AIM for Climate Gains Additional International Support

AIM for Climate Gains Additional International Support WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2021 – The Agriculture Innovation Mission for Climate (AIM for Climate, a landmark initiative to transform the global agricultural sector, now has the support of 30 nations, as well as the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Bill and Melinda Gates …

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FSIS Labeling Webinars, 2022 Census of Agriculture, 10 Year Celebrations, and new resources

+ more news from AGW View as Webpage Photo Credit: Chocolate milk from Apple Valley Creamery in East Berlin, PA Dear Dennis, I hope you’re feeling some hints of Fall in the air. This week’s update is full of resources and news, so be sure to keep reading for all the latest from AGW. Please …

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Grant Submission will begin October 15th, 2021, the deadline to apply is Dec. 15th, 2021

This is a great program. Do yourself a favor and read all about it and sign up for an Information Workshop Grant Submission will begin October 15th, 2021, the deadline to apply is Dec. 15th, 2021 Family Farms and Community Organizations working with family farms in the following counties are eligible to apply: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, …

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September 2021 🐝 Food & Farming Policy News

How is is local food and farming being affected on a policy level? View this email in your browser Dear Rebecca, Welcome to the September 2021 edition of The Buzz. Activity in the sustainable agriculture world continues to heat up, especially at the federal level. The CFSA Policy Team has been hard at work on …

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2022 Defend the Flock calendars – Order yours today!

The wait is over – the 2022 Defend the Flock calendars are ready to be ordered! Follow the steps below to place your order. Go to: https://mrp-woeis.secure.force.com/apex/WOEIS_PublicSite_Catalog In the middle of the page, type in the word “Calendar” in the search bar. You will see item # PA-2269, 2022 Defend the Flock Calendars. Towards the …

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Registration Open for Nov. 18 BRS Annual Stakeholder Meeting

Media Contact: Rick Coker (301) 851-4091 richard.s.coker WASHINGTON, September 29, 2021 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) will hold its annual Stakeholder Meeting on Thursday, November 18, 2021, from 1:00pm – 3:00pm (EST). APHIS is hosting this as a virtual meeting to ensure the …

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Organic Cost-Share Programs Available in NC

Apply for Organic Cost-Share Programs Certified organic growers in the Carolinas can be reimbursed for 50% of the cost of organic certification (up to $500) for each certification "scope" (i.e., crops, livestock, and handling) through state departments of agriculture (NCDA&CS and SCDA) or through the Farm Services Agency (FSA) for certification expenses incurred Oct. 2020 - …

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Bee City USA and Bee Campus USA galvanizing communities to work together to protect pollinators

View as Webpage September 28, 2021 Bee City USA and Bee Campus USA are initiatives of the Xerces Society. Thinking globally and acting locally, these programs provide a framework for communities to come together to conserve native pollinators by providing them with healthy habitat that is rich in a variety of native plants, provides nest …

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Education Scholarships and Bison Management

+ more news from AGW View as Webpage Photo Credit: Blue Ledge Farm in Salisbury, VT Dear Dennis, Happy Fall, everyone. I hope this update finds all of you doing well. This week, you’ll find updates about educational scholarships available for winter events along with updates from the AGW program. Let us know if you …

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September 2021: What Farmers Need to Know (+ 2021 Conference Info)

Here's the top news for sustainable farmers in NC & SC View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, Happy fall! The promise of cooler days ahead for carrots, lettuce, and greens is welcome. Here at CFSA, we've been working hard to develop new educational opportunities and resources for Carolina farmers, including our annual Sustainable …

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