Hank Vogler spent the last 40 years building his dream ranch in the arid lands of eastern Nevada. But a plan to transfer water from ranches like his to slake the thirst of Nevada’s largest city threatens his livelihood. This sheep rancher says he won’t give up without a fight.
A great opportunity to work with the National Young Farmers’ Coalition in the Colorado River Basin.
COLORADO RIVER BASIN ORGANIZER
The National Young Farmers’ Coalition seeks a full-time Colorado River Basin Organizer to build 7 new young farmers coalition affiliates in Colorado River Basin states (AZ, CA, CO, NM, NV, UT, WY) and promote various campaigns with partner organizations to ensure the sustainability of farming in the region.
- Organizing 7 new NYFC affiliate groups in AZ, CA, CO, NM, NV, UT and WY with volunteers.
- Hosting at least one event in each of these states as an introduction to the National Young Farmers’ Coalition
- Building a highly engaged group of farmers and citizens in support of young and beginning farmers in these states Continue reading