No. 3, 2020, Land Stewardship Letter

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Table of Contents

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Stewardship Roots…3
Sustainable Vs. Regenerative

In Remembrance…4
Dennis Johnson's Deep-Rooted Legacy

Myth Buster…5
Fake Meat's False Promise

LSP News…6
Staff Changes
Driessen Joins LSP Board

Policy & Organizing…8
Giving Voice to the Needs of Rural Communities
2021 Organizing & Social Change Cohort
Farm Crisis Resources
Farmers Taking Action on Climate
Members Speak Out on Soil & Climate

Justice on the Land…12
Cultural Competency
LSP's Vision for the Future
Rural Voices for Racial Justice Video Series

Soil Health…14
Letting Livestock do the Work
Join the Soil Builders' Network
LSP Releases Reports on Soil Health Initiatives
Summer 2020 Grazing Photo Contest
Songs of the Soil
Reaching Out to the Risk-Adverse
Soil Stats: Good News & Bad News

Farm Beginnings…24
An Enigma in Farm Country
Workshops: Conservation on Rented Land
Is Farming in Your Future?
2021-2022 Farm Beginnings Course

Farm Transitions…27
Seeking Farmers-Seeking Land Clearinghouse
Winter Farm Transition Workshops

Perilous Bounty

Membership Update…30
Help Reinforce LSP's Roots of Resilience
Ways to Support LSP
Support LSP in Your Workplace
Membership Questions?
T-shirts! Bumper Stickers! Calendars!
In Memory & in Honor

Stewardship Calendar…32
Meetings & Workshops

2021 CSA Directory…32
Farmers: Sign-up for the 2021 Directory