The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) hosted Foster Our Future – cultivate.discover.grow. a first-of-its-kind event in Washington, DC. This exciting food and agriculture event featured:
FFAR’s Foster Our Future included interactive exhibits and inspiring discussions. Participants saw, heard and interacted with displays highlighting research FFAR supports and other scientific breakthroughs.
FFAR thanks our friends and sponsors who attended the event.
Stay tuned for more information about Foster Our Future.
Rose Barbuto, Executive Director of External Relations and Policy, Farm Journal Foundation
Julie Borlaug, Vice President Communications & Public Relations, Inari Communications Inc.
Jason Clay, Senior Vice President, Food & Markets Executive Director, Markets Institute World Wildlife Fund
Jane DeMarchi, Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs, American Seed Trade Association
Erin Fitzgerald, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance
Mike McCloskey, Chief Executive Officer, Select Milk Producers
Howard Yana-Shapiro, Chief Agricultural Officer, Mars Advanced Research Institute Fellow, Mars, Incorporated
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Please be advised that participants should refrain from discussion with representatives from federal agencies on the formulation, modification, or adoption of Federal legislation (including legislative proposals), a Federal rule, regulation, Executive order, or any other program, policy, or position of the United States Government; – the administration or execution of a Federal program or policy (including the negotiation, award, or administration of a Federal contract, grant, loan, permit, or license); or – the nomination or confirmation of a person for a position subject to confirmation by the Senate.