Latest Blog Posts
On the Virtual Road to Farm Aid
For over a decade, this time of year has marked the start of a road trip to Farm Aid. But as with just about every other gathering, that isn’t the case in 2020. No road trip with a van full of supplies, people, and seltzers! But there will be a Farm Aid! It’ll be virtual, and although I’m looking forward to this virtual Farm Aid Festival on September 26, I already miss all the hustle and bustle that has gone into getting ready for, being present at, and recovering from Farm Aid!
Seeking Justice for Justin Xaochay Thao
Like other Black and Brown people who have lost their lives while incarcerated for minor drug and other offenses, Justin Thao’s death was avoidable and senseless.
NFFC at UN for sustainable food, farmer rights
NFFC's focus on this international food and agriculture policy front builds on the UN North American policy consultation we attended last fall and as the fragility of corporate value chains and exploitative agribusiness models are exposed through the COVID-19 global pandemic.