NYFC January 2014 Newsletter: FDA listens, Jobs, Legal Help, Events

  Thank you. Last month, 213 farmers and consumers joined NYFC. This growth topped off an incredible year: a dozen new chapters formed, we rallied nearly a thousand farmers and consumers to tell the FDA that organic and diversified farms produce the safest food (more on that below!) and we started to move innovative land access strategies that will help new farmers find affordable land. Our coalition has a lot to be proud of! Read... Read More

After Flood of Letters, FDA Takes a Step Back

Portland-area farmers sitting down last October to write letters to the FDA about proposed new food safety regulations. The FDA responded last month to the tens of thousands of comments that poured in last year by taking a step back in publishing its proposed food safety rules. Read More  Read More