Join Tim Wightman on Sunday, January 18th, in Petaluma, CA to learn about dairy production practices that can help you produce high quality raw milk, increase production and reduce risk. The information and educational material offered in the seminar can be used by any herd size, can cross over to all types of milking animals and are complimentary to state raw milk programs.
VisionSupporting farmers engaged in sustainable farm stewardship and promoting consumer access to raw milk and local foods.
The Compassionate Relief Fund was established to provide financial assistance to farmers who supply locally grown food directly to consumers, have a short-term, emergency financial need not of their own making, have established and economically viable operations, and use farming methods that are supportive and sustainable to the land...
VISIT US AT THE FOLLOWING EVENTS:
Aspen Ideas Festival
Aspen CO June 25 –July 1
National Heirloom Exposition
Santa Rosa CA September 8-10
Sustainable Settings Harvest Gathering
Carbondale CO September 26-27
World Dairy Expo
Madison WI September 29 – October 3
FFA National Convention
Louisville KY October 28 – October 31
Have a Speaker from the Foundation at Your Next Event!
The Farm-to-Consumer Foundation is proud to offer several experts who can speak about local food issues, the future of food, food production safety practices, and rural economic development related to local food production. Nutrient-dense food and local community cooperation is the economic engine gaining momentum as we learn sound approaches for healthy families and communities.
Contact the Foundation offices for more details.
MissionBuilding the foundation for a sustainable local food movement.
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If you’re a student FFA member, write an essay about the role of sustainable agriculture in the future of food production in the U.S. for a chance to win a trip for you and a chaperone to your choice of one of sustainable agriculture’s largest conferences — either the: 2015 ACRES USA, or WESTON A. […]