Beth Hauptle

24 posts

It’s #FairShake for Farmers Week of Action

During the #FairShake for Farmers Week of Action, RAFI-USA is pleased to join a broad group of organizations in raising awareness about the harms of corporate consolidation in agriculture and in support of antitrust enforcement and rulemakings that support farmers and ranchers. Join us: September 20-24, 2021

Cattle Feeding

USDA Issues Guidance for Encouraging Strong Enforcement of the P&S Act

Last week the USDA issued a new Frequently Asked Questions page that clarifies how the USDA will enforce the final rule released by the Trump Administration on “Undue and Unreasonable Preferences and Advantages,” under the Packers and Stockyards Act (P&S Act). We thank the USDA for its attention to Packers and Stockyards Act enforcement.

RAFI-USA Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

RAFI-USA’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluation. This is the sixth consecutive time that RAFI-USA has earned this top distinction, placing it among the top 14% of all charities evaluated by Charity Navigator.

Connecting Farmers and Buyers

On July 13, RAFI-USA hosted a Farmer & Buyer Connect event at Piney Wood Park in Durham, NC. Learn more and see photos from this event.

Edna Rodriguez

Edna Rodriguez, Ahead of the Curve

In this staff spotlight, Executive Director Edna Rodriguez shares a bit about her background what organizational shifts have come about during her tenure, and her passion for tackling the issues that RAFI-USA faces on a daily basis.