Tonight on WMMT’s Mountain Talk: Farmers’ Markets and Local Ag in Appalachia

Tonight on WMMT's weekly Mountain Talk public affairs show there will be a discussion about farmers’ markets and growing a local food economy here in the mountains!  We'll hear about some of the active markets in the mountains, what some of the challenges and obstacles are, new ideas for how to build a successful farmers’ market, and how we can work together to support sustainable agriculture in our region.  Tune in from 6-7pm tonight to WMMT 88.7, or stream online at, and please call in your thoughts and comments during the show at 606-633-1208.

Our guests will be:

Kristin Tracz

About Kristin Tracz

Kristin Tracz served MACED’s Research and Policy team from 2009-2012 working on clean energy policy, energy efficiency programs and the Appalachian Transition Initiative. She joined MACED after finishing her Master of Environmental Management degree at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She now lives and works in Washington, DC.