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On May 26, 2022, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced the publication of a long-awaited proposed rule regarding “Transparency in Poultry Growing Contracts and Tournaments.” RAFI-USA is pleased with this development and applauds Sec. Vilsack for taking this important step.
This video provides an overview of how to approach disaster preparedness and recovery for your farm — as well as gives an overview of some disaster relief programs that are available, especially for farmers.
RAFI-USA and partners have called on the FTC to oppose the proposed merger of grocery chains Kroger and Albertsons. This merger would increase the concentrated power of a few corporations over our country's food retail markets.
In the fall of 2022, Come to the Table helped facilitate the creation of a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) project in the Sandhills region of North Carolina, between the Sandhills AGInnovation Center (SAIC) and Pinehurst United Methodist Church.
Humon Heidarian joined RAFI-USA's staff in July 2022 in the new position of Policy Manager for Climate and Equity. He is resolute about his commitment to helping create an equitable food system. Learn about Humon in this new staff profile.
On October 18, USDA made an announcement regarding the first of several phases of critical debt relief assistance to farmers. This blog summarizes what debt relief has already occurred and what farmers may expect next.
Este blog contiene un resumen de recursos y consejos para agricultores(as) y organizaciones de servicios agrícolas sobre cómo prepararse, responder y recuperarse de desastres naturales, como el huracán Ian. Continuaremos actualizando este artículo a medida que continúen los esfuerzos de recuperación.
This summary of resources and tips for farmers and farm-serving organizations describes how to prepare, respond, and recover from natural disasters, like Hurricane Ian. We will continue to update this article as recovery efforts continue.
RAFI-USA has submitted a comment regarding AMS's call for comments on “Poultry Growing Tournament Systems: Fairness and Related Concerns” following interviews with 105 current and former poultry growers from 17 states.
Farm Aid's 2022 message was loud and clear: farmers are increasingly facing the effects of climate change, leading to extreme weather events like droughts, hurricanes, temperature changes, flooding, and more. And furthermore, we’re running out of time; we need to fix our corporate-controlled food system in the U.S. now!