Learn more about the federal, state and local policies that impact our region, and how you can get involved.
The USDA's Section 2501 Program is the agency's only farm bill program dedicated to addressing the needs of family farmers and ranchers of color. Applications are due July 29.
Last week the Senate Appropriations Committee passed their funding bill for USDA and FDA. Read what's in store for sustainable farm and food system priorities.
The House Education and Workforce Committee passed the 2016 Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act amidst advocate and lawmaker concerns.
RMA announced $8.7 million in cooperative agreements funds for projects that improve underserved farmers' access to risk management tools.
A report-back from our friends at the Organic Farming Research Foundation
Thanks to new federal rules, farmers serving local and regional markets will have more options to finance the storage facilities and equipment they need for a successful operation.
Organic farmers, ranchers, and handlers — get reimbursed for your certification costs.
Find out about key USDA grants to fund your farm and food systems work!
New England Farmers Union and the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) are conducting a survey of farmers to better understand how they use untreated or raw manure on their farms.
Study will provide new data on locally grown and sold foods.