As Congress works on a new Farm Bill, SfL has been proactively communicating the need to incorporate IRA authorized climate smart agriculture (CSA) funding into budget baseline and oppose efforts to repurpose these funds into other priorities. To do so, we are helping farmers craft CSA testimonials encouraging members of Congress to protect the $19.5 billion for climate-smart agriculture provided by the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). 

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Solutions from the Land (SfL) is leading an agricultural renaissance through which innovative and entrepreneurial farmers, ranchers and foresters produce nutritious food, feed, fiber, clean energy, healthy ecosystems, quality livelihoods and strong rural economies. When you partner with Solutions from the Land, you provide leadership in solving global challenges like climate change and shaping the future of agriculture and forestry at home and around the world. Join us in advancing the multiple outcomes that successful agriculture and forestry can deliver.


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Agricultural Renaissance

The 21st Century Agriculture Renaissance: Solutions from the Land report gives a land steward perspective on how transformational, systemic change can meet mega-challenges faced worldwide. As farmers and other land managers, together we call for an agricultural renaissance and outline what we need to deliver high value solutions that will improve rural livelihoods and the planet.

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USDA Project to Advance Climate Resilience for Midwest Farmers

USDA Project to Advance Climate Resilience for Midwest Farmers

The United States Department of Agriculture is investing $10 million in an Ohio State led team to accelerate the adoption of climate-smart agricultural practices. The transdisciplinary team is comprised of researchers, educators and experts, including Solutions from the Land (SfL) leadership. The...

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First year at UNEA Successful for SfL

First year at UNEA Successful for SfL

February 2024 marked a significant milestone for the Solutions from the Land (SfL) team. For the first time, four SfL team members, President Ernie Shea, Co-Chairs A.G. Kawamura and Fred Yoder, and Board member Dr. Lois Morton intervened in one of the world's most influential environmental...

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Ohio Smart Agriculture:
Solutions from the Land

A Call to Action for Ohio’s Food System
and Agricultural Economy