October 31, 2019

Alliance Testifies Before Senate Panel on Water Management Technology

The Family Farm Alliance earlier this month participated in a Senate panel that discussed how increasing water security in the West could boost economic development. The Alliance’s testimony before th...

September 29, 2019

Farmer Lobbyists Advocate for Western Irrigated Ag in D.C.

A group of farmers, ranchers and water managers from five Western states made the rounds on Capitol Hill and met with key Trump Administration officials earlier this month as part of the 2019 Family Farm Allianc...

August 26, 2019

New Trump ESA Regs Look Good for Western Ag

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger addresses marchers during a rally by farmers, farm workers, and supporters to bring attention to the California water crisis –created in part by agency implementation of the ESA -...

July 29, 2019

Western Water Hearings on Capitol Hill

In March, the Family Farm Alliance – working with the California Farm Bureau Federation and Western Growers Association – transmitted letters signed by over 100 national and Western agriculture and water organizations, calling upon...

June 28, 2019

Alliance Supports Western Drought Resiliency and Water Supply Bill

The Family Farm Alliance earlier this month supported a bipartisan Western drought and water supply bill introduced in the U.S. Senate by Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CALIFORNIA), Cory Gardner (R-COLORAD...

Alliance, Other Farm Organizations File Brief in U.S. Supreme Court Maui Clean Water Act Case

Check out the May 2019 “Monthly Briefing”!

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear what many believe may be the biggest environmental case of this year: a dispute over which typ...

April 30, 2019

Alliance Sends WOTUS Comments to Feds

Proposed rule intends to clarify what are "Waters of the U.S."


In the April 2019 “Monthly Briefing”, read more about Family Farm Alliance efforts to engage in new rulemaking regarding the federal Clean Water Act (CWA). The Alliance...

March 28, 2019

“Crossroads” was the theme of the Feb. 21-22, 2019 Family Farm Alliance annual meeting and conference, which drew over 200 farmers, ranchers, water managers, conservationists, policy makers, and government officials to the Eldorado Resort in Reno (NEVADA). This Monthly...

January 31, 2019

 Annual Conference less than one month away...

In the January 2019 Monthly Briefing, read more about the 2019 Alliance Annual Meeting and Conference, which is set for February 20-22 at the Eldorado Casino Resort in Reno (NEVADA). “Standing at the Crossroads: Looming Dec...

December 28, 2018

President Trump Signs Farm Bill into Law

President Trump earlier this month signed into law the recently passed 2018 Farm Bill (H.R. 2) that provides similar levels of conservation funding compared with the past five years, protects subsidized crop insurance and does no...

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