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Infographic: Seed Loss in the Public Domain

Have We Reached a Tipping Point on the Loss of Seed Biodiversity?

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 and Proceedings…

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[Media Release] Initiative Launched to Increase Farmers Market Sales and Local Food Access

October 20, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Initiative Launched to Increase Farmers Market Sales and Local Food Access Two of North Carolina’s leading local food and farmer advocacy organizations have joined…

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Welcoming an Old Friend Home: Farm Aid 2014

We would like to welcome Farm Aid to North Carolina, as we would welcome an old friend into our home. Farm Aid was created 29 years ago to respond to the needs of farm families facing the pain of losing their farms. Some of our staff members were there at that first concert, and ever since we and other organizations like us have worked closely with Farm Aid to serve farmers in need.

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Government Shutdown Harms Family Farms

Congress, by not doing its job, may be costing more than 1,400 farmers their farms, and more than 3,100 farmers their dreams of farming.