Press Releases

April 2017

RELEASE: National Young Farmers Coalition applauds confirmation of Sonny Perdue as U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

RELEASE: Momentum builds for Young Farmer Success Act (H.R. 1060)

RELEASE: National Young Farmers Coalition applauds Montana House of Representatives for passage of Farmer Student Loan Bill

ADVISORY: New series of short films and blog posts profile young, innovative grain farmers

March 2017

RELEASE: National Young Farmers Coalition Rejects Threat to Rural America in President’s Budget; Calls on Congress to Protect the Future of Agriculture

January 2017

RELEASE: National Young Farmers Coalition Congratulates Governor Sonny Perdue

November 2016

REPORT: Short film highlights joys and challenges of being a young farmer in the arid West

July 2016

ADVISORY: Young Farmers to Discuss the Future of Suffolk County Agriculture

February 2016

REPORT: Water scarcity, climate change threaten a generation of young farmers in the West

June 2015

RELEASE: New Survey Finds Student Loan Debt is Exacerbating the Nation’s Farmer Shortage

RELEASE: Bipartisan Student Loan Bill Seeks to Recruit 100,000 New Farmers

February 2015

ADVISORY: National Young Farmers Coalition features up-and-coming women dairy farmers in a video series launching today

January 2015

RELEASE: “A Farmer’s Guide to Working with Land Trusts”

August 2014

PRESS ADVISORY: Sustaining Farming in the Arid West: Stories of young farmers, water, and resilience

October 2013

PRESS ADVISORY: Western Colorado Farm Hack Focusing on Drought Resilience

PRESS ADVISORY: National Day of Action to Save Local Farms

REPORT: “Farmland Conservation 2.0: How Land Trusts Can Protect America’s Working Farms”

April 2013

RELEASE: Republicans and Democrats Introduce New Bill To Aid Beginning Farmers

December 2012

RELEASE: Young Farmers Win in Proposed Farm Bill Extension

May 2012

RELEASE: Young Farmers Ready for New USDA Microloans

November 2011

REPORT: “Building a Future with Farmers: Challenges Face by Young, American Farmers and a National Strategy to Help Them Succeed”