Alayne Moody is a university administrator and freelance writer living in Montréal, Québec. She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno. An environmental advocate since her teenage years, she has worked in the United States and Australia to raise awareness about climate change and to advocate for sustainability. Visit the Santropol Roulant website for more information selecting “Agriculture” from the drop-down menu under “What is The Roulant?”
Santropol Roulant’s meals-on-wheels program, servicing mobility-restricted individuals, has reached a beautiful level of integration now that they've added an organic farm operation to supply vegetables for their program. The farm fulfills the organization’s social mission and supports the development of aspiring young farmers, generating sustainable returns on small plots of land.