In light of Women’s History Month, Santa Fe Community College is honoring local leaders as “Women Of Distinction.” Since 1987, the college has recognized five prominent women in Alachua and Bradford Counties each year. SFC also chooses a “Woman Of Promise” for outstanding service to the community. UF student, Stephanie Covey is being recognized this year as that person. Covey spoke with WUFT’s Michelle McKenzie.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/coveyqa.mp3]
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In 2010 the Agricultural Justice Project launched the Food Justice certification, which ensures farmworker rights not granted by law. These rights create new costs for certified farmers while the American farmers’ debt has risen to $409 billion.