Our Family Farms

The Future of Soil

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Who We Are


Our Family Farms envisions a thriving food and agricultural system
with seed diversity and farmable land for generations to come.


We educate, advocate and inspire farmers, policy makers
and the community at large to support regenerative agricultural practices.



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    Register Now for The Future of Soil


    Upcoming Session:  Pesticide Impacts on Farm Workers, Consumers, and the Environment

    Featuring: Dr. Ray Seidler, Tom Hitchcock, Dr. Richard Fenske, and Lisa Arkin

    Tuesday, April 17th at the Medford Library

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The latest

Apr 10, 2018 - Modified: The Film (Canada | 2017 | 87 min.) is a feature-length documentary-memoir that questions why genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are not labeled on food products in the United States and Canada, despite being labeled in 64 countries aro...
Mar 20, 2018 - Now you can support Our Family Farms with purchases you make on Amazon. Register online and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile p...
Mar 13, 2018 - This Wednesday, April 11th from 6-8pm at SOREC in Central Point, Oregon! Since 2009, Friends of Family Farmers have traveled the state to hear from Oregon’s family f...

"Eating is an agricultural act." ~ Wendell Berry

Mapping the Movement to Create GE-Free Seed Sanctuaries

The jurisdictions shown on this map have created GE-Free Seed Sanctuaries. Will the town, city, county, or state where you live be next?


*Josephine County, Oregon passed a ballot measure to ban the cultivation of genetically engineered crops (Measure 17-58) on May 20, 2014. It was approved by 58% of the voters. The county was subsequently sued by a couple of plaintiffs who claimed that the measure was preempted and invalidated by state law - SB 863. That court decision is currently pending appeal. See Oregonions for Safe Farms and Families for the latest updates. Our Family Farms supports the right of all farmers to protect themselves against the threat of genetically engineered crops.