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September 2014, Huffington Post, How the Once-Every-Seven-Years Observance of Shmita is Changing Jewish Lives

Michael Twitty: A Kosher Soul
by Vivian Henoch, myJewishDetroit, September 2016

A First! Michigan Jewish Food Festival
by Vivian Henoch, myJewishDetroit, September 2016

Eating Our Way Through the Michigan Jewish Food Festival
by Judy Lansky and Lauren Mazlin, myJewishDetroit, September 2016

Official Soundtrack of Our Spirit 2016
Forward, September 2016

What Jewish Farmers Eat for Breakfast
by Leah Koenig, Forward, August 29, 2016

The Earth Moved for Them – Did it Move for You?
by Talya Zax, Forward, August 28, 2016

Wilderness Torah Opens Pathway for Jewish Educators
by Judith Schiller, eJP, August 25, 2016

Sue Salinger talks about the Michigan Jewish Food Festival
by Steve Byrne, Detours Podcast, August 25, 2016

Sustaining the Soul
by David Stromberg, The Jerusalem Report, August 22, 2016

Climate activists make noise in Philly ahead of Democratic convention
by Ben Adler, Grist, July 25, 2016

Arava building network of scientists, policymakers
by Sue Fishkoff, JWeekly, July 21, 2016

Rosner’s Torah-Talk: Parashat Chukat with Rabbi Justin Goldstein
by Shmuel Rosner,Jewish Journal, July 15, 2016

Sacramento temple hires native son as rabbi
by Patricia Corrigan,JWeekly, July 7, 2016

Elisheva Massel on Aligning Personal Values with Organizational Mission
Hornstein alumni profile, Brandeis University, July 2016

Centre for Sustainable, Land-based Judaism Opens in Ontario
by Jordana Skurka, Canadian Jewish News, June 30, 2016

In a Yiddische Green Acres, Old McDovid has a Farm, E-I-E-I-Oy
by Cathryn J. Prince, Times of Israel, June 21, 2016

JOFEE Network Gathering
Jim Joseph Foundation, June 16, 2016

How I Got Hired: A Conversation With Morgan Dorsch
by Victoria Crispo, Idealist Careers, June 14, 2016

Feed the Soil, Not the Plants
by Rebecca Bloomfield, eJP, June 13, 2016

Greening Group Planting Environmental Seeds
by Merri Rosenberg, New York Jewish Week, May 17, 2016

RETREAT! On Passover you can ‘Retreat,’ and then ‘Return!’
by Sandy Wasserman, Times of Israel, May 6, 2016

Growing the Field From Seed to Harvest: Jewish Outdoor, Food, & Environmental Education (JOFEE) Matures into its Next Phase
by Julie Botnick and Yoshi Silverstein, eJP, May 6, 2016

An Urban Kibbutz Kitchen – On the Upper West Side
by Danielle Kohanzadeh, Forward, April 24, 2016

Nigel Savage of Hazon on a Jewish Food Movement
Tikkun, April 19, 2016

The New Paradigm Spiritual Communities Initiative
by Rabbi Sid Schwarz, e Jewish Philanthropy, March 30, 2016

Make Way For ‘Earthodoxy’
by Gary Rosenblatt, New York Jewish Week, March 30, 2016

How to Do a Digital Detox
by Elana Lyn Gross, ElanaLyn.com, March 28, 2016

Kid Tested, and Now Adult Tested: a Grown-up Taste of Jewish Summer Camp
by Deborah Fineblum, JNS.org, March 23, 2016

In Landmark Announcement, Largest Welfare Certification Addresses Genetic Health
PR Web, March 17, 2016

Eleven Communities Across Canada Go Wild for Nature
Northumberland View, March 8, 2016

Israel, Jordan and Palestinians Discuss Water Co-operation
Jewish News, February 23, 2016

Farm to Seder Plate: Growing Crops in Canada
by Judy Maltz, Ha’Aretz, February 11, 2016
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A Jewish Farmers Movement: Revolutionary or Ridiculous?
by Dan Friedman, Forward, February 7, 2016

Young Jewish Farmers & Redemption
by Chaya Kurtz, Hevria, January 18, 2016

Thou Shalt Not Toss Food: Enlisting Religious Groups To Fight Waste
by Maria Godoy, NPR, January 18, 2016

The Israel Ride: Off the Beaten Path from Jerusalem to Eilat with Andy Roisman
by Vivian Henoch, myJewishDetroit, January 8, 2016

Bagels at Hazon Conference That Rivaled New York’s
by Leah Koenig, Forward, January 4, 2016

Why Hazon, Why Now
by Vivian Henoch, myJewishDetroit, November 20, 2015

Festival Brings Food, Jews, Values Together
by Michael Bomze, Jewish Exponent, November 18, 2015

Jewish Artists from New York Release New Rap Album in English, Hebrew, Aramaic
by Alan Zeitlin, The Algemeiner, November 13, 2015

A Celebration of Food, A Call for Justice
by Michael Bomze, Jewish Exponent, November 10, 2015

Is the Jewish Community in America Actually in Crisis?
by Joshua Ratner, eJewish Philanthropy, November 8, 2015

At a Jewish Food Conference, Dead Lambs and Pot Lox Help Reach a New Generation
by Rob Eshman, Jewish Journal, November 4, 2015

Holy Cow: How This Funder Found Religion in Farm Animals
by Stefanie Garden, Inside Philanthropy, November 2, 2015

Largest Jewish Sustainability Organization Brings Farm Animal Welfare to the Table
The Humane Society, October 23, 2015

Finding God in a Carrot Field
by Shira Wolf, Forward, October 21, 2015

Google’s First Executive Chef at Hazon Food Fest in Palo Alto
By Andy Altman–Ohr, JWeekly, October 8, 2015

Hazon to Close San Francisco Office Next Month
by Sue Fishkoff, JWeekly, October 1, 2015

Jewish Food is Subject of Rocky Mountain Festival
by JTA, The Times of Israel, September 30, 2015

Hazon on PBS
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly, September 4, 2015

Schlepping My Family to a Rosh Hashanah Retreat Was So Worth It
By Kerry Newman, Kveller, September 2, 2015

4 Questions for Boulder’s Newest Hebrew Priestess
Boulder Jewish News, August 31, 2015

Kohenet Institute Ordains Nine Hebrew Priestesses Graduating Class of 2015 Serve As Jewish Ritual Leaders & Educators
Boulder Jewish News, August 31, 2015

Faith Leaders Issue Global “Call to Conscience” on Climate
by A. D. McKenzie, Inter Press Service, July 24, 2015

From the White House to the USDA and Back to Boulder
by Rabbi Marc Soloway, Boulder Jewish News, July 23, 2015

Selected Stories, Quotes and Ideas from Summit of Conscience
Alliance of Religions and Conservation, July 22, 2015

Climate Change ‘A Matter of Conscience’ at Paris Summit
euronews, July 21, 2015

White House Honors 12 Faith Leaders as Climate–Change “Champions”
by Adelle M. Banks, Religion News Service, July 21, 2015

Cooking My Way Through the Torah
By Sarah Newman, Forward, July 19, 2015

Educational School Bus Tour Explores Holy Spacesby Nigel Savage, The Jewish Voice, June 17, 2015

Jewish Intentional Communities Coming to Boulder Jewish Commons?, by Jeff Levy, Boulder Jewish News, June 8, 2015

Amy’s Kitchen Tries Organic Fast Food, by Ali Golden, The Forward, June 8, 2015

Win-Win-Win, by Barbara Lewis, Detroit Jewish News, June 4, 2015

From Duty to Community and Back, by Nigel Savage, JTS, May 28, 2015

Farm-to-Table Judaism, by Merri Rosenberg, The Jewish Week, May 26, 2015

Torah Flora Announces Summer Botany Walks, by JLNJ Staff, Jewish Link of New Jersey, May 21, 2015

How Jewish Is Jewish Environmentalism? by Julian Sinclair, Mosaic, May 7, 2015

Mom ready for Hazon ride – this year on Mother’s Day, by Patricia Corrigan, jweekly.com, April 23, 2015

Judaism Blends in at LGBTQ Shabbaton, by Eliana Dobres, Cleveland Jewish News, April 17, 2015

It’s Baby Goat (Cheese) Season, by Meredith Cohen, The Forward, April 9, 2015

The Passover Gluten of Our Affliction, by Julie Botnick, The Forward, April 5, 2015

A Jewish Perspective on Preserving, by Jacob Siegel, The Forward, March 24, 2015

To Celebrate Pesach, We Must Learn to Bake Bread, by Blair Nosan, Jewschool, March 19, 2015

Hazon and the Emerging Field of JOFEE, Jim Joseph Foundation, March 13, 2015

Jim Joseph Foundation Awards $24 Million in Grants, JTA, March 12, 2015

Spotlight on Business: Adamah Aims To Cultivate the Soil & the Soul, Animoto Blog, February 27, 2015

Environmental Tikkun Olam Hits the Big Apple by Cathryn J. Prince, The Times of Israel, February 13, 2015

Peoplehood With Purpose: A Renewable Light Unto the Nations
by Yosef I. Abramowitz, eJewish Philanthropy, January 25, 2015

Starving Farmer: The New Starving Artist by Helen Chernikoff, The Jewish Week, January 21, 2015

Considering the Chicken by Jacob Siegel, The Forward, January 11, 2015

It’s Shmita! by Helen Chernikoff, The Jewish Week, January 7, 2015


December 2014, The Jewish Star, Diverse ‘Jewish Food Movement’ Comes of Age

November 2014, The Jewish Exponent, Hazon Festival Creates Sustainability Momentum

October 2014, eJewish Philanthropy, Ten-Timers

October 2014, eJewish Philanthropy, You Are What You Eat

October 2014, Jerusalem Post, Of Climate, Torah and Shmita

October 2014, JTA, Amid Drought, Jewish Groups Push Conservation Agenda

September 2014, Jewish Standard, Give it a Rest

September 2014, The New York Times, In Israel, Values of a Holy Respite Are Adapted for a High-Tech World

September 2014, The Forward, Jews Join Hundreds of Thousands at Largest-Ever Climate Change March

September 2014, The Jewish Week, People’s Climate MarchJewish Flavor At Climate March

September 2014, Haaretz, What is Shmita and where did it come from?

September 2014, Haaretz, The hippest commandment for progressive Jews

September 2014, Huffington Post, Why Is This Rosh Hashanah Different? (Nitzavim/Vayelekh, Deuteronomy 29:9-31:30)

September 2014, Huffington Post, How the Once-Every-Seven-Years Observance of Shmita is Changing Jewish Lives

September 2014, Civil Eats, Beyond The Kibbutz: A Jewish Farm Renaissance

September 2014, Jewish Exponent, Activists Prepare for Climate March

September 2014, JHub, What We Can Do Together

September 2014, Haaretz, The Hippest Commandment for Progressive Jews

September 2014, The Forward, Jewish Groups Warm to Climate Change Battle

September 2014, JTA, Jews to Blow the Shofar in the People’s Climate March NYC on September 21

August 2014, Chabad News, CTeen Leaders Recharge Their Batteries at Summer Retreat

August 2014, Boulder Jewish News, Shabbat Ha’aretz: Judaism, Land Use, Social Justice and Climate Change

July 2014, The New York Times, New Gleanings from a Jewish Farm

July 2014, The Skokie Review, Unique Topsy Turvy Bus Travels a Long Way to Skokie

July 2014, The Aurora Beacon-News, Topsy Turvy Bus Heads to Geneva Farm for Environmental Initiative

July 2014, JTA, Zalman Schachter-Shalomi Brought Old World Gravitas to New Age Judaism

June 2014, The Denver Post, At Jewish Food Festival Tasting, Savoring Tradition is Key

June 2014, The Denver Post, Jewish Food Festival in Denver Celebrates Sustainability, Tradition

June 2014, The Huffington Post, Yes, Religion Can Still Be A Force For Good In The World. Here Are 100 Examples How

June 2014, JWeekly, Hazon Bicycle Ride Puts the Pedal to the Shtetl

June 2014, Rural Intelligence, 10 Things To Love About Falls Village

June 2014, eJP, How the Outdoors, Food, and Environment Leads to Increased Jewish life

June 2014, The Jewish Daily Forward, Time for Jewish Evangelizing

May 2014, JWeekly, Get to know JOFEE — it’s here to stay

April 2014, Canadian Jewish News, Strengthening Jewish identity through environmental education

April 2014, Epoch Times, Goat-Raising Rabbi Leads Jewish Organic Food Movement

April 2014, Yoga City, Torah Yoga Is Growing For Jews And All Wisdom Seekers

April 2014, Juedische Allgemeine, Zurück zu den Wurzeln

April 2014, New Jersey Jewish News, Head of Hazon serves ‘Food for Thought

April 2014, The Denver Post, Jewish food movement for ethical living gives Passover new meaning

April 2014, New Voices, Toward a Queerer, Jewier Tomorrow

April 2014, Kol Aleph, ALEPH and Hazon Partner on Bike Rides and Retreats

April 2014, JWeekly, Findings of JOFEE study to be shared in San Francisco

April 2014, San Diego Jewish World, Leichtag ranch is nursery for innovative Judaism

April 2014, Heritage Florida Jewish News, Using shmita to change lives

April 2014, jWeekly, Farm-to-table food and a path through the wilderness led me to my Jewish roots

April 2014, eJP, A JOFEE Journey

April 2014, Jewish News 1, First UK Shmita Summit

March 2014, Jerusalem Post, Shmita summit: Our year of living car-lessly

March 2014, Moment Magazine, Nigel Savage on the Jewish Food Movement

March 2014, Ohio Jewish Chronicle, JOFEE offers hope for Jewish future following Pew Report pessimism

March 2014, The Jewish Voice, First Israeli-born qes to visit Rhode Island

March 2014, Heritage, Is JOFEE the new acronym for the Jewish future?

March 2014, JWeekly, Is environmental education the wave of the Jewish future?

March 2014, EJP, Shmittah: A Paradigm for Funding

March 2014, Zeek, The Jewish Ecosphere Springs Forward: Social Justice & Innovation in the Expanding Universe of “JOFEE”

March 2014, EJP, The JOFEE Report: Lessons, Successes and Challenges

March 2014, Boulder Jewish News, Nigel Savage: JOFEE Report and the Challenge of Asset Allocation

March 2014, Canadian Jewish News, Jolt your community with JOFEE

March 2014, Jewish News, In Pew’s wake: Does JOFEE spell Jewish future?

March 2014, Jweekly, Is environmental education the wave of the Jewish future?

March 2014, The Jewish Week, The Greening Of Jewish Millennials

March 2014, The Jewish Voice, Jewish Outdoor, Food, and Environmental Education Experiences Show Increased Potential for Engagement

March 2014, The Algemeiner, After Pew Pessimism, is ‘JOFEE’ the New Acronym for the Jewish Future?

March 2014, The Forward, Jewish Food Programs Are Growing, Says New Report

March 2014, JNS, After Pew pessimism, is ‘JOFEE’ the new acronym for the Jewish future?

March 2014, EJP, Jewish Outdoor, Food, and Environmental Education Experiences Show Increased Potential for Jewish Engagement

March 2014, Moment Magazine, Nigel Savage on the Jewish Food Movement

March 2014, The Covenant Foundation, The Art of the Family Meal

February 2014, Boulder Jewish News, “Sukkah City” Opens the BJFF

February 2014, Jewish Community Voice, Kellman Brown wins green ribbon for pioneering environmental efforts

February 2014, Jweekly, The Natural: Berkeley’s Adam Berman at the root of Jewish farm movement

February 2014, JTS, JTS to Host Hazon Founder Nigel Savage: “What’s Next for the Jewish Food Movement?”

February 2014, Canyon Courier, Pedaling peace: Couple to participate in 350-mile bike ride through Israel

February 2014, JWeekly, Cultivating the next generation

February 2014, Hazon, J Space, Lead Jewish Voice In Environment & Food Policy, Starts New In 2014

February 2014, Jewish Week, Green Growth Going Mainstream

February 2014, Local Belle, Kitchen Visit: Baruch Rock Homebrewer

January 2014, The Jewish Week, Hazon Conference Dispatch

January 2014, Repair The World, Spotlight On: Hazon’s (Jewish) Bike Rides

January 2014, The Forward, Pete Seeger’s 7 Most Jewish Songs

January 2014, Jewish Journal, RIP, Pete Seeger

January 2014, Jewish Ledger, Conversation with Steve Sherman

January 2014, Jewish Ledger, Shmita: “From perceived scarcity to revealed abundance”

January 2014, Jewish Times, Purpose-Built

January 2014, The Forward, David Cooper, Father of BuJu

December 2013, New Jersey Jewish News,  Pickler preserves an Ashkenazi legacy

December 2013, JTA Telegraph,  At Jewish conferences, it’s food glorious food

November 2013, J Weekly,  Program enters year 3 of nourishing family mealtime

November 2013, Jewish Boston,  Intentional Community on the Urban Frontier

November 2013, Tri Corner News,  Pie ‘pop-up’ benefits the Fishes & Loaves food pantry

November 2013, NJ Jewish News,  Centers of intention: Forum attracts Jews seeking co-op communities

November 2013, Boulder Jewish News,  A Catholic, Protestant, Pentecostal and Jew Walk into a… Garden!

November 2013, JTA,  Intentional communities initiative aims to put Jews back in touch with the land

November 2013, The New York Jewish Week,  ‘We Are Inventing A Life’

November 2013, Boulder Jewish News,  Black and White Jerusalem

October 2013, Boulder Jewish News,  Something for Everyone at the Hazon Food Conference

October 2013, Jewish Exponent,  Hazon Festival Brings Green Message to Philly

October 2013, Chapelboro Radio,  Israel Ride – rider interview

October 2013, Jewish Exponent,  Shopping at the Shuk

October 2013, Canyon Courier,  Pedaling peace: Couple to participate in 350-mile bike ride through Israel

October 2013, The Jewish Week,  The Territories Within

October 2013, Maryland Hillel online,  Bike for Change

July 2013, Huffington Post, The Kabbalah of Baseball

March 2013, J. Jewish News Weekly,  Just harvest: Hazon Jewish Food Festival offers a full plate of workshops, tastings

November 2011, The Tufts Daily, For the second year, Hillel farm retreat brings faith back to nature

September 2011, JTA, Roseanne Barr: Meditate with Me

August 2011, The Jewish Week, Training The Green Team

August 2011, The Jewish Daily Forward, Summer Camps for Jewish Seniors Live On

July 2011, Huffington Post, Is The Jew Still In The Lotus?

July 2011, New York Blueprint, Join Actress Roseanne Barr for a Women-Only Shabbat

June 2011, Huffington Post, Religious Retreats to Recharge the Spirit this Summer

April 2011, PresenTense Jewish Social Action Now, Spirituality and Activism: Meditating on change

December 2010, Sisterhood Blog on The Forward, How Jewish Workplaces Can Right Gender Disparities

December 2010, JTA, Food for Thought

November 2010, The Jew & The Carrot Blog on The Forward, Can Cheese Be Jewish?

November 2010, PresenTense, Holy Chevre

November 2010, Jewschool blog: Inside the Activists’ Studio, Starting From Wherever You Are

November 2010, eMagazine: Feeding the Faith, Religious Orders Are Growing Vegetables, Raising Cows and Making Cheese in the Name of the Spirit

November 2010, The New York Times, To Revive Jewish Dishes, Some Cooks Look to the Shtetl

October 2010, Huffington Post, The New Jewish Food Movement: Jews Who Meet What They Eat

October 2010, Berman Jewish Policy Archive at NYU Wagner, Jewish Farming School, Then and Now

October 2010, Lakeville Journal, Planning for the Future in Farm Fields

October 2010, Lakeville Journal, Colors of Autumn Farm Day

August 2010, The Jewish Independent, Growing a Spiritual Toolbox: DLTI retreat attracts international communal leaders and learners

October 2009, Canadian Jewish News, Adamah brings a Jewish approach to organic farming

September 2009, 614:HBI eZine, Rocking & Rolling with Jodi Falk

July 2009, Washington Jewish Weekly, Heed the warning signs

July 2009, Jewish Post & Opinion, At the ALEPH Kallah 2009

December 2009, The Flame: News from UJA-Federation of New York, Mixing Jewish Studies with Agriculture