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House Farm Bill Vote Approaching, Please Read!
May 16, 2018May 16, 2018
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House Farm Bill Vote Approaching, Please Read!

The House Agriculture Committee has approved a Farm Bill that the House will vote on, likely this Friday, that further tips the playing field toward subsidizing large commodity farmers, away from small and mid-size fruit and vegetable growers. This bill fails to address the needs of our farmers and will increase hunger in New Jersey....

Stand With Family Farmers and Rural Communities
May 2, 2018May 18, 2018
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Stand With Family Farmers and Rural Communities

The House Agricultural Committee has voted to send a version of the Farm Bill including an amendment introduced by Rep. Steve King (R-IA) to be considered by the rest of House. H.R. 4879/3599, the “Protect Interstate Commerce Act” seeks to negate most state and local laws regarding agricultural production, limits consumer choice, negate the ability...

Action Alert: Save our farms, our food, our future
March 8, 2018March 8, 2018
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Action Alert: Save our farms, our food, our future

This year the Farm Bill is up for renewal and the time for a new organic and regenerative alternative is now.  Congressman Earl Blumenauer recently gathered policy and financial experts, environmentalists, advocates, and others to discuss the challenges of the Farm Bill and introduce his version, the Food and Farm Act.  The Food and Farm...