• RAFI-Ag-Grants-2015-Homepage
    November 30, 2014

    Agricultural Reinvestment Fund

    Our grant program assists farmers and rural communities to develop new sources of agricultural income through the provision of cost-share grants. The ...
  • Infographic: Seed Loss in the Public Domain
    November 4, 2014

    Have We Reached a Tipping Point on the L...

    RAFI is very proud to release the findings of the 2014 Summit on Seeds and Breeds for the 21st Century, held in March in Washington, DC. The Summit an...
  • Summit Proceedings Slider
    October 30, 2014

    Publication

    Just Released! The proceedings are a compilation of 2014 Seed Summit keynote papers, response papers, presentations, findings, and a summary of recomm...
Congress

Deep Losses suffered by Sustainable Ag: The 2015 “Cromnibus”

The 2015 Final Annual Appropriations Bill passed by Congress late last week held more losses than wins for sustainable agriculture. The losses suffered by the sustainable agriculture community were deep…

"Head, Heart and Hands" by Artist Antonio Livingston for 2015 Come to the Table conference series

[Guest Post] Head, Heart and Hands: Description of a Watercolor

Charlotte based artist Antonio Livingston was commissioned by RAFI to produce the theme artwork for the 2015 Come to the Table Conference Series. In this post, Antonio reflects on the…

GivingTuesday

Happy #GivingTuesday!

Happy #GivingTuesday from all of us at the Rural Advancement Foundation International! Learn how you can get involved and spread the spirit of giving back here.

RAFI-Ag-Grants-2015-Homepage

Farmers: Applications due for 2015 Grants Dec. 15th!

Our grant program assists farmers and rural communities to develop new sources of agricultural income through the provision of cost-share grants. The program awards grants of up to $8,000 to individual farmers, or $10,000 for collaborative farmer projects in North Carolina.