Union Farmer Quarterly:

Spring 2017


Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee
Message from the President – Challenges in a Post-Truth Era
Message from the Women’s President
Message from the NFU Youth
Regional Reports

  • North American Region Meeting of La Via Campesina—February 8th to 11, 2017, Birmingham, Alabama
  • Opposing Paradigms— the need to land squarely on the ecological side
  • Rethinking Our Relationship to the Land
  • New Board member profiles: Rachelle Ternier, Seann Dory, Cam Goff
  • The Beingessner Award for Excellence in Writing – 2016 Winning Entries
    • Dear Canada: An Open Letter—by Nikaela Lange, age 18, Dalmeny, Saskatchewan
    • My Future Vision for Canada’s Farming and Food System—by Kevin Morin, age 25, Quebec, Outaouais Region
  • Climate Justice and Food Sovereignty Training in Morocco—by Lydia Carpenter, Vice-President (Policy)
  • We Remember Joyce Hutchings