Under Contract Film Premiere (1/5/2017) - For the first time in a full-length documentary, farmers tell their stories and experts reveal how the corporate agricultural production model pits farmer against farmer. Join us as we travel across the American South and to Southern India to understand what's happening to farmers living under contract and what we can do to change our food system for the better.
Small Farm Risk Management Webinar / Seminario virtual sobre la gestión de riesgos para las granjas (8/1/2016) - We know you've been working hard this summer, and we at RAFI invite you to take a break from the heat and join us for our upcoming webinars on Small Farm Risk Management. We'll host one in English on August 24th and one in Spanish on August 25th. Sabemos que han estado trabajando muy duro este verano, y aquí en RAFI les invitamos a tomar un descanso de trabajar bajo tanto calor. Les invitamos a nuestro seminario virtual sobre la gestión de riesgos para las granjas pequeñas. Tendremos una versión en español de nuestra presentación el jueves, 25 de agosto a las 4:30pm hora del este.
3rd Annual Crop Hop Set for September 13, 2015 (7/25/2015) - The 3rd Annual Crop Hop will take place on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the Pittsboro Roadhouse in Pittsboro, NC. 100% of the proceeds from the event will benefit our work on behalf of family farmers.
Free Risk Management Workshop & Dinner for Kentucky Farmers (6/4/2015) - Workshop on Risk Management Tools & RAFI’s New Online Resource for Farmers Do you have a plan for managing risk on your farm? Join Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) staff members in discussing crucial farm risk management issues and develop a plan for better addressing risk on your farm. We especially welcome veteran farmers and […]
Free Workshops to Help Farmers Manage Risk (5/27/2015) - Join ASAP, along with the RAFI, NC Cooperative Extension, and the Farm Service Agency for a series of FREE workshops designed to help farmers manage risk on the farm. Register online or by phone (828-236-1282).
Come to the Table Conference: Elon, NC (4/25/2015) - The Piedmont Come to the Table Conference will take place on May 28, 2015 in Elon, NC.
RAFI Celebrates National Farmworker Awareness Week 2015 (3/23/2015) - Tomorrow begins National Farmworker Awareness Week 2015 to raise awareness about farmworker conditions and to honor their important contributions to us every day. NFAW was started by Student Action with Farmworkers as a week of action for students and community members to raise awareness about farmworker issues on our campuses and in our communities. RAFI […]
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