Earlier this month, after much debate, the Farm Bill Conference Committee came out with a compromise package that was passed by the Senate (87-13) and the House (386-47). The new Farm Bill, which the President is expected to sign, contains many wins for organic, local and regional food systems, and...
December 2018 Blog Posts
Congressional Record Statement about Enid Wonnacott, which was read by Senator Bernie Sanders on the Senate Floor, December 2018.
In keeping with this year's theme—Food Traditions: Celebrating our Agricultural Roots—we are delighted to announce our keynote speakers: Saturday, February 16, 2019, 9am Leah Penniman, Soul Fire Farm "Farming While Black: African Diasporic Wisdom for Farming and...
Do you produce seeds for your own garden, to share, or to sell? If so, we are interested in learning more about you.
Today, the Soil Health Institute released Living Soil, a new documentary featuring several farmers who have been SARE grantees.
NOFA-VT is now accepting applications for the 2019 Journey Farmer Program. This two-year program enables new farmers to advance their farming skills and experiences while being a part of a learning community of other beginning farmers and farmer mentors.