About Us

The Alliance for Food and Farming is a non-profit organization made up of farmers and farm groups from throughout the United States. The mission of the Alliance for Food and Farming is to provide a voice for famers to communicate their commitment to food safety and care for the land.

The Alliance for Food and Farming was formed in 1989 and currently has a membership of approximately 50 farmers or farm groups who represent producers of U.S. fruit, vegetable and other specialty crops. The membership includes a wide range of operations from very large to very small and farmers who incorporate a wide range of farming methods including conventional and organic.

The Alliance for Food and Farming is headquartered in Watsonville, CA and is staffed by a team of communications professionals. All Alliance for Food and Farming activities are overseen by a Management Board consisting of leaders from throughout the U.S. agricultural industry.

The Alliance for Food and Farming can directly answer your food safety questions, provide information as well as access to famers and other experts on a host of food safety topics. Whether you are interested in advancement in food safety practices, techniques on the farm or the latest University research, the Alliance can find answers to your questions. In fact, many of them can be found on this website.

You may contact the Alliance for Food and Farming by calling (831) 786-1666 or by e-mail at info@foodandfarming.info.