Enjoy a sunset picnic and Havdalah at the most beautiful lookout point on Leichtag Commons, hosted by returning Jewish Food Justice Fellows! There will be song, drink, dessert, and discussion to help wrap up Shabbat and glide into the new week. Bring your favorite meal and welcome Shabbat with a sunset at the […]
ENCINITAS, Calif. – The Leichtag Foundation announced today that Jenny Camhi has been promoted to the key leadership position of Director of The Hive at Leichtag Commons. The Hive at Leichtag Commons is the Foundation’s platform for talent development, grantee and ecosystem professional development and capacity building, Jewish discourse, support […]
by Daron “Farmer D” Joffe In the past few years, the Urban Land Institute has recognized that integrating food and farming into urban, suburban and rural real estate development projects is a rapidly growing trend. In addition to creating a dynamic platform for food production, social engagement and education, farm-centric […]
We are thrilled to have helped the Encinitas Union School District’s EUSD Farm Lab become one of three schools in the county to receive Israeli-designed rain barrels as part of a pilot program being launched by the U.S.-Israel Center (USIC) at Rady School of Management, UC San Diego. Read more.
The Jewish Farming movement is happening! A second annual convening took place here in January with Coastal Roots Farm and 40 other participants from around the world learning from each other and discovering how by working together they could accelerate their vision of a Jewish community farm in every community. […]