Elizabeth Henderson

Elizabeth Henderson farmed at Peacework Farm in Wayne County, New York, for over 30 years. She is a member of the Board the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York (NOFA-NY), and represents the NOFA Interstate Council on the Board of the Agricultural Justice Project. She is the lead author of Sharing the Harvest: A Citizen’s Guide to Community Supported Agriculture (Chelsea Green, 2007), with a Spanish language e-book edition in 2017.

Articles by this author

In a win-win-win combination, building the health of soil improves farm viability, increasing farm resiliency to extreme weather events, and improving food quality and surrounding water quality. (Photo: Public domain) Views
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
Why Sustainable Agriculture Should Support a Green New Deal
“For Sale” signs have replaced “Dairy of Distinction” on the last two dairy farms on the road I drive to town. The farm crisis of the 1980’s that never really went away has resurfaced with a vengeance. In 2013, aggregate farm earnings were half of what they were in 2012. Farm income has continued...
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