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NAFSN: 

a professional association for people working together to strengthen local & regional food systems 


We work at the forefront of the food systems profession itself, providing networking opportunities, access to practitioner tools, career guidance, student chapters, webinars, and a curated jobs board for people at all levels of this critical-change work. 


NAFSN also creates interactive learning experiences with the open-access, peer-viewed research on community food systems published by our sister program, the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD).


If you value a diverse and informed workforce at the helm of community food systems, join today.


Upcoming Events:

NAFSN's Leadership Circle Meeting

NAFSN's Leadership Circle Meeting is held on the first Wednesday of each month, ...

NAFSN's Leadership Circle Meeting

NAFSN's Leadership Circle Meeting is held on the first Wednesday of each month, ...

NAFSN's Leadership Circle Meeting

NAFSN's Leadership Circle meets every first Wednesday of the month, 12pm-1:30pm ...

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News:

Free Tickets to the 18th Annual Chicago Food Justice Summit

Register today for your free tickets to the 18th Annual Chicago Food Justice Sum...

Community Food Systems Consultants Page

For those of you working as community food systems consultants, we have added a ...

NOFA-New Jersey's 33rd Annual Winter Conference

To kick off the New Year, a 50% discount is available for NAFSN members who regi...

SHARE OUR VALUES

The North American Food Systems Network (NAFSN) works to be a leader in the professional development of food systems practitioners, and the food systems profession itself, by tapping into a diverse network of food systems professionals who value community, collaboration, innovation, integrity, justice, equity, productivity, education, and efficacy.

GUIDE OUR VISION

We envision a future in which food systems practitioners have the tools and support to effectively support the development of viable local and regional food systems that offer rewarding economic opportunities for producers as well as provide access to healthful, safe, reliable, affordable, biodiverse and culturally-diverse connections to food for all.

ADVANCE OUR MISSION

NAFSN is a professional development association connecting people to opportunities and resources to promote resilient local and regional food systems in the advancement of equity and healthful food access for all.

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