LEAF in the news

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Why I Farm Roadtrip: Heidi Witmer of LEAF

July 02, 2016

LEAF founder, Heidi Witmer was interviewed by Natalina Sents as part of the Why I Farm road trip blog around the U.S.

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Growth Path: Cultivating crops, training youth

July 29, 2016

This article in The Burg Magazine explains how LEAF has grown since the start of the program.

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Additional Articles

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Farming project cultivates young leaders, PPL, Oct 02, 2018

Leadership through farming and ag worker shortage, witf.org, Aug 16, 2018

Connecting Youth to Leadership and Farming, Philanthropy Journal News, August 6, 2018

Pennsylvania Farm Show, Edible Philly, November 20, 2017

Agbiz graduate cultivates youth leaders, AgChoice Farm Credit, Fall, 2017

Turning Youth to the Soil with Project LEAF, Lancasterfarming.com, August 25, 2017

Local farms take a bite out of meal kit market, ABC 27, Jul 17, 2017

LEAF Project eyes meal delivery to expand program, impact, Cumberlink.com, July 12, 2017

LEAF Project: Making Cooking a Part of Life, ABC 27, Jul 07, 2017 

Is this the savior of the vanishing family meal?: Matthew Olshan, Penn Live, Jun 27, 2017

Meet the new face of farming in Perry County: Matthew Olshan, Penn Live, Mar 13, 2017

Partnership for Better Health Kicks Off First Ever ‘Madness"‘ Event for Local Non-Profits, Cumberlink.com, February 29, 2016

LEAF Project: Agricultural and culinary leadership opportunities for youth ,ABC 27 News, abc27.com, September 15, 2015

EARLY LEADERSHIP AND MENTORING TRAINING, Susquehanna Life Magazine, emediapublications.com, Fall, 2014

Program Teachers Teens About Food with Visit to Keswick Creamery, The Sentinel, cumberlink.com, July 30, 2014

Local farmers, service organizations 'squash' out hunger, The Sentinel, Cumberlink.com, January 20, 2014

Cultivating the Future: LEAF Project teaches Harrisburg-area teens agriculture, life skills, The Burg Magazine, theburgnews.com, September 29, 2013