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Topic: Organic/Sustainable Farming

Certified organic farmers operate under a complex set of regulations that can be subject to interpretation, and their certification can be threatened by external circumstances. Organic farmers also enter into sometimes unique contracting arrangements. FLAG can:

  • Inform and advise organic and sustainable farmers about regulatory and contractual issues, including lease issues


Farmers’ Guide to the Farm Storage Facility Loan Program (6/27/2019)
Organic Farmers in Disasters - Flooding and Whole Farm Revenue Crop Insurance (1/31/2018)
Farmers’ Guide to the Minnesota Cottage Food Law 2017 (9/1/2017)
Floods and Organic Producers (12/30/2016)
Using Leases to Meet Financial and Stewardship Goals (Video) (10/28/2015)
Comments to the National Organic Standards Board Livestock Committee Animal Welfare Recommendations (2/11/2015)
Using Leases to Meet Financial and Stewardship Goals (9/10/2014)
Farmers' Guide to Organic Contracts (8/1/2012)
Emergency Conservation Program (9/11/2009)
Hushed Up: Confidentiality Clauses in Organic Milk Contracts (4/1/2008)