Current Action Alerts
Take Action to Support Beginning Farmers and Farmland Access!
The Family Farm ReGeneration Act could help beginning farmers access needed farmland and prevent the loss of agricultural land to development, but we need your help! Sign this petition to the Ohio legislature now to show them you support the bill.
- Carolina Farm Stewardship Alliance
CFSA has created a short video that walks you through the steps of how to make an effective call to your legislator.
- Congress Lookup
Find your Congressional Representative quickly using your address and zip code. This requires your four digit zip code extension that can be obtained through the U.S. Postal Service here.
- Food & Water Watch
This nonprofit champions healthy food and clean water.
- Food Policy Action
Food Policy Action provides information on how members of Congress have voted on food and agricultural issues.
- FrackTracker Alliance
This nonprofit provides data, analysis, maps, and other tools to help the public understand the harms posed by hydrocarbon extraction.
- Land Stewardship Project
This nonprofit works to foster an ethic of stewardship for farmland.
- National Organic Action Plan
NOAP articulates a vision for the future of organic food and agriculture in the U.S.
- National Organic Coalition
This national alliance of organizations works to provide a voice in Washington for farmers, ranchers, environmentalists, consumers, and industry members involved in organic agriculture.
- National Organic Program
Find information about the administration of organics including the National Organic Standards Board which provides oversight and recommendations and holds two public meetings each year that provide an opportunity for public comment.
- National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
NSAC offers an online advocacy toolkit which includes information about visiting, calling, and writing your member of Congress, writing effective op-eds, and an overview of the federal legislative process.
- Ohio Environmental Council
The OEC offers an online advocacy toolkit which includes information about lobbying, writing and calling lawmakers, setting up lobby visits, writing Letters to the Editor, writing Op-Eds, and how to prepare and give testimony. They also organize a yearly Environmental Lobby Day.
- Ohio Food Policy Network
The Ohio Food Policy Network is a grassroots network that represents interested people and organizations in our state who share values and a common vision for the food system in Ohio.
- Ohio General Assembly
The Ohio General Assembly's website allows users to find their legislator and to find and track bills by bill number, sponsor, or keyword.
- Ohio Legislative Guidebook
The Ohio Legislative Service Commission has compiled an in-depth summary the Ohio lawmaking process and information about state government.
- Organic Farming Research Foundation
OFRF cultivates organic research, education, and federal policies that bring more farmers and acreage into organic production.
- Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project
This nonprofit supports members of the public who believe their health has been, or could be, impacted by fracking.