Presented by Transition Colorado, an evening with Joel Salatin, the world’s most-recognized “beyond organic” and strictly local, clean food farmer, prolific author and inspiring speaker, who with his family owns Polyface Farm in Virginia, featured prominently in the NYT bestseller Omnivore’s Dilemma and the Oscar-nominated documentary, “Food Inc.,” as well as “Fresh: The Movie.”In this unforgettable presentation, Joel will reveal the astonishingly obvious steps we all must take towards a food…See More
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
Just starting to learn more! I started by learning about local eating for myself and my husband and want to keep going on and being better informed.
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
I whole heartedly believe in creating a more sustainable community and planet. I also remember with love my grandparents small farm in Virginia, the fresh fruits and veggies, and my mom was a dedicated farmer. I also want to connect with people that are working for a better future and believe in the values of sustainability, conservation, local food, less toxins in our environment, connection to nature.
What background and skills do you bring to this community?
I am an experienced photojournalist and visual storyteller and have photographed a number of the issues around climate change, nature, sustainability and others. In the past much of my work has been international and I want to participate more locally both personally and professionally.
How can you help the growth/acceptance/vitality of the Transition movement?
By telling stories about the people, life, gardening, companies, building, conservation that makes up the Transition Movement. To bring my talents and gifts to the community.