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Implementing Fair Practices On Our Farms

Working together, the Agricultural Justice Project (AJP) and NOFA—one of AJP’s four founding members—are launching a project to support the organic farming community in addressing our shared social justice values while striving for dignified living careers for farmers, our families, & the workers on our farms. Support our mutual efforts toward achieving a fair and […]

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Statement of Support for Migrant Justice Lawsuit

From the Northeast Organic Farming Association Interstate Council November 20, 2018 Over the past two years, NOFA members have observed with indignation the series of arrests in Vermont and New York of dairy farmworkers who have the courage to take action to improve working and living conditions on farms in these states. NOFA stands in […]

2018 Farm Bill Update:

Because our dysfunctional Congress did not pass or extend the Farm Bill by the Sept 30th deadline, the 2014 bill has expired. Most programs will cease to operate sooner or later but the details of each program’s termination depends on how they are funded: The two programs that make up nearly 90% of all farm […]