I thought some of the folks here might like this post from my blog...it's something
I remembered from the "It Takes a Region" event last fall.
I blurted out the "generational stewardship" phrase at the It Takes a Region
conference organized by the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NESAWG)
that took place back in the fall of 2009. I was in a working session discussing the challenges associated with marketing messages for "regional food systems"; how we might better educate consumers and members of the retail channel about why a regional food economy matters. There was something in the phrase that I thought might make people think outside of their immediate future...