RAFI-USA Executive Director Edna Rodriguez announces board and staff changes, including the appointment of former RAFI-USA staffer Scott Marlow to the position of Deputy Administrator for Farm Programs at USDA - FSA.
The Fresh Bucks and Double Bucks programs prove that SNAP incentives drastically increase farmers market transactions and farmers market sales. Learn about RAFI-USA's accomplishments working with area markets in 2021.
Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) provides emergency funding and technical assistance to farmers and ranchers to rehabilitate farmland/ conservation structures that are damaged by natural disasters and implement emergency water conservation measures in periods of severe drought.
ELAP provides emergency assistance to eligible producers of livestock, honeybees, and farm-raised fish. It covers losses due to adverse weather or other loss conditions including blizzards, disease, flood, water transport, and wildfires.