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greenhorns' Shop Announcement

The Greenhorns is a non-profit, grass-roots media organization formed to recruit, support and promote America's young farmers.

One of our goals is to introduce, let’s say, the city-dwelling rooftop beekeeper to the off-the-grid farmer who plows his fields with horses. A cultural revival needs community; we’re just zooming out so you can witness the effort en masse. Join the revival!

MISSION
The Greenhorns is a non-traditional grassroots non-profit organization made up of young farmers and a diversity of collaborators. Our mission is to recruit, promote and support the new generation of young farmers. We do this by producing avant-garde programming, video, audio, web content, publications, events, and art projects that increase the odds for success and enhance the profile and social lives of America’s young farmers.
The news is in from urban, suburban and rural districts alike: America needs more young farmers and more young farmers want a piece of America. It will take millions of rough and ready protagonists of place to care for our ecosystems and serve our country healthy food in the years to come. The Greenhorns enable this critical meeting of minds, bodies, and land by helping young and aspiring farmers to navigate career paths, build skills, and connect with each other. Our multifaceted approach includes on-the-ground organizing of events and workshops, media production, and online coalition building. See below for more on the tools, materials, and events we have created.

See more at thegreenhorns.net