Watch Under Contract: Farmers and the Fine Print (4/12/2017) - 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.
Release: RAFI Farm Advocate Testifies on USDA Financing for Farmers (4/4/2017) - RAFI's Executive Director, Scott Marlow, delivered testimony before a U.S. House Subcommittee as part of a larger series of hearings entitled, “The Next Farm Bill”, hosted by the Committee on Agriculture of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Small Farm Risk Management Webinar / Seminario virtual sobre la gestión de riesgos para las granjas (8/1/2016) - In these webinars we will cover options for risk management to help your farm survive unpredictable weather this fall and winter. These webinars are especially focused for organic, small-scale, and specialty crop producers. Offered in English and Spanish.
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.
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