Although Jon Jackson didn’t know anything about farming, after a decade of being challenged and intensely focused as an Army Ranger, he began Comfort Farms.
This ambassador for the Oklahoma Pork Council is upending pig farming stereotypes with young leadership Tre Smith is not a typical hog farmer. During a FaceTime call, the 22-year-old Black senior at Oklahoma State University wears a gray, long-sleeved Carhartt shirt. “Someone can be better than me,” Smith said, “but they’ll never be better than […]
FarmerJawn operates 4,000 square feet of greenhouse space on five acres of land. This land will support nano farms to grow produce for a corner store.
Heirs’ property owners have long faced injustice in America, and they still face it today. Understanding heirs’ property is important to ag justice.
What I admire most about my grandparents was their willingness to seek knowledge and take risks to start their California almond farm, creating a legacy.
The reason the current National FFA Organization doesn’t speak about the New Farmers of America is complex and wound into an uneven Civil Rights history.
Black farmers, Indigenous farmers, and farmers of color are integral to our food system at every level. Growing and Growth Collective supports farmers and growers everywhere.
By diverting the intended Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act funding from BIPOC farmers, we as a country are minimalizing the struggle of this group.