Advocating for Cooperatives

Cooperatives provide critical services and economic power for farmers and rural communities. Unfortunately, these important businesses are often overlooked by lawmakers during the policy making process, threatening their success and the success of the communities who depend on them. Want to be a better advocate for cooperatives? REGISTER for the webinar and to learn how! [...]

Advocating for Cooperatives2020-08-24T17:28:35-05:00

Food & Agriculture Advocacy Workshop

Are you interested in learning about the food and agriculture research going on at Kansas State? Do you want to learn how to advocate for policies that promote healthy food and healthy farms? The Union of Concerned Scientists invites you to a workshop to learn how to use your expertise to advocate for food and [...]

Food & Agriculture Advocacy Workshop2018-03-20T08:50:31-05:00

Fly-In Elevates Farm Voices

By Olivia Taylor-Puckett As the 2014 Farm Bill nears expiration in 2018, many farmers and ranchers are concerned with the contents of the next Farm Bill and how long Congress will take to craft it. The importance of access to affordable healthcare, concerns of potential cuts to funds for a strong farm safety net [...]

Fly-In Elevates Farm Voices2018-08-17T09:31:41-05:00