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San Diego’s Jewish Farming Movement

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. […]

Ruth Cummings Shares Insights on Jerusalem Arts and Culture during our Jerusalem Conversations series

Ruth Cummings, a Jerusalemite in residence for 20 years who has worked in resource and program development for some of Jerusalem’s key arts and culture organizations, visited our offices on Thursday, November 13 in Encinitas. She spoke at our “Jerusalem Conversations,” series this month on social activism and building civil society. It […]

CJC’s Vibrant Jewish Book Fair!

What a terrific event! Former Hazon​-nik Leah Koenig was here today during the Jewish Book Fair presented by San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (CJC)​. Koenig taught and shared a tasting of her new cookbook Modern Jewish Cooking. The event also featured a market-style setting featuring Daily Harvest Market​, Yumeve​, […]

6 Ways to Bring Shmita Consciousness

This week we are reminded of the significance of investing in relationships with our neighbors and the soil. Here are six ways you can build these relationships:   1. Allow the soil to rest. 2. Plant cover crops to build fertility and erosion resistance. 3. Plant native species. 4. Walk or ride […]