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The Latest from Farm Foundation
Farm Family Wellness Alliance Services Now Available to All Farm Families in the U.S.
A landmark alliance led by Farm Foundation has launched free, anonymous, online mental health and wellbeing services to provide a nationwide safety net of confidential and on-demand support to farmers, ranchers and farm families.
Agricultural Policy, Economics, and Diverse Farms and Farmers Virtual Conference
Farm Foundation seeks submissions of research papers at the intersection of agricultural policy, economics, and the diverse characteristics of U.S. farms and farmers.
Announcing the 2024 Ag Scholars
The 5th cohort of Agricultural Scholars features 20 applied or agricultural economics graduate students. The program involves a year-long series of learning experiences focused inspiring and training the next generation of agricultural economists.
From a Prairie Sod House to Dubai: A farmer’s experience of the UN climate convention
Farm Foundation President and CEO Shari Rogge-Fidler reflects on her experience at COP28 as part of the Solutions from the Land farmer delegation to Dubai.
2024 Agricultural Economics Trade and Sustainability Fellow Announced
Farm Foundation has named Dr. Sandro Steinbach as its 2024 Agricultural Economics Trade and Sustainability Fellow. Steinbach is an associate professor of agribusiness and applied economics at North Dakota State University with primary research interests in international trade and agricultural policy.
Four Gaps in Connecting the Value Chain from Farm to Fork
Farm Foundation President and CEO Shari Rogge-Fidler spoke at the Agri-Food Systems Summit at COP28. During her remarks, she identified four gaps which need to be addressed to unlock innovations at the farm level and fully connect the value chain from farm to fork.
Farm Foundation Forum: Defining Sustainability—Industry Leaders on Actionable Goals
This Farm Foundation Forum explored the frontiers of sustainability in the food system.
Post-Event Report: Building Beta Data Management Protocols for Soil Carbon GHG Quantification
To assist USDA in initial designs for their “Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Quantification Program,” Purdue Open Ag Technology and Systems Center (OATS), Semios, The Mixing Bowl, and Farm Foundation hosted the Building Beta Data Management Protocols for Soil Carbon GHG Quantification virtual “event storming” which took place on October 24, 2023.
Dr. Trey Malone, the 2023 Farm Foundation Agricultural Economics Fellow, attended the Global Forum on Farm Policy Innovation‘s first workshop on trade and sustainability and offers his perspective on three topics from the event.
Innovation in Gene Editing and Plant Breeding: A Look at Scientific Advancement and Consumer Perspectives in Food and Agriculture
The November 2023 Farm Foundation® Forum took place via Zoom on Tuesday, November 7, at 9 a.m. CT.
Farm Household Needs Directly Affect Farm Business Viability
On September 13, 2023, the Farm Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture hosted a one-day virtual conference, U.S. Farm Households’ Social and Economic Needs and the Future of U.S. Agriculture. The event brought together researchers, practitioners, and policymakers to discuss new interdisciplinary research at the intersection of farm household needs and the farm business and to exchange ideas to better support farm households and U.S. agriculture.
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Since 1933, Farm Foundation has united diverse perspectives and non-partisan objectivity to advance agriculture. We do more than collaborate. We motivate momentum to achieve tangible results that address the urgent issues facing our industry, including the following:
The stresses of farming have an enormous impact on farm workers. Farm Foundation creates practical solutions for all aspects of wellbeing, including mental, physical and financial health.Learn More
We’re examining how to best leverage new technologies, such as big data, internet connectivity, drones, DNA scans, gene editing and precision agriculture, for positive social and economic results.Learn More
Conservation and Sustainability
We build bridges with regulators, producers and consumers to create workable solutions that protect and improve natural resources.Learn More
Market Development and Access
From well-developed trade agreements to improved infrastructure, we’re bringing people together to make sure we meet consumer demand for food, fuel and industrial products.Learn More
Here’s What We’re Working on Now
Advancing Data Interoperability in Agriculture
We aim to scale the practical application of the digital exchange of information in ag production systems across the value chain.
Farm Family Wellness Alliance
Providing farm families with access to confidential, pre-paid, ongoing mental health and wellness services.
Trade Resource Center
Improve your knowledge and understanding of the key trade issues affecting food and ag.