John Pittari, owner of INFRA Member New Morning Market, CT, and INFRA Board Member, was recently awarded the Bill Duesing Living on the Earth Award! Bill Duesing founded The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut, Inc. in 1982, and his legacy is honored through this annual award.
From the article: "John and his family have advanced the economic, social, and ecological durability of organic farms in Connecticut by providing a friendly, humane, respectful, and mutually beneficial working partnership between farmers and their markets... New Morning Market’s mission statement clearly describes John’s commitment to the continuation of Bill’s life work. He is the perfect recipient of this award!"
To learn more and hear from John, read the article provided by CT NOFA here, and watch the short video below!