Regenerating Agriculture: Four Farmers’ Perspectives

Regenerating Agriculture: Four Farmers’ Perspectives

Charles Massy, Gabe Brown, Fred Provenza, Nicolette Niman (not pictured) Reflections on the 12/8/18 Panel at The Berry Center, New Castle, Kentucky Saturday, Dec. 8, was the beginning of my Christmas.  Likely the best Christmas gift I will receive this year is the...
Farmland for the Future

Farmland for the Future

New Pioneers for a Sustainable Future will feature its 18th Moving Forward Forum on Monday evening, Nov. 5, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. at the new Washington County Extension Office. The theme of this forum is “Farmland for the Future: Sowing the Next...
EcoCelebrations

EcoCelebrations

Yearning for a great one-off evening with fantastic food, time to learn, and fun companions? Join us for one or more New Pioneers “EcoCelebrations” this fall. 100% of your donation goes to New Pioneers Transition 2020 Fund.* Click here to see the upcoming...
Sister Claire McGowan receives leadership award

Sister Claire McGowan receives leadership award

Sr. Claire McGowan has been honored as a trailblazing Kentucky women at Louisville’s 23rd Festival of Faiths. This year’s theme was “Sacred Insight Feminine Wisdom.” Sr. Claire is one of eight women awarded who provide leadership in their communities through the...
We did it!

We did it!

Huge thanks to each and every one of you who took the time to call or email your elected legislators asking them to vote against the solar net-metering bill (HB 227) that would have devastated the future of solar energy in our commonwealth. It was touch and go right...
New Pioneers initiates membership drive

New Pioneers initiates membership drive

As the first step in our Transition 2020 Funding Campaign, New Pioneers has initiated the largest membership drive in our thirteen-year history. Our goal is to add 75 new memberships by the end of April to the current total of 225 memberships and then to keep going...
Green Festival

Green Festival

We are happy to announce the New Pioneers Fifth Annual Springfield Green Festival! We are trying something new this year.  The 2018 Festival will take place on Friday evening, April 27, from 4:00 – 8:00 pm! The venue also will be new this year: the large parking area...