2021 Model Farm Series Announcement – Updated 9/10/21

We’ve gone virtual! Join the September 17, 2021 field day online by clicking here: —————————————————————————————————— Dear Sustaining Member: The National Black Growers Council (NBGC) is excited to announce plans for our 2021 Model Farm Series field events.   The Model Farm Series provides in-field presentation of new crop production technologies and practices that are relevant […]


Surviving Droughts, Tornadoes and Racism

An African-American family has established a farming dynasty in Alabama. The trade war is just the latest challenge. The farm was started in the 1870s by George Bridgeforth, Greg’s great-grandfather, who had been born into slavery. The family has survived droughts, tornadoes and the bool weevil during the century and a half that successive generations […]