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Welcome to Sustainable Food Systems


We hope you will find the library and faculty recommended resources in this guide helpful as you explore sustainable food systems at College of the Atlantic and beyond.

Sustainable Food Systems at COA

Get Involved at Beech Hill Farm & Peggy Rockefeller Farms


Raj Patel

Patel, author of Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System and The Value of Nothing, a New York Times best-seller, returns to the COA campus to discuss how humanity produces enough food to feed everyone in the world today, and yet the world is disfigured by inequality.





Molly Anderson
Food Systems and Sustainable Agriculture
(207) 801-5729
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Don Cass
Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics
(207) 801-5707
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Jay Friedlander
Socially Responsible Business, Entrepreneurship, and Sustainable Business
(207) 801-5716
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Todd Little-Siebold
history and Latin American studies
(207) 801-5726
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Suzanne R. Morse
Applied botany, plant ecology and tropical studies
(207) 801-5724
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Fred Olday
Adjunct Faculty Member: lichenology, bryology

Nishi Rajakaruna
Field botany, plant taxonomy, plant evolutionary processes, and ethnobotany
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Doreen Stabinsky
Agricultural Policy, International Studies, and Global Environmental Politics
(207) 801-5710
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Alumni News

Neith Little '09. Sustainable Food Coordinator for Hampshire College Farm.  Received her MS in Soil and Crop Sciences from Cornell University in 2012.
Helen Shilomboleni '09. Namibia. PhD. candidate. Currently at Univ of Waterloo, Canada  - Global Food Systems and Agriculutre Politics.
Jo Cosgrove '09. Edible Gardener/greenhouse manager for Living Classroom's Waterfront Kitchen in Baltimore
Abe Noe-Hays '00. Co-Founder/Research Director of Earth Rich Institute in VT on urine fertilizer.

Allison Gladstone Watters '00.  Farm Coordinator for Hancock County Planning District, ME

Deb Soule '81.
Herbalist and founder
of Avena Botanicals

Chellie Pingree '79.  U.S. Congresswoman from Maine's First District.  The first Democratic woman elected to US House of Representatives from Maine.

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