Field to Market Brings Stakeholders Together to Enhance Sustainability

This week I attended the Keystone Center’s Field to Market (FtM) Plenary meeting in Durham, NC. I have had the pleasure to be TFI’s representative for this sustainability group for over two years now. FtM is one of many sustainability groups on the horizon today. Although I personally feel like there is a surplus of these groups that can result in the duplication of sustainability efforts, FtM separates itself from the crowd by having concrete deliverables and a diverse membership that collaborates well with each other. Continue reading


Field to Market Names Fred Luckey Chairman

New leadership position provides alliance experienced, dedicated leadership

Field to Market Releases New Version of Fieldprint Calculator

Fieldprint Calculator 2.0 Integrates NRCS Tools, Features Additional Crops.

Feeding a Growing Population that Relies on Ecosystem Services

At the farm level, Field to Market focuses on sustainable practices that enhance water quality, biodiversity and ecosystem services.

Learn more about Field to Market members

The Alliance is comprised of a diverse group of producers, agribusinesses, food companies, and conservation organizations.

Spring Farm Tour Kicks Off New Van Buren Conservation District Paw Paw Watershed Grant

The Van Buren Conservation District is partnering with The Coca Cola Company, World Wildlife Fund, Field to Market, and The Nature Conservancy to promote best farming management practices in the Paw Paw Watershed. Continue reading

Software for the soil

PAW PAW – A group of Van Buren County farmers went on a field trip Wednesday. Literally. Continue reading

Farm tour will spotlight “stop the slop” practices

The Van Buren Conservation District is partnering with four companies to promote best farming management practices in the Paw Paw Watershed.

Online program aims to solve soil erosion

PAW PAW – Farming practices that help protect the soil from eroding or blowing away have been developed over many decades, and can be as simple as planting a cover crop. But the latest tool in the soil conservation arsenal is strictly high tech. Continue reading

2010 Irrigation Show Announces Five Partners.

FALLS CHURCH, VA. (Oct. 25, 2010) – The Irrigation Association announces five show partners for the 2010 Irrigation Show: the American Society of Irrigation Consultants, the Equipment Marketing and Distribution Association, the Family Farm Alliance, Western Growers, and Field to Market: The Keystone Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture. Continue reading

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Field to Market National Report

This 2012 report presents environmental and socioeconomic indicators for measuring outcomes of on-farm agricultural production in the United States. The report analyzes trends over time at the United States national scale for each of the indicators. Part I analyzes environmental indicators for six crops, demonstrating trends over time from 1980-2011. Part II analyzes socioeconomic indicators for five crops. More...

Field to Market Additional Information

Get additional information about the Field to Market Alliance, including a list of members, our foundational principles, and other outcomes of the effort.