At Foster Our Future become part of an audience of key decision makers, researchers, scientists and public/private stakeholders, as FFAR demonstrates how the domestic and global challenges facing food and agriculture can be addressed with research and science.

Join us for this exciting day by registering to attend on Feb. 5, 2019, in Washington, DC at the Ronald Reagan Building.

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Press can register for Foster Our Future by contacting Brian Oakes at

For more information contact Sarah Goldberg, FFAR Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs, at or 202.624.0704.

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The Foster Our Future hotel block is available at the JW Marriott.

JW Marriott Washington D.C.
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20004, US

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  • Advocates For Better Children`s Diets
  • Aerofarms
  • AgLanch Initiative
  • American Dairy Science Association
  • American Society for Nutrition
  • American Society of Agronomy
  • American Society of Animal Science
  • Andmore Associates
  • Animal Digestible Food Packaging Initiative
  • Applied LifeSciences & Systems
  • Arizona State University
  • The Aspen Institute
  • Association of 1890 Research Directors
  • Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC)
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU)
  • Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
  • Center for Innovative Technology
  • Chobani LLC
  • Colorado State University
  • Commonwealth Ag Strategies
  • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
  • Conagra Brands
  • Corn Refiners Association
  • Corteva Agriscience
  • Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding
  • Crop Science Society of America
  • Danone North America
  • de Lacy Executive Recruitment
  • DRD Associates, LLC
  • Earthjustice
  • Embassy of Australia
  • Embassy of Denmark
  • Entomological Society of America
  • Extension Foundation
  • Farm Journal Foundation
  • Field to Market
  • FieldWatch, Inc.
  • Fontagro
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United National (FAO)
  • Food Marketing Institute (FMI) Foundation
  • Foundation for a Smoke Free World
  • General Mills
  • Goldman Environmental Foundation
  • Gowan Company
  • Grow to Market
  • Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology
  • Heuristic Management, LLC
  • Holland & Knight
  • Illinois Soybean Association
  • ILSI North America
  • Industrial Ecosystems Partners, LLC
  • Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR)
  • Institute for Feed Education & Research
  • Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)
  • Inter-American Development Bank - FONTAGRO
  • International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC)
  • International Food Information Council (IFIC)
  • Intrexon Corporation
  • Iowa State University
  • Irrigation Association
  • Irrigation Innovation Consortium
  • Manna Fish Farms, Inc.
  • Marrone Bio Innovations
  • McDonald's Corporation
  • Meridian Institute|Agree
  • Michael Torrey Associates
  • Mississippi State University
  • Mountaire Farms, Inc.
  • National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
  • National Cattlemen's Beef Association
  • National Corn Growers Association
  • National Peanut Board
  • National Pork Producers Council
  • National Turkey Federation
  • Netzro LLC
  • New Zealand Embassy
  • Next Stage Partners LLC
  • Noble Research Institute, LLC
  • North Carolina A&T State University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Nutrivert
  • Oratel Diagnostics LLC
  • Pathsensors, Inc.
  • Potomac Grange #1
  • Pratt Industries
  • Produce Marketing Association (PMA)
  • Purdue University
  • Select Milk Producers
  • Soil Health Institute
  • Soil Science Society of America
  • South Dakota State University
  • Strategic Conservation Solutions
  • Strategic Partnerships Consulting
  • Supporters of Agriculture Research (SOAR) Foundation
  • Texas A&M University
  • The Fertilizer Institute
  • The Good Food Insitute
  • The Grange Foundation
  • The Kroger Company Foundation
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • The Ohio State University
  • The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • The Sugar Association
  • Trace Genomics
  • Tuskegee University
  • U.S. Botanic Garden
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • Union of Concerned Scientists
  • University Industry Demonstration Partnership (UIDP)
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of Florida
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of Texas
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Bio
  • Vulcan Enterprises LLC
  • Washington State University
  • Weed Science Society of America
  • William J. Nelson, LLC
  • World Wildlife Fund

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