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Friends of Family Farmers Rally at Capitol


Capital Press coverage from March 18, 2013 of FoFF’s rally at the State Capitol. Over 150 family farmers and their supporters attended the event. From the article: The members of Friends of Family Farmers visited lawmakers, set up a mini-farmers’ market in the Capitol Galleria and held a rally on the Capitol steps. Among speakers … Continue reading Friends of Family Farmers Rally at Capitol

Governor signs Farm Direct Bill into Law


On August 24th Governor John Kitzhaber was joined by FoFF President Kendra Kimbirauskas, Rebecca Landis of the Oregon Farmers Market Association, Anne Berblinger of Gales Creek Farm and Anthony Boutard of Ayers Creek Farm for the ceremonial signing the Farm Direct Bill into law. This bill signing represented a huge victory for family scale farmers … Continue reading Governor signs Farm Direct Bill into Law