News & Updates

28
Feb
Northeast Regional Webinar On Proposed Agricultural Water Rule

 For more information on the Proposed Rule on Agricultural Water, see the attached fact sheet and this link. Click “en español” for a Spanish translation. https://www.fda.gov/food/food-safety-modernization-act-fsma/fsma-proposed-rule-agricultural-water The proposed rule is available…

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25
Feb
New England Leopold Conservation Award Seeks Nominees

Know a farmer or forestland owner who goes above and beyond in their care and management of natural resources? Nominate them for the 2022 New England Leopold Conservation Award®.    Sand County Foundation and national sponsor American Farmland Trust present the Leopold Conservation…

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2
Feb
COVID Housing Guidance For H2A Workers in 2022

As farmers prepare for H2A workers to arrive for the 2022 season, it is important to know the guidelines for housing them as the COVID virus continues to spread. MFBF met with the state Monitor Advocate and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) to confirm any changes to…

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