In moments of crisis, immediate interventions and resources offered by service providers are necessary and life-saving. We applaud these efforts from the bottom of our hearts. Because Agrarian Trust does not generally provide direct services, we’re sharing the resources of our respected colleagues.
General resources & information about COVID-19 and the food system (actively being compiled)
Find more general resources and community groups at: https://foodtbd.mobilize.io./network-groups
- Land For Good: Farm & Food System Resources amid COVID-19
- Midwest Organic & Sustainable Education Service (MOSES): COVID-19 Resources for Farmers
- National Young Farmers Coalition: COVID-19 Resources
Consider signing this petition from the National Young Farmers Coalition: “Urge your Members of Congress to Include Young Farmers and Ranchers in COVID-19 Relief Packages!” https://p2a.co/464WfEX
Farm Financial Assistance
From F.A.R.M.S.: If you are a small farmer in need of immediate financial assistance @f.a.r.m.s can provide a money stipend of no more than $500 to put towards your groceries, past due utility bill, medical debt, loan payment or seed/fertilizer purchase.
Learn more: https://www.30000acres.org/farmers-fund/
Did we miss your organization or resources you have to share? Please let us know in the comments if you know of other resources for farmers during this time!