Veteran women bring a unique skill set and, for many, a direct need for healing and connection to the field of agriculture. Join us to learn more about active efforts to better understand and engage with women veterans in the agricultural community.
We’ve been told beef is “what’s for dinner,” but it also has a special place on the public plate. In this Free Range Conversations™ event, hear from farm-to-institution experts about what it takes to get more local farm products on the plates of students.
Learn from two of America's favorite markets on how farmers markets are a core part of rebuilding communities and local food systems from the impacts of the pandemic and what it takes to run one.
While farmers are often blamed for the West's water crisis, our region’s agricultural lands might be the only asset capable of putting more water back in the ground than it takes.
AFT discusses the power of regenerative farming practices to mitigate the impacts and adapt to the challenges of climate change, and some of the barriers to their adoption at scale.
In 2022, AFT will award over 100 grants of up to $5,000 each to farmers in New England. Listen to this Free-Range Conversation™ with American Farmland Trust event to have your questions answered LIVE by AFT staff who administer the program.
Expert staff takes questions LIVE while diving into the issues most impacting women farmers and land owners now and in the future.
Just this year, a historic drought and wildfire season has decimated farms from California to Washington. Join us for a live discussion with AFT experts about the future of agriculture in the West.
Staff from American Farmland Trust and Farmers Market Coalition discuss an exciting new partnership, the role farmers markets play as essential businesses and important community hubs, and preview the 2021 America's Farmers Market Celebration
AFT and MANRRS talks about their new partnership and creating pathways in regenerative ag for minority students & professionals.
AFT's federal policy team talks about what to expect from the Biden administration and new Congress.
AFT's Women for the Land team members Dr. Gabrielle Roesch-McNally and Caitlin Joseph talk about land, power, inclusion, resilience, and what's next for women in agriculture.
AFT's president John Piotti discusses the challenges facing producers in the U.S. and how AFT is responding to them.