lake Erie Concord Grape Belt, near Erie, Penn; a field of cabbages near Shortsville, NY, home to one of the world’s largest sauerkraut factories. All photos copyright by Duncan Hilchey.


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