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Family Farm Defenders 2020 Fair Trade Holiday Giftboxes Now Available! Order yours before they are gone!

Just “Say Cheese” Holiday Gift Boxes! Family Farm Defenders is proud to once again offer many giftboxes you can send to your family and friends over the holiday season. We are excited to offer award-winning Cedar Grove Cheeses along with … Continue reading

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Save the Date – Sat. Nov. 14th ! FFD Annual Meeting & 2020 John Kinsman Beginning Farmer Food Sovereignty Prize!

5:00 pm CST Virtual FFD Annual Meeting (all members and allies welcome)Including campaign updates, board election, and more! Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone.https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/564974725 You can also dial in using your phone.United States: +1 (408) 650-3123 Access Code: … Continue reading

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Beyond the Rural Urban Divide – Cultivating Solidarity in Tough Times!

By: John E. Peck, executive director of Family Farm Defenders (forthcoming article in the Fall 2020 FFD Newsletter) With a critical election on the near horizon, many media pundits (and online bots) have been busy fanning the flames of the … Continue reading

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U.S. Farmers Call Out U.S. Ambassador for Pushing Agribusiness Agenda and Attacking Agroecology at the United Nations

For Immediate Release October 1, 2020 Contact: Jordan Treakle, 202-543-5675, jordan@nffc.net Ahna Kruzic, 510-927-5379, ahna@panna.org A national alliance of farmers, workers, and fishers says agroecology and the human right to food are needed now more than ever to stop climate … Continue reading

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Why Family Farm Defenders Stands With Today’s Struggle for Racial Justice – and Always Will…

Family Farm Defenders stands in solidarity with our many allies at this historic juncture of the justice struggle in the U.S. and around the world. The police murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, MN and Breonna Taylor in Louisville, KY … Continue reading

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