The role of African Americans in shaping U.S. history cannot be over stated. Black history is American history, and it’s the history of U.S. agriculture.
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Agriculture Future of America is helping to equip college-age students to become allies for diversity in agriculture.
2020 saw a national reckoning on American race relations, and the history of Black farmers became a key piece of the puzzle.
Everyone should learn more about the influential Black women in agriculture who I look up to as a professional and hear the Black HERstory they each have.
Food is love. That’s how Amyrose Foll, the visionary leader at Virginia Free Farm describes her motivation to serve hundreds of meals weekly to Central Virginia communities surrounding her farm. Foll, an army veteran and indigenous farmer, runs VFF in Kents Store, Virginia. She has chosen a new call of duty — to protect and […]
John Deere is assisting the Federation of Southern Cooperatives in addressing heirs’ property and with the Regional Heirs’ Property & Mediation Center.