The Emergency Relief for Farmers of Color Act isn’t just a COVID relief issue for BIPOC farmers. This aid helps rectify a systemic issue facing this group.
minorities in agriculture
Innovative farm immersion programs are possible when we look at our communities not as a divide between urban and rural, but rather as a bridge.
Agriculture is the foundation of life. Agriculture in America is the foundation of the country’s economy. However, its history is tainted with oppression and trauma. I often find it interesting when people question why everyone is still talking about “race.” The argument often states that we have to avoid speaking so divisively about the topic […]
The John Deere-led LEAP (Legislation, Education, Advocacy and Production Systems) coalition now has a website dedicated to advancing its mission.
Tapping into trends, we took on two topics that dominated the nation’s cultural psyche: the COVID-19 pandemic and what it means to be Black in America.
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.
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.