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ABOUT US.

OUR MISSION

We are a non-profit Dedicated to achieving global food security by sustaining modern agriculture's leadership role in ability to meet the vital needs of a growing population. 

 

ENGAGE

EDUCATE

ADVOCATE

OUR HISTORY

Founded by support from Farm Journal Media in 2010, Farm Journal Foundation functions as an independent, non-partisan organization. Today, one in every nine people around the world suffers from hunger. Additionally, two billion people lack regular access to nutritious and sufficient food.

 

OUR VALUES

This is an element that you may want to think about adding as non-profits tend to add these to their sites and I'm sure you guys already have this in your messaging. Examples are Accountability: to communities, partners and to each other; Courage to innovate; Empowerment of educators, farmers, and students; Transparency: in what we do, cost, and impact. 

VALUE

VALUE

VALUE

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TODAY, 1 IN 9 PEOPLE SUFFERS FROM HUNGER

Over the next three decades agricultural productivity must increase by 70% to meet the nutritional needs of the projected global population. Most of the increased food demand will come from the least-developed counties, where productivity is currently low. Farm Journal Foundation works to advocate for U.S. leadership to support economic development in these key regions through agriculture. The Foundation works with key influencers to help them understand the value of support for agricultural development programs, investments in agricultural research and development, and global nutrition, to spur economic growth and global stability.

2 billion

people lack regular access to nutritious and sufficient food.

within 3 decades

 agricultural productivity must increase by 70% to meet the nutritional needs of the projected global population.

most demand

for food will come from the least-developed countries, where productivity is currently low. 

That’s Where Farm Journal Foundation Comes in at the vital intersection of global food security and agricultural research and development.

OUR GOAL.

To build support for U.S. leadership to support economic development in these key regions through agriculture. 

There is a clear & distinct connection between agricultural research and development, conservation, nutrition, and global food security, and the Foundation is proud to play a role in connecting the dots and facilitating important dialogues for farmers and producers, consumers, next generation leaders, and policymakers.

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HOW WE WORK

Farm Journal Foundation works to advocate for U.S. leadership to support economic development in these key regions through agriculture.

The Foundation works with key influencers to help them understand the value of support for agricultural development programs, investments in agricultural research and development, and global nutrition, to spur economic growth and global stability.

WE WORK WITHIN FIVE BASIC PILLARS

THOUGHT

LEADERSHIP

Identifying emerging issues in agriculture and developing thoughtful policy recommendations

CAPITOL HILL ENGAGEMENT

Developing champions for agriculture and achieving tangible systemic outcomes through policy and advocacy

COALITION

BUILDING

Bringing together change makers from diverse sectors to advance key issues

EDUCATION

OUTREACH

Engaging students, consumers,

and influencers about the role of agriculture in feeding the world

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Building capacity in the next generation to be effective leaders

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WHAT WE DO

We achieve these goals by...

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OUR TEAM

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