Union Farmer Quarterly

Current and Past Issues of The Union Farmer Quarterly.

2017

Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2017
Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2017

Challenges in a Post-Truth Era • 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 • Climate Justice and Food Sovereignty Training in Morocco • We Remember Joyce Hutchings


Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2016-17
Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2016-17

The Climate Crisis — A defining issue for the next 50 years? • Balancing Power in the Public Interest and Understanding the Science • Reflections on the NFU’s 47th Annual Convention from Bursary Recipients • Gene Drives Threaten Biodiversity: Report from the Convention on Biological Diversity • Islanders and the Land and Migrant Dreams • National Farmers Foundation Report to the NFU National Convention • Resolutions passed at the NFU’s 47th Annual Convention • We Remember … Marie Hendricken (1935 – 2016)


2016

Union Farmer Quarterly: Fall 2016
Union Farmer Quarterly: Fall 2016

Contents Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee Message from the President Message from the Women’s President Message from the Youth Regional Reports Migrant Farm Workers in Canada: 50 Years Later – by Josie Baker, IPC Coordinator Energy East – What are the Risks? – by Rick Munroe La Vía Campesina Youth Participate in Brazil’s 2016


Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2016
Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2016

Contents: Memories of Roy Atkinson Message from the President Message from the Women’s President Message from the Youth President Regional Reports Meet your elected representatives: Board member Reg Phelan Women’s Advisory Katie Ward Youth Advisory Lydia Carpenter Creating Opportunities for Alternative Production and Marketing within Supply Management GM Alfalfa – Advertised Benefit vs Economic Loss


Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2016
Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2016

Contents: Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee Message from the President Message from the Women’s President Message from the Youth President Regional Reports Meet your new Board members Convention Panel Reports: Soil Health is Key – Lessening farmers’ impact on water Critical Issues for New Farmers – the challenge of accessing capital and land –


Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2015-2016
Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2015-2016

Contents: Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee Message from the President Message from the Women’s President Message from the Youth President Meet your VPs (Vice President bios) Convention Panel Reports: The Policy-Soil Interface: – from the plant to the planet Flying in the Face of Neoliberalism – Farmers Earning a Living Wage Soil: Our Common


2015

Union Farmer Quarterly: Fall 2015
Union Farmer Quarterly: Fall 2015

PDF Version<strongContents</strong:Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee
Message from the President
Message from the Women's President
Message from the NFU Youth
Regional Reports<strongArticles:</strong


Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2015
Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2015

Union Farmer Quarterly: Summer 2015 // Contents: NFU Youth travel to Parliament Hill to meet with Opposition MPs • Eat – Think – Vote! Food Secure Canada’s election campaign plank: “Home grown crisis – growing our farmer population” • Constructing a National New Farmer’s Policy Platform: An update on the national New Farmer Coalition by Ayla Fenton, NFU Youth Vice President • Support needed for new young farmers – Il faut appuyer nos nouveaux jeunes fermiers


Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2015
Union Farmer Quarterly: Spring 2015

PDF Version

<strongContents</strong:
Message from the Editorial Advisory Committee
Message from the President
Message from the Women's President
Message from the NFU Youth
Regional Reports


Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2014
Union Farmer Quarterly: Winter 2014

PDF Version Contents:Message from the Editor
Message from the President
Message from the Women's President: Membership – the Roots of Organization