Friday, November 10, 2000


Local Dirt Radio
Local Dirt is a radio show hosted on KDVS 90.3 FM in Davis, CA. The show is a project of Students for Sustainable Agriculture. Interested in checking it out? Local Dirt airs live on Tuesdays from 5-6pm. You can also stream past shows from their website.

Interested in helping out? Contact localdirt at gmail dot com.

Students for Sustainable Agriculture in the News
Citrus Gleaning - The Aggie, Apr. 14, 2009
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Major - The Aggie, Oct. 10, 2008

Contact SSA

You can contact us by emailing sustainableag at ucdavis dot edu.

Please email us if you would like to be added to our listserv.


UC Davis resources:
Agriculture Sustainability Institute
California Student Sustainability Coalition: UC Davis
Campus Center for the Environment
East Quad Farmers Market
Project Compost
UC Davis Student Farm
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program

Literary resources:
Cool Cuisine
In Defense of Food
The Art of the Commonplace: The Agrarian Essays of Wendell Berry
The New Agrarianism
The Omnivore's Dilemma

Other Resources:
Organic on the Green
Real Food Challenge

SSA Meetings

For the fall of 2009, Students for Sustainable Agriculture meets...

Location: Bowley Science Center, UC Davis campus

Time: 6:00 pm

Date: every-other week, starting Monday, November 2nd

During the first 30 minutes of the meeting, we share a meal. Please bring a vegetarian dish to share if you are able. Also - don't forget your eating utensils.

We meet at the red 'X' on the map.

About Students for Sustainable Agriculture

We are a group of graduate, undergraduate, professors and community members interested in changing our food system. We work together to support community and campus projects with the common goal of supporting a socially just, ecologically balanced and economically viable food system.

Past/Current Projects include:
- UC Davis Student Farm work parties
- The Gleaning Project
- Local Dirt radio
- Real Food Challenge
- Student Farmworker Alliance / Coalition of Immokalee Workers campaign support
- Local Food Week / Keepin' It Real Food week
- Annual Olive Glean and Olive Oil pressing
- Annual Citrus Glean and bike tour