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Farm Share Spotlight: Star Light Gardens

Star Light Gardens in Durham is participating in CT NOFA’s Farm Share Program, which provides reduced cost Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares – also known as farm shares – to…
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Harvest Home Farmer’s Market Incentivizes CT Farmers to Sell in NYC

Harvest Home Farmer’s Market is excited to offer an incentive program to farmers to sell crops in New York City markets! Harvest Home Farmer’s Market operates 14 farmer’s markets in…
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Farm Share Spotlight: Radical Roots Farm

Radical Roots Farm in Canterbury is participating in CT NOFA’s Farm Share Program, which provides reduced cost Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares – also known as farm shares – to…
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Organic Land Care Program 2024 Updates – Coming Soon!

2024 marks our program’s 25th year accrediting organic land care providers! Through the Standards for Organic Land Care, developed in 1999, our program defined “organic” for the landscapes where people…
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CT Environmental Rights Amendment Featured at Climate March in Hartford

By Dr. Kimberly Stoner On Friday, February 2, about 200 people from over 20 organizations marched in Hartford to demand immediate action on climate change by the state legislature, the…
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NCTFA and the Hispanic Federation to Provide Relief Payments to Farm Workers at CT NOFA Winter Conference

ATTENTION FARM WORKERS! You might be eligible to receive a $600 payment at the CT NOFA winter conference! The New CT Farmer Alliance (NCTFA) is working with the Hispanic Federation to…
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Farm Share Spotlight: Common Ground High School

Common Ground High School in New Haven is participating in CT NOFA’s Farm Share Program, which provides reduced cost Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) shares – also known as farm shares…
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2024 Farm Share Program Underway on Farms Across Connecticut

This year’s Farm Share Program is underway, and we’re excited to welcome both returning and new farms. The Farm Share Program reduces the cost of a local CSA (community supported…
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TOPP Spring Mentorship Program Applications Open

After successful pairings of experienced organic growers with transitioning-to-organic growers in 2023, CT NOFA seeks additional applicants for a Spring 2024 cohort of mentor/mentee pairings. The Northeast/ Mid-Atlantic Transition to…
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The Venture Farming Institute Announces Free Agricultural Training for Aspiring BIPOC Farmers

The Venture Farming Institute (VFI) is an intensive training experience designed for new and beginning farmers of color in CT and RI. This training will feature trainers of color while…
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Connecticut Seeks Outstanding Young Farmer Nominations

The Connecticut Agricultural Information Council (CAIC) is seeking nominations for the 2024 Connecticut Outstanding Young Farmer (OYF). Awarded annually during Ag Day at the Capitol, the Connecticut Outstanding Young Farmer Award recognizes the…
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March to Keep Connecticut’s Climate Promise

We invite you to join CT NOFA on Friday, February 2 at 12:00 pm in Hartford for the Keep Connecticut’s Climate Promise March organized by the CT Sierra Club and the CT…
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