Report on the 2020 National Organic Coalition Fly-in Lobbying, Annual Meeting, and Meeting with USDA National Organic Program Staff from Liz Henderson who Represents NOFA -NY

An important part of NOFA-NY’s policy work has been participating as an active member of the National Organic Coalition (NOC). Liana and Liz take part in NOC’s monthly calls and in the annual meeting and lobbying in DC. With the fly-in being on-line, we could afford...
Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Dear NOFA-NJ Community, Below from our partners at NSAC a communication on the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) The situation: USDA is preparing to distribute $16 billion in direct aid to farmers and ranchers who have experienced financial losses due to the...
What’s On Your Fields?

What’s On Your Fields?

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text] Chances are if you are reading this blog, you are a supporter of NOFA-NJ, are concerned about pesticide exposure, and buy organic food for yourself and your family. Given the prevalence...