Monthly Archives: April 2017

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RAFI & Under Contract in The Guardian

The Guardian just ran an excellent article featuring interviews with farmers from our new film, “Under Contract: Farmers and the Fine Print”, and the film’s co-director, Sally Lee, who also directs our program on Contract Agriculture Reform.

Agricultural Reinvestment Fund 2017 Grant Awards

The Agricultural Reinvestment Fund is entering its 20th year in providing cost-share grants to innovative farmer-led projects in North Carolina. Each year, this competitive grant program selects a handful of farmers who have amazing ideas that focus on innovation, enterprise development, and growing a successful, sustainable family farm business.

RAFI Farm Advocate Testifies on USDA Financing for Farmers

Press Release: RAFI-USA’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.